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8 cool windows 10 Tricks and Hidden features you should know

Cool Windows 10 Tricks and hidden features :-  Hello friends, ever since the Microsoft has released windows 10, they rolled out number of updates for it. That being in the form of Anniversary updates, Creators update they have packed lot of new features with them. Hence windows 10 has number of hidden features and tricks that we should know. Today we are talking about this windows 10 Tricks and Hidden features.

8 cool windows 10 Tricks and Hidden features!

1. Night Light

Windows 10 Tricks and hidden features

One of the biggest drawbacks of digital displays are envision of blue light. It harms your eyes as well as body. Working late night on desktop might make you seek.  But now thanks to Microsoft for bringing Night light feature to windows 10 latest update. Night Light actually filters the blue light from the screen that can help you sleep better in the night. You can set it to your desired filter setting in the options of night Light.

2. Phone Notifications

Windows 10 Tricks and hidden features

Checking phone while working on PC might get bit difficult. Now you can simply sync your phone notification to your windows 10 PC. You just have to download cortana app from play store or app store, sign in and enable sync option. Similarly you have to sign in to cortana on pc and enable notification options in the settings. Now you are good to go. You can also reply to the notification right from notification panel of windows 10.

3. Automatic lock when you are away

windows 10 tricks and hidden features

Many times you forget to lock your laptop and you leave open. But with this windows 10 Trick you laptop gets lock automatically when you get away form it. To do so just pair your phone to laptop by Bluetooth. Now head to the accounts section – sign in options – dynamic lock.

How it works – whenever you get away with your phone from laptop, laptop will check the connectivity with the phone. As soon as phone gets out of Bluetooth range your laptop simply locks itself . Really cool😎

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4. Storage sense – Smart storage cleanup

windows 10 tricks and hidden features

There might be a cases where you run out of storage. With windows 10 storage sense feature your computer smartly deletes the unnecessary files. This includes unwanted cache files, files from previous updates, etc.  Just head over to setting – system – storage – and enable storage sense. You are good to go now!

5. Steps recorder

windows 10 tricks and hidden features

You could have come across the situation when you have to teach someone a task to do on a PC over a phone or texting. Well this is really an annoying thing. The best way out is through images which step by step guide. Yup, windows 10 is here for your rescue.

The latest windows 10 includes a cool step recorder feature, that records all your steps. You can just  launch steps recorder from cortana and hit start button. Once done hit stop button and windows will let you know what you have recorded in step by step manner.

6. Use Emoji’s everywhere

windows 10 tricks and hidden features

Using an Emoji’s is now an integral part of our social life. Sad part is that we can’t use them with the hardware keys of your PC. But wait,  Windows 10 has a great feature that you can use Emoji’s everywhere. Just hit right-click on a task bar and enable ‘show touch keyboard button’ . Now, whenever you want to use Emoji’s just launch the soft keyboard and use any Emoji’s you want. Is it cool?

7. Cool windows shortcuts

windows 10 tricks and hidden features

Windows 10 latest update includes lots of hidden shortcuts that can actually help you to type faster. Some cool shortcuts includes win+shift+s – selective screen capture, win+ arrow keys – snap the open tabs, etc.

You can create your custom shortcut as well with new Creators update of windows 10.

8. Bash shell

Now you can run a command shell as like in Linux architecture. This feature is currently available only for developers and you need to become a developer to use the bash shell feature.

These are one the top windows 10 Tricks and hidden feature as per me. I hope you liked this and found useful. What are your favorite features of windows 10? Just shoot them in a comment section below!

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