The lock screen is the screen you see when you lock your PC (or when it locks automatically after you haven’t been using it for a while). The lock screen will also show at startup, and when you are signed out and idle for one minute. You will need to dismiss the lock screen to be able to see the sign in screen and sign in to Windows. Users can dismiss the lock screen using touch, the keyboard, or by dragging it up with the mouse.
Starting with Windows 10 build 18932, a new hidden experimental feature is available to enable adding a search box on the lock screen allowing users to search the web with Bing directly on the lock screen.
If enabled, the search box will only be on the lock screen when users lock the computer (Win+L). The search box will not be available on the lock screen at startup.
When users type in the search box, it will show them Bing web search results. If a user clicks/taps on a link in the search results, it will only open in Microsoft Edge after they sign in.
This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable a search box on the lock screen to search the web with Bing for all users in Windows 10.
Search Windows and the web from the taskbar to find help, apps, files, settingsâ€”you name it. You can also get quick answers from the webâ€”like weather, stock prices, currency conversion, and much moreâ€”and get to websites faster by using links in the preview pane.
Cortana and Search has been separated starting with Windows 10 version 1903.
My search history allows Windows Search to improve on-device searches collecting and using your search history from devices that you sign-in with your Microsoft account.
Search activity appears only if you:
This tutorial will show you how to clear your search history on Bing.com used to improve on-device searches for your account in Windows 10.
The Photos app included in Windows 10 is a universal app that allows you to enjoy, organize, edit, and share all your digital memories. It brings together photos and videos from all your devices, enhances them to make great photos even better, and organizes them into beautiful albums for you.
Starting with version 2019.19031.17720.0 and higher, the Photos app now lets you search for similar images in Bing Visual Search.
This tutorial will show you how to search for similar images in Bing directly from the Photos app in Windows 10.