[Solved] Stretched Screen Issues for Windows 10

By Camilla Mo in Graphic Issues Tags: Windows 10

If your computer screen is stretched on Windows 10, don’t worry. The problem can be caused by incorrect resolution configuration or the faulty Graphics drivers. Just use the solutions in this post to fix the problem.

We’ve included two possible solution:

  1. Check display settings
  2. Update the graphics driver


Solution 1: check display settings

The stretched screen issue can be caused by faulty display settings. Follow the steps below to check the display settings.

1) Right-click the desktop and click Display settings on the context menu.

2) Click Advanced display settings.

resolution advanced display settings

3) Be sure the resolution is set at the recommended level. If not, change it to the recommended solution.

recommended resolution windows 10

4) Reboot your PC and check to see if the problem is resolved.

If the problem persists, you can try to update the graphics card driver.


Solution 2: Update the graphics driver

If steps above doesn’t resolve the problem, try to update the graphics card drivers.

If you don’t have the time, patience or computer skills to update the drivers manually, you can do it automatically with Driver Easy.

Driver Easy will automatically recognize your system and find the correct drivers for it. You don’t need to know exactly what system your computer is running, you don’t need to risk downloading and installing the wrong driver, and you don’t need to worry about making a mistake when installing.

You can update your drivers automatically with either the FREE or the Pro version of Driver Easy. But with the Pro version it takes just 2 clicks (and you get full support and 30-day money back guarantee):

1) Download and install Driver Easy.

2) Run Driver Easy and click Scan Now. Driver Easy will then scan your computer and detect any problem drivers.

3) Click the Update button next to the graphics card driver to automatically download and install the correct version of this driver (you can do this with the FREE version).

Or click Update All to automatically download and install the correct version of all the drivers that are missing or out of date on your system (this requires the Pro version – you’ll be prompted to upgrade when you click Update All).

If you need further assistance, please feel free to contact Driver Easy support at support@drivereasy.com. They’d be happy to assist you. Remember to attach the URL of this article so they could assist you better.

Hope the solutions above help you fix the stretched screen issue in Windows 10. If you have any questions, please comment below. We’d love to hear of any suggestions. 🙂