Windows 10 allows you to enable a Night Light mode (previously known as Blue Light) to reduce eye strain. When enabled, it makes the screen color gamma more comfortable for your eyes at night by reducing blue light. Colors become more warm and the backlight will be dimmed, so it eye fatigue will be less. Let's see how to configure this useful feature.
There are two ways to enable and disable the Blue Light reduction feature in Windows 10. One is a Quick Action button in the Action Center. The other one is the Settings app. In Settings, there are more options which you can tweak. The Quick Access button is useful for fast access this feature.
Enable Night Light in Windows 10
Open the Action Center using one of the following ways:
- Click on the Action Center icon in the taskbar.
- Press Win + A. See the ultimate list of all Windows keyboard shortcuts with Win keys.
Now, let's see how to tweak this feature.
Enable Night Light in Windows 10 using Settings
Night Light can be enabled and configured using the Settings app. It has a number of additional options there.
- Open Settings.
- Go to System - Display.
- Turn on the switch "Night Light" as shown below:
- Click the Night light settings link. The following page will be opened:
There, you can adjust the color temperature at night and schedule hours when the night light color reduction feature is automatically turned on.
The Night Light feature is very useful for people how have to use their devices during the night or in the dark. It really helps to reduce eye strain.