We all know that Windows 10 was released in July 2015. Microsoft Corporation has brought a number of updates for it within last 3 years. These windows 10 updates have brought numerous cool features to the operating system.
This also means that there are several hidden features and tricks in Windows 10. These features that you might have missed out on well, that’s what we are talking about today in this article.
Windows 10 Hidden features
1. Smart locking system Dynamic Lock for Laptop with Bluetooth
Well in some cases, you get up from your laptop to grab something from outside you will forget to lock your laptop right?
In this case, there might be a chance of someone will take a peek inside the laptop. This is where Dynamic lock feature comes into play.
Dynamic lock automatically locks on your PC when you are away. To enable this feature, follow this procedure.
Please note that this option is only available on Windows 10 Creators Update.
👉 Use Bluetooth to pair your phone with your PC.
👉 On your Windows 10 PC, select the Start
Windows logo Start button > Settings (Gear-shaped Settings icon) > Accounts > Sign-in options.
👉 Scroll down to see Dynamic lock option, select the Allow Windows to automatically lock your device when you away check box.
👉 Take your phone with you when you move away from your PC, and it will automatically lock a minute or so after you’re out of Bluetooth range (Note that Bluetooth range varies by devices).
2. Windows 10 PC storage Management
If you have a High-end windows 10 Laptop with an SSD, you must have face storage problems once in a while. Windows 10 brings a great storage management in the system page of settings.
👉 Go to Settings (Gear-shaped Settings icon) > System > Storage
Here you will find all the drivers in your laptop. You can just click on a driver, to get the specific details that on what’s using up storage on your device.
So, you can remove files that you don’t really need. There are also temporary files and you can just click on it to delete temporary files, downloaded files, some files of the previous windows version.
If you don’t want to go through the hassle of cleaning up these files every single one, then you can enable Storage Sence. This feature can delete temporary files and files that have been there in recycle bin for 30 days.