Search for help

Need a hand with Windows 10? Type a keyword or question in the search box on the taskbar, and you'll find help from Microsoft and Cortana.

Find it fast

If you don't know where to find a setting or feature you want, there's a good chance a single word will get you there. For example, type sleep and you'll be pointed to your PC sleep settings. Or type uninstall to find where you can view or uninstall apps.

Search for settings

Quick answers

For some of the most-asked questions about Windows, Cortana can find the answer. Type a question such as How do I delete my browsing history or How to use multiple desktops in Windows 10, and then select the result that says Help from Microsoft. Give it a try.

Quick answers from Cortana

Can't find an answer on your PC? Select a web result to find an answer from Bing, or get more help online at


Article ID: 17192 - Last Review: Sep 7, 2016 - Revision: 14