How to Open Screen Saver Settings

You will learn how to open the Screen Saver Settings pop-up window in Windows 10 in this post. 

Furthermore, you learn how you can make a shortcut for it. Let’s begin.

Method #1

Right-click the blank space on the desktop.

Hit Personalize.

Hit the Lock screen on the left sidebar.

Click on the Screen saver settings link.

That’s all.

Method #2

Open the Start menu.

Type screen saver to see the Change screen saver. Click on it.

Method #3

Open the Control Panel.

Type screen saver in the search box at the top right.

You can now see the Change screen saver link. Click on it.

Method #4

Open the Settings app.

Type screen saver in the search box at the top.

You can see the Change screen saver. Hit it.

Method #5

Open Run Command.

Type control desk.cpl,,@screensaver and then hit Enter key.

The above command can be used in the following programs:

  • File Explorer address bar

That’s all.

How to Create a Screen Saver Settings Shortcut

Here’s how you can create a Screen Saver Settings shortcut on your desktop or File Explorer.

Right-click on a blank area of File Explorer or the desktop.

Select New > Shortcut.

Type control desk.cpl,,@screensaver. Hit the Next button.

If you don’t like the suggested shortcut name, change it. Click the Finish button.

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