somehow my location data got turned off what are defaults ???

  1.    06 Dec 2015 #1

    somehow my location data got turned off what are defaults ???


    Hi all somehow not sure if a update did it but cortana got turned off and so did my location stuff, so anyone know what the defaults are as i never played with it much, but want to reset it to default if anyone know what it is???
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  2.    07 Dec 2015 #2

    Hi, these may help if you have no disk image or system restore point prior to this:
    http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/w...c-a3da95bd79aa
    Solved Location not working- Cortana not available - Windows 10 Forums

    Good luck!
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  3.    07 Dec 2015 #3

    did not help me out but i just turned on what i wanted and left the rest off it seem to work, just wish i new what was default on in there lol, i would turn them on and call it good lol.
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  4.    07 Dec 2015 #4

    Defaults for what exactly? I can only guess what you're talking about in terms of what you'd like to know the default settings for.

    Assuming you mean the privacy settings- O&O Shutup (free) offers an option to reset them to default as I recall.

    As various things can disable Cortana, one can only guess..
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  5.    07 Dec 2015 #5

    yea the location data for apps and privacy settings
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       07 Dec 2015 #6

    I thought the default setting Location History for your Apps is OFF, except for Cortana which has to be ON to work. I just had a look at my settings they are all OFF except for Maps and Mail and Calendar so maybe the default for those is also now ON and probably has to do with Windows providing me with directions to my calendar events, again something I asked Cortana to help me with.
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  7.    07 Dec 2015 #7

    aww ok so i did it right then as those are the ones i turned on as well.
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