How To Change The Privacy Settings For Camera App In Windows 11

Camera app in Windows 11 can be configured to tighten its privacy settings. This means manually enabling or disabling the camera access as well as toggling the location info access. Here’s how to do that: Click on the search box and type in Camera to access the app. From the top left side of the Camera app, click on the gear icon. Then, scroll down to the Related settings section. There are...

How To Configure Device Usage In Windows 11

Windows 11 comes with the option of personalizing device usage. What that means is if you specify how you use your Windows 11 PC, then Microsoft will offer suggestions and recommendations related to that. Here is how to configure these device usage settings: Open Settings (Win key + I) and click on Personalization. Then, from the right pane for Personalization, scroll down to the Device usage section. By...

How To Use Focus Sessions In Windows 11

Windows 11 has a feature of Focus sessions. Through this, you can set a time block aside for productivity. So it is a countdown timer that can be enabled while working. It also integrates with Microsoft To-Do (Tasks) and Spotify. This feature is different from Focus Assist (which is also available in Windows 10). Focus Assist will turn off active notifications from apps and other items while Focus...

Change Graphics Preferences For Apps In Windows 11

In Windows 11, graphics settings can be configured individually for each of the installed apps. This is useful when assigning different graphics settings on a per-app basis. Here is how: Access Windows 11 Settings (Win key + I) and choose Display. Then scroll down to the Graphics section. It will display a list of apps and options for choosing custom graphic options for them. The default system apps...

How To Use Specific Troubleshooters In Windows 11

Troubleshooters in Windows are essentially small programs that can check and offer recommendations for fixing different system-related issues. So, as with Windows 10, Windows 11 too comes with a list of different troubleshooters. These can be run manually for diagnosing and fixing. To access them, open System Settings (Win key + I) and choose Troubleshoot. It will open the Troubleshoot menu. You...

How To Change The Position Of Windows 11 Taskbar

One of the biggest changes visible with Windows 11 is the position of the taskbar. It, by default, is now at center instead of the left side as it was with the previous Windows versions. However, it can still be changed to have it aligned to the left side as before. Here is how: Right-click on the taskbar and select Taskbar settings. It will open the Personalization > Taskbar settings for Windows...