1.    07 Jun 2017 #1

    Missing Fun Facts in Lock Screen


    For some time now I've had missing fun facts in Windows Spotlight on the Lock Screen. Its the same on my old insider PC which uses the same account which makes me wonder if its a setting thats being synced.

    My Mum's PC has Windows Spotlight with fun facts working and showing up on the Lock Screen. Mine only appear when I press win+L but doesn't work after a boot.
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  2.    07 Jun 2017 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Hello Nick,

    It's my understanding that fun facts in Windows Spotlight only show when a signed in account locks (Win+L) the computer, and doesn't show on the lock screen at startup.

    Is your Mom's computer waking from sleep or hibernate instead of a cold boot?
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  3.    07 Jun 2017 #3

    Yes she has hers to sleep after 30 minutes.
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  4.    07 Jun 2017 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,272
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Ah, good. That explains why she has them then.
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  5.    07 Jun 2017 #5

    ah, its odd that they don't appear on boot though.
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  6.    07 Jun 2017 #6
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,272
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    I suppose it's one good way to know if you're signed in or not though.
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  7.    07 Jun 2017 #7

    yea, thanks again Shawn.
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