Troubleshooting black or blank screens in Windows 10

Applies to: Windows 10

If you experience a black or blank screen on your Windows 10 device, try the following:

  • To wake the screen, use one of the following keyboard shortcuts: Windows logo key  + P or Ctrl + Alt + Del.
  • For a black screen, use the following keyboard shortcut: Windows logo key  + Ctrl + Shift + B.
  • For more info, see Troubleshoot black screen issues on Windows 10.