Introducing Microsoft Phone Link and Link to Windows
The Link to Windows app is preinstalled on select Samsung, HONOR, and Surface Duo devices that are running Android 9.0 or later. On such devices, you can find the Link to Windows app under the Quick Settings menu by swiping down from the top of your screen. For all other Android devices running Android 7.0 or later, download the new Link to ...
Find your Wi-Fi network password in Windows
If you forgot your Wi-Fi network password, you can find it if you have another Windows PC already connected to your Wi-Fi network. After you find your password, you can use it on another PC or device to connect to your Wi-Fi network.
Connect to a Wi-Fi network in Windows
Select the Network icon on the far right side of the taskbar. The Disconnected icon appears when you’re not connected. On the Wi-Fi quick setting, select Manage Wi-Fi connections ( > ). Choose the Wi-Fi network you want, then select Connect. Type the network password, and then select Next. Try these steps to troubleshoot problems getting online.
Make and receive phone calls from your PC
To make a call on your PC: Open the Phone Link app and select Calls. In the Search your contacts box, search for a contact name or number. Alternately, you can directly enter a phone number on the dial pad. Select the Dial icon to start your call. If you don't have Bluetooth available on your device (or if it's been turned off), you won't be ...
Microsoft account security info & verification codes
Security info confirms your identity. Security info is an alternate contact email address or phone number that you add to your account. If you forget your password, or if someone else is trying to take over your account, we send a verification code to that alternate email or phone number. When you give the code back to us, we know that you’re ...
Applies To: Microsoft account dashboard
Pair a Bluetooth device in Windows
Here's how: In Settings. Select Start > Settings > Bluetooth & devices, and then turn on Bluetooth . In quick settings. To find the quick setting for Bluetooth, select the Network icon ( or ) next to the time and date on the right side of your taskbar. Select Bluetooth to turn it on.
Installing Windows 11 on devices that don't meet minimum system ...
You might also see a notification in Settings to let you know the requirements are not met. If you're experiencing issues after upgrading to Windows 11 and your device does not meet the minimum system requirements, we recommend you go back to Windows 10. To go back to Windows 10, select Start > Settings > System > Recovery > Go back .
What to try if your touchscreen doesn't work
Windows 10. If your touchscreen isn’t responsive or not working how you would expect, try restarting your PC. If you’re still having problems, check for updates: Select Start , then select Settings . In Settings, select Update & security , then WindowsUpdate , and then select the Check for updates button. Install any available updates and ...
Automatically change incoming message colors and fonts based on sender ...
Make all messages that contain the word holiday in the subject or message body appear blue. Select Add. Enter a name for the rule. Select Font. Under Color, select Blue. Select OK. Select Condition. In the Search for the word (s) box, type holiday. In the Filter, Conditional Formatting, and Advanced View Settings dialog boxes, select OK.
Applies To: Outlook for Microsoft 365, Outlook 2021, Outlook 2019, Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, Office for business, Office 365 Small Business
Open Snipping Tool and take a screenshot
Take a screenshot with the Snipping Tool. Rectangular mode is selected by default. You can change the shape of your snip by choosing one of the following options in the toolbar: Rectangular mode, Window mode, Full-screen mode, and Free-form mode.