Using the Alt + Enter keyboard shortcut is the easiest way to enter full-screen mode in your games. This hotkey is compatible with nearly every game on Windows. Hence, it's the first thing you should try. Pressing Alt + Enter again will switch your game back to windowed mode.
How do I full screen a game?
For most apps and games, you can use the standard Alt+Enter combination. Simply press and hold the two buttons simultaneously, and your app/game will automatically go full-screen. If you want to exit the full-screen mode, use the same combination.
Why isn’t my game full screen?
Go to the Options / Menu / Settings inside the game (not all games have this). Select Full-Screen On (or Off). This might resolve the issue. You will want to be sure that you have the first item set to 100% or whatever is recommended for your computer.
Why is my F11 not working?
Make Sure the Fn Keys Are Not Locked On your keyboard, look for an Fn, F lock, or F Mode key. Depending on your laptop, you should press for one time or press and hold for a few seconds. If this didn't work, press the Fn and Esc keys at the same time.
What is the hotkey for fullscreen mode?
Using the F11 key on your computer's keyboard will let you both enter and exit full-screen mode in many applications. If you use a laptop, you might need to press Fn + F11 to activate this keyboard shortcut.
Is there a way to force full screen?
Use a Simple Keyboard Shortcut. The first and simplest method on how to fullscreen a game is to using the Alt + Enter keyboard shortcuts while playing games. This method is suitable for most games, while enables the games to switch between windowed mode and fullscreen mode.
How do I maximize my computer screen?
When your window is selected as active in Task bar, you can use a Windows key combination to move your window on your screen. Press Windows keyboard button + any keyboard arrow buttons to move your window. WIN + Up: Maximize full screen.
How do I maximize my screen?
Maximize Window using Taskbar Menu
Press and hold the Shift key.
Right click on the window's taskbar icon. ( see screenshot below)