If you have upgraded to Windows 10, you may feel very excited about the interface and speed access that Windows 10 brought. I guarantee you will see a pretty cool feature is that it will synchronize the data, passwords settings automatically, collecting data for advertising purposes and being followed every movements by Cortana (Microsoft collected user behavior then offering a better features, it will help Microsoft orient what the users needs), but if you you do not care and want to use Windows 10 privately, you can disable it by reading our following tips.

 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Set the security privacy on Windows 10

Firstly, to turn off the hints in the Start Menu of Windows 10, going to Settings -> Click the Personalization -> Click Start on the left window -> On the right side, you switch to “OFF” in “Occasionally show suggestions”.


 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Turn off the hints in the Start Menu

Disable the bothering notifications from Action Center by visiting Settings -> Click on System -> on the left side of the System window, select “Notifications & actions” -> On the right side, turn “OFF” to the applications that you do not want to receive notifications anymore!

 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Disable the bothering notifications from Action Center
Remove advertising features in Windows 10 by visiting Settings -> Click on the Privacy -> on the left side of the window, select General -> switch to “OFF” mode if you want to disable them!

 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Remove advertising features
We can see that Cortana is a very useful feature for those who are fluent in English, if you are not fluent in english and you find this function idle, you can disable Cortana by clicking on the search icon in the Taskbar and select Notebook -> Choose Settings -> switch to “OFF” of the property “can give you suggestions Cortana, ideas, reminders, alerts and more” to disable Cortana!

 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Disable Cortana 
Finally, disable auto sync on Windows 10 by visiting Settings -> Click on the Accounts –> On the left side of the window, click on “Sync your settings” -> on the right side, you switch to “OFF” mode.

 set the security privacy on Windows 10
Disable auto sync

These are the common tips that we would like to give you to set the security privacy on Windows 10. Hope this will help you feel more comfortable when using Windows 10. If you have any questions, please leave your comments in the box below. Thank you!