Microsoft Windows 10 is becoming the most popular OS platform after Windows 7. It already has 800 million users and every days its closing to the 1 billion users mark. This success is widely attributed towards the new approach of Microsoft i.e. instead of launching a complete new OS after every few years, make a base platform and then keep updating it with new technology and features. So instead of new Os after every 3 year, windows 10 users get constant free updates after every few months overhauling the entire OS as well as add some new features.
Since most of us are now using windows 10, today we will tell you how to work more conveniently in Windows 10. The Following windows 10 tips and tweaks helps you work more efficiently and comfortable whilst using your laptop for work. You’ll learn to change the brightness of nightlight and how to use the currency converter in travel and more useful stuff.
- Choose the balance between performance and battery life.
New Performance/Power slider lets you choose the right balance between battery life and system performance.* During a long flight, you can set the maximum battery life, and when editing photos or playing at home – the best performance.**
To choose the optimal balance between performance and battery life, simply click the battery icon on the taskbar and move the slider.
- Use the currency converter and other values when traveling.
Simply open Calculator, click the menu button on the left and select the value you want to convert. Based on the information provided by this project, you can convert time formats, distance, and temperature units. For example, you can convert degrees Celsius to Fahrenheit and vice versa. When viewing web pages in Microsoft Edge, you can simply enter the currency you want to convert in the address bar and your browser will show you the corresponding result.
- Comment books in Microsoft Edge
In books that you read in Microsoft Edge, you can emphasize text and highlight it with four colors, add comments and copy text.* To open the command menu for performing these actions, select a word or sentence with your mouse or finger. Also in this menu, you will find an icon to call Cortana for more detailed information about the content without leaving the reading mode (if the assistant is supported in your region).
- Reduce the brightness of blue light emitted by the computer.
The Night Light function allows you to dim the blue light emitted by the computer screen so that it does not interfere with your sleep.*** To use this function, click in the Search Box on the taskbar and enter “night light” or open Settings (you can do this with a combination of “Windows + I” keys), go to the System section and turn on the Night Light switch in the Display category. By clicking on the Night Light settings link, you can set the color temperature and schedule by which this feature is going to work.
- Pin your favorite websites in the taskbar.
To quickly access your favorite websites, you can pin them to the taskbar. Open a site in Microsoft Edge, select “Pin this page to the taskbar” command from the menu, and the site icon will appear in the Windows taskbar.
* This feature is available in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and later.
** This feature is available on most Intel and AMD devices equipped with batteries.
*** This feature is available on some PCs running Windows 10 Creators Update and later.