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Contacts, calendar, messages, radio
In these sections, you can allow or deny application access to your contacts, calendars and events, messages and control of your radios. If you allow applications to access your message, they can read or send messages.
Here you can allow your applications to share and synchronize information with wireless devices that are not paired to your PC. You can also select applications that can be synchronized with other devices. All connected devices are displayed in this area. Let your applications use trusted devices.
That’s what Microsoft likes – your comments! In the Feedback section, you can decide how often the company should ask for your feedback.
It is set to Automatic by default, but can always be selected once a day, once a week or never at all. You can also choose to send complete PC status reports, performance and diagnostic reports to the company or basic reports. If you wish, you can also disable feedback under Windows 10.
Tighten Microsoft account privacy settings
Use Microsoft account to connect to Outlook.com, Hotmail.com and other email addresses. It can also be used to connect to other Microsoft services and devices such as Windows computers, Xbox Live, Windows Phone and so on. Learn how to secure Microsoft account privacy settings.
Harden Edge Browser Privacy
If you have done so, you should also view and configure the privacy settings in your Edge browser.
If you are not using Cortana, you can disable Cortana. Click in the search field of the taskbar. The Cortana Settings field appears as shown below. Move the cursor to position Off. To delete everything Cortana knows about you, click Manage What Cortana Knows About Me in the cloud, log into your Microsoft account and do what you need to do.
Customizing Bing privacy settings, disabling custom ads
This message shows you how to disable and stop custom ads in Windows 10. There are other suggestions here – Opt out of Data Tracking & Targetted ads.
It is always recommended that you carefully review and adjust these privacy settings to preserve your online privacy.
Do you want to disable Wi-Fi Sense?
This article explains what you need to know about Wi-Fi Sense on Windows 10 and shows you how to turn it off if you want to.
Using the Ultimate Windows Tweaker tool
Our Ultimate Windows Tweaker 4 allows you to easily customize the privacy settings of Windows 10 and more. In the Privacy tab, you can disable telemetry, biometrics, ad identification, Bing search, Cortana, Windows update sharing, feedback requests, password discovery button, Steps Recorder, Inventory Collector and application telemetry.
Here is a list of other Windows 10 privacy tools that can help protect your privacy.
Read Now : To configure or disable Windows 10 Telemetry.