How to Open Screen Saver Settings in Windows 10

In this post, we will see diverse ways to open screen saver settings in Windows 10. Let us begin.

Open Screen Saver Settings

Method #1

Open lock screen settings. Click on Screen saver settings link.

Method #2

Open Start menu. Type screen saver. Now, you can see the Change screen saver in the search results. Hit it.

Method #3

Launch Run. In it, type control desk.cpl,,@screensaver. Hit Enter key.

You can use the above command in the following programs: Task Manager (you need to hit File > Run new task to use the command), address toolbar, the address bar of File Explorer, and Command Prompt.

Method #4

Open Control Panel. In the search box, type screen and then press Enter key.

Now, you can see Change screen saver link in the search results. Hit it.

Create a Screen Saver Settings Shortcut

Here, we will see the steps to create a screen saver settings shortcut in the Windows 10 desktop.

But remember that the steps are the same for creating a shortcut on File Explorer. Let us start.

Step 1: Right-click on your desktop’s blank area.

Step 2: Hover your mouse over “New.” Hit “Shortcut.”

Step 3: In the “Create Shortcut” pop-up, type control desk.cpl,,@screensaver. Hit the “Next” button.

Step 4: Provide the name for the shortcut as per your liking.

Step 5: Click on the “Finish” button.