How to Make a Dell Laptop Screen Larger

By Kristin Jaroma

Dell laptops, like most brands, allow a user to adjust the size of the display screen. There are various reasons for making the laptop screen larger, such as reducing eye strain, accommodating more open windows at one time and enhancing the appearance of content. The process of making the screen larger can be done quickly.

Step 1

Right-click anywhere on the desktop.

Step 2

Click "Properties."

Step 3

Click the "Settings" tab.

Step 4

Move the "Screen Resolution" slider to increase or decrease the screen resolution.

Step 5

Click "Apply" to view the changes and determine if they are satisfactory. If not, re-adjust the "Screen Resolution" slider.

Step 6

Click "OK" when the screen setting is satisfactory to implement the changes.