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How to Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10

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Starting with Windows 10 build 15019, a new privacy setting to "let Microsoft provide more tailored experiences with relevant tips and recommendations by using your diagnostic data" has been added.

This tutorial will show you how to turn on or off tailored experiences with diagnostic data for your account in Windows 10.


CONTENTS:
  • Option One: To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data during Windows Setup
  • Option Two: To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Settings
  • Option Three: To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data using a REG file





Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10 OPTION ONE Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data during Windows Setup

1. When you get to Choose privacy settings for your device during Windows Setup while doing a clean install of Windows 10, you can turn on of off (default) the Tailored experiences with diagnostic data privacy setting for what you want. (see screenshots below)

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Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10 OPTION TWO Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Settings

Note   Note
You will not see this option available in a N or KN edition of Windows 10.


1. Open Settings, and click/tap on the Privacy icon.

2. Click/tap on Feedback & diagnostics on the left side, and turn on (default) of off Let Microsoft provide more tailored experiences with relevant tips and recommendations by using your diagnostic data on the right side for what you want. (see screenshot below)

3. When finished, you can close Settings if you like.

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Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10 OPTION THREE Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data in Windows 10
To Turn On or Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data using a REG file

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The .reg files below will modify the DWORD value in the registry key below.

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Privacy

TailoredExperiencesWithDiagnosticDataEnabled DWORD

0 = Off
1 = On


1. Do step 2 (on) or step 3 (off) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Turn On Tailored experiences with diagnostic data

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_ON_Tailored_experiences_with_diagnostic_data.reg

download


 3. To Turn Off Tailored experiences with diagnostic data

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Turn_OFF_Tailored_experiences_with_diagnostic_data.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. If prompted, click on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. You can now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


That's it,
Shawn