Windows 10: Cortana opening apps

  1.    31 Jul 2015 #1

    Cortana opening apps


    Just installed my microphone and tried hey coratana and i am less than impressed, I thought cortana could open all modern apps, but for most all i get when isay hey cortana open news or sports and most others is a web search. Is this correct? also how do i get coratana to search my files? again it just opens a web search
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  2.    31 Jul 2015 #2

    I just tried it with "Hey Cortana open Notepad." and it worked fine. Worked with Photoshop too. I just wish it brought them to the foreground. The app opens but I have to click it on the taskbar to actually see it.
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  3.    31 Jul 2015 #3

    It is working for some apps but not others, won't open chrome or firefox or even msn sports or news
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  4.    31 Jul 2015 #4

    It opens every single app for me with the exception of Firefox. But I hardly use Firefox, so it doesn't bother me.
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