Hello everybody! In this video I will tell how to make Windows 10 stop watching you.
With development of information technologies, the problem of privacy and private information becomes very important. Personal data includes any information which identifies, or can be used to identify a person. It can be done directly or indirectly through a number of factors inherent to their physical, economic, cultural and social identity. Therefore, it involves any information concerning a person: name, phone number, race, numbers of social and bank cards etc.
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So how can you keep your private information secure in Windows 10?
Go to the Start menu / Settings / Privacy
In the General tab disable the following:
- Let apps use my advertising ID for experience across apps;
- Turn on SmartScreen Filter to check web content;
- Send Microsoft info about how I write;
- Let websites provide locally relevant content by accessing my language list;
To do it, click on the switch and change its position from “On” to “Off.”
In the Location tab disable the following:
- Location service.
If there are any applications for which you want to allow access to determine your location, then let this item be enabled, and in the list below, disable the applications which you do not want to do it; this way, the location data is available to the necessary apps only.
In the tab “Camera” you can also disable everything or select from the list the applications which you don’t want to access the camera.
The same can be done in the Microphone tab.
Note. Don’t hurry to disable everything in these tabs, you may be using some of the applications that need access to camera and microphone for their work.
In the tab “Account info” disable the opportunity for applications to get access to your name, avatar and other account information.
The same should be done in the tabs “Contacts,…