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Set up your device with the Windows 10 Out of Box Experience
Learn how to set up your device in Windows 10 to do what you want with the Out of Box Experience. Customize keyboard layouts, choose privacy settings, and Cortana assistance.
Cortana Speaker connection issues
I finally reached Microsoft Assure or Microsoft Support after two weeks of phone down time. The reason was to get help connecting my Harman kardon Invoke speaker. Usually not an issue. I keep getting a message during set up "I am having trouble reaching the service". Microsoft Assure or Microsoft Support knows nothing about any ongoing issues... Has anyone had similar issues connecting their Cortana speaker??
Is Cortana any help to you?
I have tried to use the Cortana function and I have found it more of a hindrance than help. Do you use this on a regular basis?
Get Windows to speak your language
Local Experience Packs make Windows speak your language. Pankaj Mathur shows how to get the language you want in the latest Windows version. Learn how to use keyboard shortcuts for typing accent letters in Windows 10: https://community.windows.com/en-us/stories/keyboard-shortcuts-for-typing-accent-marks-over-letters-in-windows-10
Quick Start Guide to Windows 10
Whether you’re picking up a Windows device for the first time or you’re a long-time computer user transitioning from Windows 7, here’s what you need to get up and running on Windows 10 quick and easy.
Windows Ease of access dictation for easy device navigation
Speak directly to your computer without a mouse or keyboard. Windows Speech Recognition allows you to get it all done without raising a finger.
Home Automation & Windows
Between Google Home and Alexa there is no shortage of 'automation' tasks available. Looking to see what MS folks are using their PC for in the way of home automation.
Account protection: Set your strongest Windows sign-in
Set a strong sign-in and monitor account security in Account protections.
A world without passwords for Microsoft account users on Windows 10
Go password-less with Windows Hello sign-in! If you have the latest Windows 10 update on your device, you can sign in with your Microsoft account and 'Go Passwordless' by toggling 'Require Windows Hello sign-in for Microsoft accounts' in Settings.
How can I change my user name on Windows 10?
I accidently put my user name as "user" and now I can't change it.
Add the Cortana mobile app to your phone for help when you’re on the go. Set a reminder on your PC and get it on your phone⁵ at the right place and time—along with your lists, calendars, traffic updates, and everything else Cortana helps you with.
Cortana Device Setup. This app lets you set up and control your Cortana-enabled devices, including the Surface Headphones and Harman Kardon Invoke. The Cortana Device Setup app will also help you connect your music, calendar, and email accounts, stay up to date with the latest software, and give you helpful tips to get started.
Cortana is a personal productivity assistant in Microsoft 365, helping your users achieve more with less effort and focus on what matters. The Cortana app in Windows 10 helps users quickly get information across Microsoft 365, using typed or spoken queries to connect with people, check calendars, set reminders, add tasks, and more.
To hide Cortana in Windows 10, November 2019 Update and earlier versions: On the taskbar, select Cortana, hover over Cortana on the menu, and then select Hidden from the side menu. This will also remove the search box from your taskbar. We don’t recommend hacking registry settings or similar measures, as this can make your operating system ...