How To Configure Dynamic Lock For Windows 10 PC

Windows 10 Creators Update comes with an option of enabling Dynamic lock. When this is enabled, the PC will lock automatically when you are away from it. The way it works is simple : Enable Bluetooth and pair your phone with PC. As soon as this paired device goes out of range, the PC will then be locked automatically. Here is how to enable it: Before turning on Dynamic lock on PC, from your phone...

How To Enable Typing Suggestions And Auto-Correct In Windows 10

Windows 10 can offer text suggestions and auto-correct spellings while typing. This can be enabled/disabled as needed. Here is how : Access Windows Settings (Win key + I) and choose Devices   Scroll down to Typing. For the software /on-screen keyboard, this option is already enabled. You can use the on-screen keyboard by typing osk from Run box (Win key + R). The text suggestions will turn...

How To Change The Default Search In Microsoft Edge

The default search engine in Microsoft Edge is Bing. However, when trying to set it to something else, Edge will by default not show any other options. This is because unless you have visited the other search engines using Edge, it won’t be possible to change the default search. It however can be changed to any other search engine that supports OpenSearch if needed. Here is how to change it...

How To Turn Off Detailed Status Of Apps From Being Displayed On Windows 10 Lock Screen

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Windows 10 lock screen ( Win key + L) can show detailed status of various apps like Calendar, Mail and so on. These can be turned off from being displayed on lock screen for privacy. Here is how : Open Windows Settings (Windows key + I) and Choose Personalization. From Personalization section, choose Lock screen > Choose an app to show detailed status. This will show the current app whose detailed...

Rearrange Quick Actions Icons And Customize Notifications In Windows 10

Quick Actions icons in the notifications area of Windows 10 are useful shortcuts for common tasks. These can be customized and rearranged if needed. Here is how : Access All Settings (Windows key + I) and choose System. Click on Notifications & actions. The layout shown for these quick actions icons is the one in use. To move these icons around and rearrange them as needed, click on them individually...