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How to Get More Information about a Windows Spotlight Image in Windows 10

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Windows Spotlight is an option for the lock screen background that displays different background images from Bing each day and occasionally offers suggestions on the lock screen. Windows Spotlight is available in all desktop editions of Windows 10.

Windows Spotlight fun facts, tips, tricks, and suggestions will only show on the Win+L lock screen while signed in, and will not show on the lock screen at startup.

This tutorial will show you how to get more information about Windows Spotlight lock screen background images in Windows 10.


Here's How:

1. Lock the computer (Win+L) to see the current Windows Spotlight image on your lock screen.

2. Click/tap on the location in the Like what you see? link, or one of the other available information links you want on the Windows Spotlight image. (see screenshots below)

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3. You will now be prompted to sign in to your account. (see screenshot below)

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4. Once signed in to your account, Microsoft Edge will automatically open to Bing search results with more information about the Windows Spotlight image. (see screenshots below)

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That's it,
Shawn