How to stop Windows 10 from spying

maxresdefaultWindows 10 has been well received by users and tech writers alike, but parts of Microsoft’s new privacy policy are raising eyebrows due to concerns that they could be ‘spying’ on what users do.  Microsoft’s new Windows 10 platform has received quite a reception from bloggers and tech journalists. A lot has been written about windows 10 spying and in result some free tools has emerged to stop your new OS from spying on everything you do. Lets take a look at some of them.

DoNotSpy 10

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DoNotSpy10 is the world’s first anti-spy tool for Windows 10. Its straight-forward user interface allows you to manage
how Windows 10 respects their privacy. Microsoft introduces many new “diagnostic” features with Windows 10. These services help Microsoft collect usage data and thus to provide a better service. However, collecting and sharing your data with one of the world’s leading technology companies puts your privacy at risk. There are services which are able to record your keyboard input, your speech and any other actions of the user. Others share
your WiFi credentials with your contact or connect you to networks shared by your contacts. DoNotSpy10 provides you with the opportunity to easily manage what you want to share and what not. While many of the settings represent what you can configure using the Settings and various other apps, there are also tweaks that are not easily accessible through the apps Windows provides.

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Disable Win Tracking

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This app is with only four options, its focus is far more narrow. It uses some known methods that attempt to disable tracking in Windows 10

Download Disable Win Tracking

Destroy Windows 10 Spying

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Destroy Windows 10 Spying is a portable app that can block anonymous data being sent, remove apps that can’t be removed the standard way and more. This is a fairly basic program that allows users to enable a wide range of privacy settings in one simple interface, rather than having to dig around through Windows 10’s settings.

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Windows 10 Privacy Fixer

Windows 10 Privacy Fixer

This app offers one tidy screen that lets you import your current privacy settings and then disable whichever features you want.

Download Windows 10 Privacy Fixer

W10 Privacy

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This app is one of the best options out there in terms of covering as many privacy settings as possible.

Download W10 Privacy

 

 

 

 

 

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