Windows
Zhu, Justin

Windows
Mon, Oct 14, 2019


Getting started with Windows 10 (Surface Pro)

  1. Make sure you do not include spaces in your username. It will be very hard to navigate into your files later otherwise.

Settings

  1. Check Programs > Turn Windows Features On and Off > Windows Subsystem for Linux (Beta)
  2. Check Update & security > For Developers > Developer Mode

Taskbar

  1. Lock the Taskbar ON
  2. Automatically hide the taskbar in desktop mode ON
  3. Automatically hide the taskbar in tablet mode
  4. Use small taskbar buttons ON
  5. Use Peek ON
  6. Ubuntu, File Explorer, Firefox, Camera

Display

  1. Change the size of apps and text on the main display 300%
  2. Color filters > Allow the shortcut key to toggle filter on or off

Applications

  1. Firefox Developer Edition (Default Browser)
  2. Adobe Touch (Default PDF Viewer)
  3. Ubuntu (Beta Distribution)
  4. Typora
  5. RescueTime
  6. iCloud Drive
  7. Dropbox
  8. Sync

Keyboard

  1. AutoHotKey on GitHub

Pen and Windows Ink

  1. Click Once: Microsoft Whiteboard

Linux / Ubuntu

  1. Create Desktop shortcut > ctrl+alt+t = keyboard shortcut https://winaero.com/blog/bash-look-ubuntu-terminal-windows-10/