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How to Calibrate Display for HDR Video in Windows 10


You will be able to play streaming high dynamic range (HDR) video when your Windows 10 device has a display that is optimized for HDR video and you have Stream HDR Video turned on in Video playback settings.

Starting with Windows 10 build 17063, the Video playback section in the Apps page of Settings includes a new tool that lets you calibrate your display for HDR video.

This allows you to change the way HDR video appears on your device, allowing you to find your preferred balance between details in dark scenes and details in bright scenes.

This tutorial will show you how to calibrate your display for HDR video in Windows 10.


Here's How:

1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Apps icon.

2. Click/tap on Video playback on the left side, and click/tap on the Change calibration settings for HDR video on my built-in display link on the right side. (see screenshot below)

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3. Click/tap on the Full Screen (double arrows) button on the right side. (see screenshot below)

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4. Click/tap on the Play button on the left side if not already playing. (see screenshot below)

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5. Move the slider to the left or right to calibrate the images in the video until they look the best quality to you. (see screenshot below)

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4. When you have finished calibrating, click/tap on the Pause button on the left side. (see screenshot below)

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5. Click/tap on the Exit Full Screen (double arrows) button on the right side. (see screenshot below)

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6. If you're not happy with how your HDR video looks, try to calibrate your display again. To Go back to default HDR video calibration, click/tap on the Reset calibration button. (see screenshot below)

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7. You can now close Settings if you like.


That's it,
Shawn