Windows 10: Help doesn't work without internet

  1. Posts : 160
    Windows 10 Pro Creator Editiion
       19 Aug 2015 #1

    Help doesn't work without internet

    In Windows 7 I could press F1 with the desktop selected and would get help.

    If I do this in Windows 10 without the internet connected, I just get a screen saying "Get connected to the Internet".
    This is crazy - there's lots of times when I am away from an internet connection and still want help!

    If I do have internet, I just get an awful Bing search page - spit! (Yes I know I can use the ghastly search tool and press "Search My Stuff").

    Is there no hope here?

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    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64
       19 Aug 2015 #2

    don't use help much myself ,couldn't agree more that it should have some help topics in the system, not having to go online to get help ,,but when I hit f1 I don't get a bing page I get this

    its says you have win10 but this page is for a different os ,click here for win10 ,when I click it takes me to this site .
    never going to bing ,not sure why yours go to bing ,maybe a setting some where
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