Use your Windows PC as a mobile hotspot
If your PC has a cellular data connection and you share it, it will use data from your data plan. Select the Start button, then select Settings > Network & internet > Mobile hotspot. For Share my Internet connection from, choose the internet connection you want to share. For Share over, choose how you want to share your connection—over Wi-Fi ...
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.
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.
Fix Wi-Fi connection issues in Windows
Select Manage Wi-Fi connections (>) on the Wi-Fi quick setting, see if a Wi-Fi network you recognize and trust appears in the list of networks.If it does, select the Wi-Fi network, and they try to connect to it. If it says Connected underneath the network name, select Disconnect, wait a moment, and then select Connect again.
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.
Phone Link app requirements and setup
Read and reply to text messages with ease, view recent photos from your Android device, use your favorite mobile apps, make and receive calls, and manage your Android device’s notifications right on your PC. The Phone Link app requires the following to work: A PC running Windows 10 (with the May 2019 Update or later) or Windows 11.
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 ...
Install, manage, or uninstall apps in Microsoft Edge
Uninstall an app in Microsoft Edge. Open Microsoft Edge and go to edge://apps. Select Details on the card of the application you wish to uninstall. Scroll down and choose Uninstall. Confirm if you also want to clear data from the associated origin and select Remove.
Applies To: Microsoft Edge
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
Repair Outlook Data Files (.pst and .ost)
Locating the Outlook Data Files. You can check the location of your Outlook Data Files in Outlook. Select File > Account Settings > Account Settings. Select the Data Files tab. All Outlook Data Files (.pst) and Offline Data Files (.ost) are listed along with the name of the account the files are associated with.
Applies To: Outlook for Microsoft 365, Outlook 2021, Outlook 2019, Outlook 2016, Outlook 2013, Outlook 2010, Outlook 2007