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Easy Access to Some Settings From the Start Menu
If you want to get to certain settings quicker, you can pin some settings categories to the Start Menu from Settings. Here's how: 1. Press WINDOWS LOGO + I. 2. Click a button. For example, you could click System. 3. Right-click a setting, click Pin to Start, and then click Yes. Now, you can get to a setting from the Start Menu.
Minimize distractions with Windows 10 Focus assist
No distractions, no problem. Focus assist helps keep your focus on the task at hand.
Windows 10 makes wireless projection easy
Project your ideas, work, or personal photos to any wireless display with Windows 10.
Windows Defender team: Make security easier
Do you feel your information is safe when you’re online? Meet the Windows Defender team and hear the story behind the feature that protects you online!
What was the reason you purchased your first computer?
What was the primary reason you purchased your first computer and what year was it?
Windows 101: Use Windows key to unlock Search possibilities
Windows key unlocks tons of possibilities. Find computer files, settings, and more from your taskbar with Windows key.
Night light: Why Windows won't keep you up at night
The light shining from your PC screen does more than just display your work. As Windows engineer Tyler Donahue explains, one of a computer screen's eye-opening effects led to creation of the night light feature in Windows 10.
How to get the Windows 10 April 2018 Update
Windows 10 April 2018 Update is on its way to you! Learn about the rollout and how to get the update when you want it.
Windows forgetting folder type view settings (BagMRU size)
Why has Microsoft, after all these years, still not fixed the problem of Windows "forgetting" individual folder views? YES, I'VE CHECKED THE BOX. Requiring users to edit the registry when it would take ZERO effort for Microsoft to do it is just wrong. If you don't know what I'm talking about, Windows limits individual folder views to 5000. Once that has been reached, Windows will randomly switch to details view (or whatever your default is). You must add "BagMRU Size" to the registry and set it to a higher amount.
Windows 10 closed captions ease access to video
Many people find closed captioning helpful not only when watching videos, but also when using a PC. Windows includes several settings to make computer work easier when hearing is difficult.
Find settings in Windows 10. Content provided by Microsoft. Applies to: Windows 10. Select Product Version. Find your Windows settings in a snap! Select the Start button, then select Settings. From there, browse the categories or use search to find what you're looking for.
Most of the settings you'll want to change in Windows 8.1 and Windows RT 8.1 are in PC settings. You'll find settings for screen resolution, adding and removing devices, personalizing the lock screen, changing the date and time, and adding user accounts.
Use this URI scheme to launch the Windows Settings app to specific settings pages. Launching to the Settings app is an important part of writing a privacy-aware app. If your app can't access a sensitive resource, we recommend providing the user a convenient link to the privacy settings for that resource.
In the search box next to Start on the taskbar, type control panel.Select Control Panel from the list of results.. Note: Many Control Panel features are simpler and faster in Settings .
With Windows Startup Settings you can start Windows in different advanced troubleshooting modes to help you find and fix problems on your PC. Get to Windows Startup Settings in PC settings. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings.