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Locking your PC
There are some methods to lock your PC: - Say "Hey Cortana, lock my PC" - Press WINDOWS LOGO + L - Take your phone with you when walking away from your PC (as long as Dynamic Lock is turned on and both your PC and phone have Bluetooth enabled)
Account protection: Set your strongest Windows sign-in
Set a strong sign-in and monitor account security in Account protections.
Meet Aruna and Rob: Keep connected with Bluetooth
Bluetooth connects Windows to things like audio speakers, mouse and keyboard, and many other handy things. Aruna Ravi and Rob Smith help make it all work together.
Easier navigation with Windows 10 tablet mode
Tablet mode makes it easy to eliminate the need for a keyboard or mouse. Traverse the Windows 10 operating system using touch as your main form of input.
Sign in to Windows without a password? Yes, you can!
Passwords keep our computers, apps and work safe and private. Windows does allow some relief from password overload by offering several sign-in options that don't require entering a password.
Tips of the day: Exploring and maintaining your computer
To see how much disk space is free, hold down ALT and double-click the icon for the drive in the This PC window. You can solve disk space problems by accessing Storage in Settings or Disk Clean-up. To free disk space, try emptying the Recycle Bin. Deleted files and folders are saved in the Recycle Bin until you empty it. You can use File Explorer to see all the file son your computer. You can use Paint (normally launched by clicking Start, scrolling down to Windows Accessories, clicking Windows Accessories, and then clicking Paint) to draw pictures and view bitmap files. When a folder is open, you can press BACKSPACE to open a folder one level higher. Use Preview Pane in File Explorer to preview a document without opening it by clicking a document. When you display files in the Details view, you can sort them by clicking the column headings. To sort the files in reverse order, click the column heading once more. You can right-click anywhere to see a menu of available commands. You can try many useful programs by clicking Start, scrolling down to Windows Accessories, and then clicking Windows Accessories. In File Explorer, you can set options to show or hide three-letter filename extensions. If your computer's network is set to Private, you can access the Network folder in File Explorer to see computers in your workgroup. Use the error-checking tool periodically to check a volume for errors. In This PC, double-click a drive while holding down ALT, and then click Tools. If you have an external hard drive, you can use File History to make copies of important files. Press WINDOWS LOGO + I, click Update & Security, and then click Backup. For security, you can lock your computer whenever you walk away from it by pressing WINDOWS LOGO + L. You can also take your phone with you and allow your computer to lock automatically; this is called Dynamic Lock.
Take control of your security with Windows Defender Security Center
Windows Defender Security Center puts you in control of your security protections, and recommends actions to improve device health and security.
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Under Dynamic lock, select the Allow Windows to automatically lock your device when you're away check box. Take your phone with you when you move away from your PC, and it will automatically lock a minute or so after you're out of Bluetooth range. (Note that Bluetooth range varies by devices.)
Dynamic lock enables you to configure Windows 10 devices to automatically lock when Bluetooth paired device signal falls below the maximum Received Signal Strength Indicator (RSSI) value. This makes it more difficult for someone to gain access to your device if you step away from your PC and forget to lock it.
Unlock the windows PC using Dynamic lock. Can I unlock my PC using the dynamic lock? the current feature locks my PC even if I go a little distance when I'm on a call with someone. and I have to keep unlocking the PC every time. Is there a way that it unlocks the PC automatically if I've been gone for a small amount of time.
Dynamic lock is designed to be paired for Windows phones. However, as time goes by it's also became well matched to Android devices. As of now, this is not compatible with iPhone even though it can be successfully paired to a Windows device. Nevertheless, making dynamic lock available to all phone models will be a great addition to Windows 10 ...
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