How to Adjust Color Contrast in Windows

Using contrast settings on your computer can heighten the color contrast of both text and images on your monitor. Increasing the contrast of colors can reduce eyestrain and make items easier to read by people with vision impairments.

Here are instructions to adjust the color contrast settings for the Windows operating system.

Adjusting Color Contrast using the Mouse

  1. Select Start and navigate to the Control Panel.
  2. Open the Ease of Access Center.
  3. Under Quick access to common tools, select - "Set up High Contrast".
  4. Under High Contrast, select - "Choose a High Contrast color scheme".
  5. Under Color scheme, select - One of the High Contrast options from the list - Then press OK.
  6. Under High Contrast: to turn High Contrast on or off, select - "Turn on High Contrast when left ALT + left SHIFT + PRINT SCREEN" is pressed.
  7. When using keyboard shortcuts to turn Ease of Access settings on, select one or both of these notification options:

    Display a warning message when turning a setting on for a visual notification.
    Make a sound when turning a setting on or off, for a sound notification.

  8. Select the "Save" button.

Adjusting Color Contrast using the Keyboard

  1. Press the Windows logo key+U.
  2. Under Quick access to common tools, select - Set up High Contrast by pressing ALT+U.
  3. Under High Contrast, select - Choose a High Contrast color scheme by pressing ENTER.
  4. Select a Color scheme by pressing ALT+C.
  5. Choose a color scheme from the list by pressing the arrow keys, then ENTER.
  6. Under High Contrast: to turn High Contrast on or off, select - Turn on High Contrast when left ALT + left SHIFT + PRINT SCREEN is pressed by pressing ALT+L.
  7. When using keyboard shortcuts to turn Ease of Access settings on, select one or both of these notification options:

    Display a warning message when turning a setting on for a visual notification, by pressing ALT+A.
    Make a sound when turning a setting on or off by pressing ALT+M.

  8. Select Save by pressing ALT+S.
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