Tuesday, November 17, 2015

"Find My Device" is New Feature of Windows 10 in November 2015 Update

Windows 10 - One Cool Tip
By now you should have received the November 2015 update to Windows 10.

This automatic update released last week brings many behind-the-scene fixes as well as new features and capabilities.

The most interesting new feature is a "Find My Device" feature builtin to Windows 10.

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We've told you about this type of service available for PCs and Macs.  Now a basic service is built into Windows 10.

While the feature is now available, users must turn it on by going to: Settings> Update & Security> then Find My Device.

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To Find Your Device

  1. Ensure you are logged in with the same Microsoft account that you log into your PC
  2. Go to http://account.microsoft.com/devices
  3. Choose the device you want to locate and click Find My Device.
  4. You'll see a map with your device's location.



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