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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.
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.
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.
Account protection: Set your strongest Windows sign-in
Set a strong sign-in and monitor account security in Account protections.
Windows 101: Four ways to customize your taskbar
Maximize your screen workspace with these four easy taskbar settings.
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.
On your Windows 10 PC or Cortana app for iOS or Android, say, "Hey Cortana, pair my Xbox," and then sign in with your Microsoft account to link the skill. Note If you’re having trouble setting up the skill, try connecting to Xbox under the Connected Home section of the Notebook.
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.
Set up and test Cortana in Windows 10, version 2004 and later. 5/21/2020; 3 minutes to read; In this article Before you begin. If your enterprise had previously disabled Cortana for your employees using the Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Search\Allow Cortana Group Policy or the Experience\AllowCortana MDM setting but want to enable it now that Cortana is ...