Windows 10: How to disable Telemetry and Data Collection in Windows 10

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  1. TairikuOkami's Avatar
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    10.6 Home 1809 x64
       04 Aug 2015 #11

    Interesting comments, Microsoft always lets you know, that it will use your data and lets you disable it at will via settings or via tweaks, Google on the other hand gathers much more data, like it can read your emails and use it for whatever purpose it wants and does not let you to opt out and no one complains.
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  2. lopedoggie's Avatar
    Posts : 448
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit v1803 build 17133.73
       13 Nov 2015 #12

    BUMP Found this. Warning for teckies, and even then use extreme caution with the information and tasks provided on this website:
    Windows 10 Telemetry How to Kill
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  3. jkh334's Avatar
    Posts : 13
    Windows 10 PRO x64
       14 Nov 2015 #13

    Looks like the code on that page kills Cortana She's witty and listens like she cares. Alternative fix is just Format C: and install XP...or keep your nose clean and bore Microsoft to death.
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  4. Posts : 21
    XP/7/8.1/10 PRO 10586
       14 Nov 2015 #14

    You don't have to kill Cortana or do all those steps on the lines of code posted there. There are actually 2 programs out there that you can manually make changes to W10 privacy and other settings:

    O&O ShutUp 10
    OO ShutUp10: download free antispy tool for Windows 10
    (if you just want to disable spying)

    Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4 Windows 10
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    Includes over 200 tweaks and I like it better. Choose one of the two and disable whatever privacy settings you want, easy as cake.
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  5. Posts : 582
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit; Windows 10 TP; KDE Neon
       14 Nov 2015 #15

    Anyone tried W10Privacy?

    English - Home - W10Privacy
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