Windows 10: Apps with Settings and Personalization

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Apps

Open an App

Option 1

  • Click on the Tileclick a live tile

 

 

 

Option 2

  • Click on the Application in the main listscroll for applications
    • You can scroll to view more applications

 

 

Option 3

  • Search the Type here to search(Cortana)Search cortana

 

 

 

Jump to Different Apps

  1. Click Startclick on the letters
  2. Click on the top Letter
    • (#, A, B, C etc.)
  3. Select a letter
    • The letters available will be white
    • not available letters are greyed out

 

Search for an App

  1. Click Type here to search (Cortana)Search for an application
  2. Type the application’s name

 

 

View All Installed Apps

  1. Click Startscroll for applications
  2. Scroll down through the options

 

 

Close an App

Option 1close icon

  • Click Close

 

Option 2

  • Alt + F4

 

Jump to an Open App

Option 1

  • Click Task ViewClick task view
  • Click the desired task

 

 

Option 2

  1. Start Icon + TabStart + Tab
  2. Use the arrow keys to highlight the desired task
  3. Press Enter 

 

 

 

Uninstall an App

1. Click Start

2. Click Settings

windows then settings
3. Click System click System
4. Click Apps & Features click apps and features
5. Select the Application

6. Click Uninstall

click on application then uninstall

Settings and personalization

Personalize your PC

  1. Click Startpersonalization
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization

 

 

Change Background

  • Unavailable with school-issued computerschange background with options
  1. Click Start
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization
  4. Click Background
    • You can change the background and how it fits

 

Change Colors

  1. Click Startcolour options
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization
  4. Click Colors
    • Scroll for more options

 

Change Lock Screen

  1. Click Startlock screen options
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization
  4. Click Lock Screen
    • Scroll for more options

 

Change Start

  1. Click StartStart screen options
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization
  4. Click Start
    • Show/hide tiles, choose Folders to show

 

Change Themes

  1. Click Starttheme options
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click Personalization
  4. Click Themes
    • Change and update settings

 

 

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