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NEWS post. What if you

NEWS post. What if you don’t own a smartphone? At this point, we’re not sure. Let Windows handle your multi-GPU setups Many PCs, from the Surface Book 2 up through the most powerful gaming desktops, use utilities from AMD or Nvidia to manage which GPUs power selected apps. Why waste the power of a GTX 1080 Ti on Microsoft Edge when your integrated CPU can handle it instead? Within Build 17093, you’ll have the option to enter Settings > System > Display, go to the Advanced graphics settings menu, then go app by app and select which ones are powered by the ‘power saving’ GPU, and which will use the ‘high performance’ option. If you don’t wish to choose, the default option, ‘system default’, will let Windows decide for you. Each app will have the power to overrule Windows, so if your game decides it needs the extra horsepower, it’ll take it. But Windows will sometimes seize GPU control from the Nvidia and AMD utilities, too. Bluetooth pairing happens nearly automatically Pairing a new Bluetooth device is often a two-step process: You trigger the device’s pairing process, and then you initiate the process within Windows. With the new Insider build, Microsoft has streamlined one of the steps. When a new Bluetooth device that’s actively trying to pair moves within range, you’ll see a notification slide out from the side of your Action Centre. Clicking it will allow you to start the pairing process. The first 6 TECH ADVISOR • MAY 2018

NEWS device supported is Microsoft’s own Surface Precision Mouse, but Microsoft promises more are on their way. Edge adds ‘clutter-free printing’ Certain browser features, such as Edge’s Reading View, attempt to de-clutter Web pages and format them in a way to make them easier to read. Edge’s new clutterfree printing does the same, just for printing. No one really wants to print the ads that accompany most web pages, so why should you? Windows Defender is now Windows Security Microsoft has reworked its Settings > Update & Security page, renaming it Windows Security rather than Windows Defender. It appears that you’ll still see a ‘Windows Defender Security Centre’, but Microsoft tries A tweak to the Windows Defender page has renamed it Windows Security MAY 2018 • TECH ADVISOR 7

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