How to perform a virus scan in Windows 10

How to perform a virus scan in Windows 10 OnMSFT.com March 27, 2019

Windows 10 comes with built-in antivirus protection in the form of Windows Security (previously known as Windows Defender). If you suspect your device has a problem, you can use the Windows Security Centre to run a virus scan which could ... Read more

How to change mouse settings in Windows 10

Surface Arc Mouse

Windows 10 gives you a range of customisation options for your mouse, so you have flexibility in how your cursor behaves. In this guide, we'll walk you through the available settings and the impact they have on your pointer. Before ... Read more

How to set your default printer in Windows 10

How to set your default printer in Windows 10 OnMSFT.com March 21, 2019

Windows 10's printer settings allow you to customise which printer is used as the default. This is the printer which receives your document when you press a "Print" button without having explicitly chosen a printer to use. Since the Windows ... Read more

How to hide Outlook tasks with a future Start Date

Outlook Windows 10

With Microsoft investing more resources into its task management apps, it's never been a better time to use Outlook Tasks. When combined with Microsoft To-Do, Cortana and OneNote, Outlook Tasks are an extremely versatile solution for managing lists, reminders and ... Read more

How to remove your Windows 10 Timeline history

How to remove your Windows 10 Timeline history OnMSFT.com February 28, 2019

Windows Timeline is a relatively new feature introduced with the Windows 10 April 2018 Update. It's enabled by default and keeps a chronological record of all the activities you perform on your PC – websites visited, documents edited and multimedia ... Read more

How to take a screenshot in Windows 10

snip & sketch, snipping tool

Although Windows has had built-in screenshot functionality for decades, Windows 10 recently elevated the screenshotting experience with its new Snip & Sketch app. Available only with the Windows 10 October 2018 Update and newer, Snip & Sketch replaces the old ... Read more