Top 10 Tips and Tricks for windows 10

December 30, 2015

Windows 10 is coming with such a great features. Up till now majority of people are using windows 7 because windows 8 and 8.1 are having very change format and the look was totally change so that people not really like that. Now windows 10 have same look like windows 7 but having some advanced features that makes people to use it. There are some hidden features that you have to know about windows 10

Every operating system has some new features that make it advanced from the previous version. So that people wants to use the new version. Now we are going to tell you about Top 10 Tips and Tricks for windows 10. They are not only the tips and tricks but they are the hidden features of windows 10 as well.

also check: Top & Best Hidden Features in Windows 10

also check: Top 20 Shortcuts used in Windows 10

Top 10 Tips and Tricks for windows 10

Set up GodMode



It is a new thing which holds a lot of settings together. It is too easy to enable. Just go to your root directory. Create a new folder anywhere in root directory. Then rename it by GodMode{ED7BA470-8E54-465E-825C-99712043E01C}. It will automatically create a new icon. When you click on it will show a beautiful and advanced screen of control panel.

Makes a desktop more stylish


stylish desktop of windows 10

Windows 10 allows you to make you desktop more stylish. The following settings must be followed to change your desktop and make it more stylish: –

  • Click on start
  • Go to settings
  • Go to personalization
  • Go to colors
  • Choose show colors on task bar and start menu

It can also allows you to pick a color randomly and allows the icons and apps to be at that color.

OneDrive integration


One Drive

One drive was basically used in mobile or computers to store important information securely in a single drive. It’s just like a drop box where you can store your important data and you can easily retrieve it any time do u want. In windows 10 this feature is built in. The big advantage is that you can use it everything in it even those things which you have never drag into the onedrive.

Use Maps Offline


Offline Maps

If you need to search for a place and the internet is not available at current time. Now in windows 10 there is an app for it. Just follow the following points to facilitate yourself with this feature as well.

  • Click on Settings option
  • Click on download or update maps option
  • Then select the continent and country you have.

Xbox streaming


Xbox by windows 10

Windows 10 has finally added such a great feature for the all gamers. Normally people have to play games to relax their self. Some of the people play simple games while some of them are professional gamers. They must need Xbox. Windows 10 having Xbox facility as well. Make sure you will have to enable it first before using it.

Record games and apps videos

You can now record you game and apps videos in windows 10 by using the game DVR function. Follow the following steps to record games and apps videos.

  • Press the windows key + G
  • Click “Yes this is a game box”
  • Then you will see options to manipulate the recording.

Turn Down Notifications

Some of the people gets irritated from the notifications they have. There is an option in windows 10 to turn it down and the will not pop up again. Follow the following steps to perform this task.

  • Go to start
  • Go to Settings
  • Go to System
  • Go to Notifications and actions
  • Turn of windows tips and specific notifications

Kill the Offices ads

You may get irritated with office ads. If you want to get rid of it simply right-click on Get Office in the Start Menu and uninstall it.

Shortcuts of Windows 10

Here are the some important shortcuts in windows 10 listed below.

  • Windows Key-Tab (Task View)
  • Windows Key-Right-Up (Moves app to top right quadrant)
  • Windows Key-Ctrl-Left or Right (virtual desktop)
  • Windows Key-Ctrl-D (new virtual desktop)
  • Windows Key-Ctrl-C (Cortana listening)
  • Windows Key-S (Daily Glance for weather, news, sports)
  • Windows Key-Ctrl-F4 (closes virtual desktop)
  • Windows Key-Up and Down (snap apps to top or bottom of screen or maximizes)

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