1. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10
       02 Feb 2016 #1

    This change to my computer affect my Wife's computer.


    When I setup a screensaver slideshow on my Win 10 computer it also sets itself up on my wife's Win 10 machine. How do I stop this? Is this something to do with a network setting that I don't want or need?
    Thanks
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  2. Joined : Jul 2014
    UK
    Posts : 16,439
    Windows 10
       02 Feb 2016 #2

    Hi,
    Do you sign into the machines with the same Microsoft account, if so it sounds like it is syncing your settings
    This might help

    Sync Settings - Turn On or Off in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  3. Joined : Jan 2016
    Posts : 6
    Windows 10
       02 Feb 2016 #3

    paulsalter said: View Post
    Hi,
    Do you sign into the machines with the same Microsoft account, if so it sounds like it is syncing your settings
    This might help

    Sync Settings - Turn On or Off in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    You got it right - case closed.
    Thanks Paul
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


  4. Joined : Jul 2014
    UK
    Posts : 16,439
    Windows 10
       03 Feb 2016 #4

    Good to hear it fixed your issue

    Thanks for letting me know
      My System SpecsSystem Spec


 


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