Windows 10: Alarm issue Solved

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  1.    25 Jun 2017 #1

    Alarm issue


    Hi I have a PC running Windows 10, and also a Microsoft Lumia win 10 mobile

    Just recently, my PC and my mobile have been too much in sync with each other, because, if I set an alarm on my phone, the same alarm then sounds on my PC through the speakers, which can be V loud! Its never ever done this before this past couple of weeks.

    Anyone know how to turn the alarm sync off? I cant find anything in my alarm settings on either device.

    Any help greatly appreciated!
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    W10 Pro + W10 Preview
       25 Jun 2017 #2

    Open Settings....in box "Find a Setting" type sync.......this will reveal all available options
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17643
       25 Jun 2017 #3

    Hello Bolter, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    The tutorials below can help show you how to turn off app synchronization between devices on your PC and phone.

    Turn On or Off App Synchronization Between Devices in Window 10 Windows 10 Apps Features Tutorials

    App Sync Between Devices - Turn On or Off in Window 10 Mobile Windows 10 Windows Phone Tutorials
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  4.    25 Jun 2017 #4

    thanks both!
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  5. Posts : 28,487
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17643
       25 Jun 2017 #5

    Glad we could help.
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  6.    26 Jun 2017 #6

    ok so I did this on my phone, but this morning my alarm went off, and I could hear my PC downstairs sounding the same alarm.

    Any other ideas?

    I found an option on my PC to not let the alarm app run in the background. Not sure if this will help or not.
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17643
       26 Jun 2017 #7
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  •    26 Jun 2017 #8

    It doesnt give me that option on the PC

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  • Posts : 28,487
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17643
       26 Jun 2017 #9

    What build number of Windows 10 do you have installed on the PC?

    Find Windows 10 Build Number Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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  •    26 Jun 2017 #10

    15063.413

    Thanks for helping me, most appreciated mate!
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