Join David Rivers for an in-depth discussion in this video Customizing privacy options, part of Windows 10: Tips and Tricks.
- Have you ever been browsing the web,…and suddenly ads pop up,…and those ads are relevant to you and your location?…Or maybe you're working in an app,…or playing a game, and those little ads that pop up, again,…are relevant to you and where you live.…Well, how did the apps know that information?…Well, it's a privacy setting that you have full control over…and privacy settings allow you to either choose…to let that information out or not.…That's what we're going to look at right now.…
Let's open up our Settings using the "Windows" key…plus the letter "i".…"Windows" key, "i" is the keyboard shortcut…to open up Settings.…Next we'll go to Privacy, click there.…Notice all of the Privacy categories…down the left-hand side.…There's a few important ones we should talk about.…Here under General, you'll notice…that we can change any of these Privacy options,…which might be turned on without your knowledge.…For example, did you know you have an advertising ID…for experiences across apps?…So you might be playing a game,…and that ad pops up based on your…
- Customizing the startup environment
- Running multiple virtual desktops
- Saving files to PDF
- Locking your screen
- Enabling "God mode"
- Configuring automatic app updates
- Enabling Tablet mode on a PC
- Fine-tuning power settings
- Working with time-saving apps, tools, and utilities
Skill Level Intermediate
1. The Top 10
2. Keyboard Shortcuts
3. Efficiency Tips
4. Display Tips
5. Performance Tips
6. Useful Apps, Tools, and Utilities
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