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Simply Windows Videos: Tips for using virtual desktops and getting connected

The newest “Simply Windows” videos are now available, focusing on tips for working with virtual desktops and connecting to Wi-Fi and Bluetooth devices.  If you’re new to Windows 10 or want to learn more about how to get the most out of it, this video series can help you get up to speed. And as writers in the series have had to work from home, like many people, they’re sharing their remote experiences in these newer episodes …

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Latest ‘Simply Windows’ video can help you make your PC easier to use

The newest “Simply Windows” video is now available, focusing on ways to customize the settings on your PC.  If you’re new to Windows 10 or want to learn more about how to get the most out of it, this video series can help you get up to speed on using it.  In this episode, writers Jackie Tidwell and Doug Thomas help viewers change the size of text in Windows 10, increase contrast …

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Windows 10 Tip: Text suggestions expands language support

Editor’s note: We’re back with the latest batch of weekly Windows 10 tips posts, which highlight some of the many helpful features that come with the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make your daily life easier with a streamlined update process, as well as clean and simple experiences for your desktop. Text suggestions for the hardware keyboard …

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Windows 10 Tip: Streamline your tasks using Microsoft To-Do

Editor’s note: We’re back with the summer batch of weekly Windows 10 tips posts, which highlight some of the many helpful features that come with the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make your daily life easier with a streamlined update process, as well as clean and simple experiences for your desktop. Your lists and reminders from across …

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Windows 10 Tip: Streamlined Windows Hello PIN reset experience

Editor’s note: We’re back with the summer batch of weekly Windows 10 tips posts, which highlight some of the many helpful features that come with the Windows 10 May 2019 Update. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make your daily life easier with a streamlined update process, as well as clean and simple experiences for your desktop.  We know remembering a PIN can be tricky, so thanks to the Windows 10 May 2019 …

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New to Windows 10? Check out ‘Simply Windows’ videos to get up to speed

If you’re new to Windows 10 or want to learn more about how to get the most out of it, there’s now a video series to help you get up to speed on using it: “Simply Windows.” The first five episodes are now available on a playlist, with more to follow in the coming weeks. Writers serve as friendly hosts to walk you through tasks …

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Windows 10 Tip: Create new events from the taskbar

Editor’s note: We’re back with the latest weekly Windows 10 tips posts, which highlight some of the many helpful features that come with the Windows 10 November 2019 Update. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make your daily life easier with a streamlined update process, as well as clean and simple experiences for your desktop. If you click on the date and time …

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Latest ‘Simply Windows’ Video: How to Use Quick Assist

The newest “Simply Windows” video is now available, focusing on Microsoft Quick Assist, an app in Windows 10 that enables two people to share a computer over a remote connection so that one can solve problems on the other’s computer. If you’re new to Windows 10 or want to learn more about how to get the most out of it, this video series can help …

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Latest ‘Simply Windows’ episode: Tips for better video chats

The newest “Simply Windows” video is now available, focusing on tips for better video chats, something more people seem to be doing since so many more are working from home now.  If you’re new to Windows 10 or want to learn more about how to get the most out of it, this video series can help you get up to speed.  In another “work from home edition” of the series, writer Doug Thomas offers advice on …

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Windows 10 Tip: New Manage notifications button at the top of the Action Center

Editor’s note: We’re back with the latest weekly Windows 10 tips posts, which highlight some of the many helpful features that come with the Windows 10 November 2019 Update. We’ve been working hard behind the scenes to make your daily life easier with a streamlined update process, as well as clean and simple experiences for your desktop.  Did you know you can now go to the “Notifications & actions” settings page directly from the Action Center? This update adds a “Manage notifications” button to …

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