Chromebook is a laptop which is based on Linux Kernal and it runs with Chrome OS. In 2011 Google has launched its laptop with its own OS and in the following year, it also launched its desktop version named Chromebox. Chromebook mainly concentrates on rapid processing and browsing. This laptop is perfectly suitable for heavy users and gamers. Basically Chromebook arrives with some default resolution settings. The latest Chromebook is designed with ultra-high-resolution and quad-HD displays. To experience the reality of the laptop, change the resolution according to the needs. Changing of resolution will maximize your screen space and helps you to see more at a time. If you are wondering on how to change screen resolution on Chromebook, then scroll down for more.

Change Screen Resolution on Chromebook
Change Screen Resolution on Chromebook

Chromebook with Chrome OS is famous for fastest booting time. As it is one of the latest OS, most of the users don’t know the customising options. So in this guide first we explain how to change the screen resolution on Chromebook.

How to Change Screen Resolution on Chromebook?

There are two methods to change the screen resolution on your Chromebook they are

  • Change Screen Resolution using Settings
  • Change Screen Resolution using Keyboard Shortcut

How to Change Screen Resolution using Settings?

To change the Screen Resolution from Settings follow the below steps

#1. At the right bottom of the screen Click the Time icon.

click on date tab
Click Avatar, Power, WiFi, Time

#2. Select the Settings Icon in the screen.

settings icon
Click Settings

#3. Enter Display in the search bar of the Settings page.

Change Screen Resolution on Chromebook
Enter Display

#4. In the search result, select Display option.

search display
Display

#5. From the Internal Display page, select and drag the slider that located next to Resolution. (Drag the slider to change the resolution)

Change Screen Resolution on Chromebook
Change Screen Resolution

Using Keyboard Shortcut

The user who doesn’t have time to do all the above-mentioned steps then follow the below given simple guide.

#1. To increase the resolution simultaneously tap the Ctrl + Shift and + (plus) keys.

#2. To decrease the resolution tap Ctrl + Shift and – (minus) keys.

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These are the simple methods to change the resolution of your Chromebook. Enjoy your latest Chromebook with advanced processing techniques. So if you have doubts in any customising option comment below.