How To Configure And Use Search In Windows 10

The search feature in Windows 10 ( keyboard shortcut: Windows key + S ) by default will automatically look for files and folders in your Outlook account as well as OneDrive. It also returns search results from the web with a moderate content filter by default. Categorizing searches: You can also directly categorize these searches based on what you are looking for by using various prefixes. For example:...

Configure Hardware Keyboard Settings In Windows 10 For Better Typing

Windows 10 keyboard settings can enhance focus while typing and make it easier. Here’s how: Access Windows Settings (shortcut key: Win + I) and go to Devices. Next, choose Typing. Go to the section for configuring the hardware keyboard. (For configuring the software keyboard or the on-screen keyboard, refer to this earlier article). To enable auto-suggestions and auto-correct, enable both...

Change Snap And Virtual Desktop Settings In Windows 10

Snap feature in Windows 10 is useful to maximize screen space by tiling and arranging open windows. It can, however, be disabled or configured further. Here is how: Access Windows Settings (shortcut keys: Win key + I) and choose System. Then go to Multitasking and from the section of Work with multiple windows, change the Snap settings. To disable it completely, turn off the option of Snap windows....

How To Use Color Filters In Windows 10

Windows 10 display settings include Color filters for adjusting to light sensitivity and color blindness. These filters can be selected as needed to make using Windows 10 easy on the eyes. Here is how: Access Settings (shortcut: Win key + I) and choose Ease of Access. Then select Color filters. To use them, enable the option of turning it on and also enable the keyboard shortcut for that (Win key...

Pause Windows Updates And Automatically Set Active Hours With The Windows 10 May 2019 Feature Update

With the Windows 10 May 2019 feature update 1903 (also codenamed 19H1), Windows 10 users can now manage how the updates are scheduled and installed. This is by allowing delaying of updates upto a period of 35 days. Here are the new changes in 19H1 for Windows 10 updates that are visible once this feature update is installed: Access Windows Settings (shortcut keys: Windows key + I) > Update &...

Quickly View Saved Wi-Fi Passwords In Windows 10

If you have forgotten your Wi-Fi password in Windows 10, you can view it through any other Windows 10 PC that is using the same network. This can be done either directly using the command prompt or through Windows Settings. Here is how: Using the command prompt: This is obviously a lot quicker. Open Windows command prompt (Win key + R and type cmd) or search for command prompt...