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In Settings/Personalization/Colors, the choice greyed out
Windows 10 will not let me change the colors of the Start, Taskbar and action center. That choice on the Personalization/Colors page of Settings is greyed out.

10/14/2019

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What can we do to improve your experience with our website
What can we do to improve your experience with the Windows Community website? What would you like to see, read or get more information on?

10/14/2019

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What's your favorite Windows 10 keyboard shortcut?
What's your favorite or your go-to Windows 10 keyboard shortcut?

10/14/2019

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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...

10/14/2019

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https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17142

Learn how to find and change settings in Windows 10. 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.

https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/uwp/launch-resume/launch-settings-app

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.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/13767

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.

https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/help/17076

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.

https://docs.microsoft.com/.../devices/enterprise-state-roaming-windows-settings-reference

Windows settings generally sync by default, but some settings are only backed up, such as the list of installed applications on a device. Backup is for mobile devices only and currently not available for Enterprise State Roaming users. Backup uses a Microsoft account and stores the settings and application data into OneDrive.