Windows 10: Windows Sync settings

  1.    04 Jun 2016 #1

    Windows Sync settings


    So I enabled Windows Sync your settings but there is option saying other windows settings, So what does it sync this other windows settings?
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Untitled.png  
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 2,407
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1703 Build 15063.413
       06 Jun 2016 #2

    I have not seen a good definition for what "Other Windows Settings" means. The best I can find on the Microsoft site is this:

    If you turn on Other Windows settings, Windows syncs some device settings (for things like printers and mouse options), File Explorer settings and notification preferences.

    See: http://windows.microsoft.com/en-gb/w...ows-10-devices
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    06 Jun 2016 #3

    I would keep that turned off if its device related just to avoid future issues.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  4.    06 Jun 2016 #4

    Thanks guys for the reply I will leave it off now because I only want to sync stuff from Edge
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

Related Threads
How to Turn On or Off Sync Your Settings in Windows 10 When sync is turned on, Windows 10 keeps track of your theme, apps, Internet Explorer settings, passwords, language preferences, Ease of Access, and other Windows settings you care about and...
How to Enable or Disable Sync Your Settings in Windows 10 When sync your settings is turned on, Windows 10 keeps track of your theme, apps, Internet Explorer settings, passwords, language preferences, Ease of Access, and other Windows settings...
Windows 10 Sync Settings in User Accounts and Family Safety
Good Evening Everyone, Can someone please help me, so I have been using Windows 10 and love it however I have a problem which is bugging me. Once upon a time I used my Microsoft Account on a work computer and this has since synced all my settings...
Hi everyone, I recently updated to Windows 10 on my Surface Pro 2, and I do not have the option to save any changes to sync settings I've made to my email accounts. This issue seems to happen only with Gmail accounts, as I can save the settings...
How to Create a "Sync your settings" Shortcut in Windows 10 In Windows 10 you can sync your theme, apps, Internet Explorer settings, passwords, language preferences, Ease of Access, and other Windows settings so they are used across all your...
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 00:32.
Find Us