How To View Per App Data Usage And Set Data Limits In Windows 10

Windows 10 can list the data usage per app and also set limits on network data consumption similar to that in Windows 8. If you are looking for a third party tool that can monitor the total network bandwidth, NetWorx can be useful. Here is how to manage data usage in Windows 10 : Access Windows Settings (Windows key + I) and go to Network & Internet. To know the data usage...

How To Use Learning Tools In Microsoft Edge

Windows 10 October 2018 updates has enhancements for using Learning tools in Edge browser. Here is how to use them : Click on the book icon/Reading view when browsing websites in Edge. This will change the webpage view to Reading view. Then click on Learning tools. There are three sections for this : Text options, Grammar tools and Reading preferences. Text options : Over here,...

Configure Per App Sound Settings In Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with built-in support for multiple audio stream playback on a per app basis. What this means is if you have speakers as well as headphones, you can choose which to use as per the apps and adjust the playback volume for each of them. So, suppose to watch online content in Firefox using headphones while using the speakers when playing PC games, this can be configured without having...

Minimize Distractions Using Focus Assist In Windows 10

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Quiet hours which is now known as Focus assist in Windows 10 is useful to minimize unwanted notifications. With notifications being displayed for apps, mails and so on, it can be distracting to manage them when focusing on a specific task. Focus assist can be useful here. When enabled, you won’t see any of these notifications due to it. You can quickly turn it on by right clicking...

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 turn...

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...