How to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in Windows 10

The new Windows 10 Start has a feature called Most Used Apps. It’s a short glance at the most used apps on your Windows 10 computer.  Some people like this and others do not, especially if you believe that your most used apps is something private that you don’t want others to see. No matter what you think or want in this article we will show you How to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in the Windows 10 Start menu.

Let’s get started. To complete this tutorial you do not require any Administrative Rights on your computer.

How to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in Windows 10

1. Open Start and click on Settings. Alternatively, you can also press the Windows and I button at the same time. 

2. Settings will now open, wait for all settings to load. Once loaded click or tap on Personalisation

Windows 10: Personalisation How to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in Windows 10 Most Used Apps

Windows 10: Personalisation

3. Once in Personalisation click or tap on Start Menu in the left pane menu.

4. Now scroll down till you find the option “Show most used apps”. 

To enable Most Used Apps in the Windows 10 Start Menu you should slide the slider to on. If you, however, do not want to show Most Used Apps in the Windows 10 Start Menu then you should turn the slider to off. The changes are immediate and you do not have to reboot.

Windows 10 Start Menu: Most Used Apps How to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in Windows 10 Most Used Apps

Windows 10 Start Menu: Most Used Apps

 

That’s all you’ll have to do. Once you’ve changed the settings it will immediately take effect on your system, there is no need to reboot your device. If you however need more help or you cannot find the settings to change then feel free to visit our forums where we will help you for free personally with this issue. Thank you for reading WindowsInstructed.com. We hope this article helped you on how to Enable / Disable Most Used Apps in Windows 10.

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Yuri Pustjens
Yuri Pustjens
2014, 2015 & 2016 Microsoft Most Valuable Professional Windows Yuri specializes in troubleshooting (crash analysis and devices), system resource utilisation and system performance. He is also very interested in Customer Security. Yuri can be found as Windows Community Moderator and Wiki Author on Microsoft Answers and is active on different communities all across the web.

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