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Enable or Disable Recent Items in Search in Windows 10

Enable or Disable Recent Items in Search in Windows 10

How to Enable or Disable Recent Items in Search in Windows 10

Along with the release of Windows 10 Build 20236 to Insiders, Microsoft rolled out a new Windows Search experience to everyone. It is a server-side change that has become available to Windows 10 version 1809 and above. It has a number of improvements, and also displays your recent searches right in the search pane once you open it.

Restore Classic Search in File Explorer in Windows 10 version 1909

Restore Classic Search in File Explorer in Windows 10 version 1909

Restore Classic Search Box Behavior for File Explorer in Windows 10 version 1909 with Syntax Highlight, Deleting Items

With a recently released update KB4532695, Microsoft tried to resolve several issues that made their first appearance with the public release of Windows 10 version 1909 'November 2019 Update'. After installing the patch the search is finally usable, but its behavior is ridiculously different from the classic Search box of File Explorer in OS versions prior to 1909.

Enable Floating Search with Rounded Corners in Windows 10

Enable Floating Search with Rounded Corners in Windows 10

How to enable Floating Search with Rounded Corners in Windows 10

Microsoft is working on a new floating search pane that comes with rounded corners and appears in the center of the screen. With a simple Registry tweak, this new feature can be enabled in stable versions of the OS. Let's see how it can be done.

Clear Your Search History in Windows 10

Clear Your Search History in Windows 10

As you may remember, Microsoft has updated Cortana and Search in Windows 10 version 1903 'May 2019 Update' and has given them individual flyouts and buttons in the taskbar. A server-side change adds a new section to the search pane. My device history and My search history are two features of Windows 10 Search that can improve your search experience by collecting extra data about your device usage, and the searches your perform. Here's how to clear your Search History in Windows 10.

Clear Your Device History in Windows 10

Clear Your Device History in Windows 10

As you may remember, Microsoft has updated Cortana and Search in Windows 10 version 1903 'May 2019 Update' and has given them individual flyouts and buttons in the taskbar. A server-side change adds a new section to the search pane. My device history and My search history are two features of Windows 10 Search that can improve your search experience by collecting extra data about your device usage, and searches your perform. Here's how to clear your Device History in Windows 10.