Microsoft Reduces the Amount of Telemetry Data Collected from Windows 10 PCs

Microsoft has just announced a series of changes supposed to enhance the privacy of its users, including simplified privacy settings in Windows 10, as well as a reduction of the amount of data collected from computers.

First and foremost, Microsoft is introducing a new privacy dashboard on the web that lets users see and manage privacy data, including search history, location activity, and Cortana’s Notebook – information that the digital assistant requires to provide a more personal experience.

In order to access this dashboard, you need to sign in with your Microsoft account and connect to, with Redmond promising to add more functionality and categories over time.

Windows 10 changes

As far as Windows 10 is concerned, Microsoft is announcing a new setup experience for users who install the new OS. The new option replaces the previous Express settings presented during the Windows 10 install, Microsoft says.

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Juniya Sankara

Juniya Sankara

I love everything to do with Microsoft Windows, and the new Windows 10 is great so far. I love to spend my time researching on how viruses and bacteria work in my personal lab. I also enjoy history and comics.

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