1.    06 Oct 2017 #1
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    cortana search


    How can I remove this annoying popup from the windows search bar.....see attachment.

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  2.    06 Oct 2017 #2
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    Last edited by Brink; 06 Oct 2017 at 12:15. Reason: added tutorial link for more info
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  3.    06 Oct 2017 #3
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    That's already tick off along with every thing else.
    Last edited by Brink; 06 Oct 2017 at 12:19. Reason: moved to original thread
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  4.    07 Oct 2017 #4
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  5.    07 Oct 2017 #5
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    As i stated before ....all that is turned off. Yet....every time I want to search for something I see that annoying popup every time.
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  6.    07 Oct 2017 #6
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  7.    08 Oct 2017 #7
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    Once this starts, it seems hard to stop: witness this MS reply...
    How to get rid of cortana telling you to install her on your phone - Microsoft Community

    and the conclusion #16 here:
    Anyone else getting Cortana spam? Solved - Page 2 - Windows 10 Forums

    Do you in fact have a related device- e.g. linked by your MS live id?
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  8.    08 Oct 2017 #8
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    This is a clean install.....less than 30 days. Just checked my MS account.....no devices are shown other than my desktop.
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