How to Fix Black Video Screen in Windows

Windows operating system is one of the most popular and reliable OS in the world with the help of which you can complete many personal or professional works properly. But sometimes while you try to play a video in your Windows computer using the inbuilt media player or other video player then you may get nothing but a Black video screen in Windows. It is the worst situation that you face while playing videos. After the occurring of this error in your computer you cannot be able to do other tasks also. So it is very important to fix black screen in Windows or remove black screen of death error in Windows computer as soon as possible. You can go through the manual or automatic solution given in the page to complete the troubleshooting. We recommend you to use Advanced System Repair tool to fix the entire errors automatically in your Windows.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Symptoms –

Some of the common symptoms that you can see after prompting of Black video screen in Windows computer are slow performance of the computer, occurring of a black screen of death Window, unable to perform other tasks as installation of new applications, opening of other programs, accessing computer properly, etc. You will also see sudden shutdown, system sticking, screen freezing, etc. while you get this error.

Causes –

You can remove black screen of death error issue in your Windows only if you have a vast idea about the causes for the error. So, main causes responsible for the popping up of the error are incomplete installation of Windows OS, corrupt or incompatible or outdated video driver and video adaptor, virus infections, incorrect Windows registry entries, misconfigured Windows system files, missing DLL, etc.

How to fix Black video screen in Windows –

You can fix black screen in Windows or remove black screen of death error in your computer with the help of the following manual method:

  1. Go to the Tools menu and click on Options. You will get the Options dialog box.
  2. Click the Performance tab here.
  3. Click Advanced in the Video acceleration
  4. Go to the Video Acceleration Settings dialog box and click to clear the check box for Use Overlays.
  5. Now check that the video is playing back correctly or not. If the video does not play back correctly using Windows Media Player then move to step 6.
  6. Go to the Video Acceleration Settings dialog box and click to clear the check box for Use High Quality Mode.
  7. Now check that the video is playing back properly or not.

You will now see that your video is playing back properly and you are not getting black video screen in Windows now. But going through this manual method is not an easy task. To apply this method you should have a deep technical knowledge. You can also use Advanced System Repair tool if you are not easy with manual method.


Compatible with the Windows 8 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit Operating System, Windows Vista 32-bit and 64-bit, Windows XP 32-bit
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Advanced System Repair tool will help you to troubleshoot the whole Windows errors and corruption automatically in the Windows computer. The tool will first scan the entire computer after launching and then it will remove the virus and repair the corruptions completely. The tool will then improve the productivity of the computer proficiently.

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