How To Get Windows 10 For Android Using Microsoft Launcher?


Microsoft launcher for Android is an amazing option that allows the users to avail MS apps and services on Android smartphones or tablet. It allows you to experience Windows 10 by switching between your phone and the computer.

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Steps for getting Windows 10 experience on Android

The method of connecting an Android device to Windows 10

  1. Firstly, put the combination Windows+X.
  2. After that, click on Settings by visiting its Quick Link menu.
  3. Then, click on the Phone.
  4. Next, press on the go to shared experience settings.
  5. Below Share across devices, push the toggle rightwards for turning it on.
  6. After that, click on the back arrow. It will be present at the top left side.
  7. Click on the option add a phone. It will have the symbol of plus (+).
  8. Then, put the country code.
  9. After that, put your contact number.
  10. Next, click on Send.
  11. Lastly, after your smartphone or tablet gets connected, you shall note that your devices is named below the Linked phones.

The method of changing your wallpaper with MS launcher

  1. Hit wallpaper at the mid of the home screen.
  2. Then, look that a different wallpaper shall refresh every time you click on the Wallpaper.
  3. After that, click on Launcher Settings for manually clicking on a wallpaper.
  4. Next, click on Personalization.
  5. Click on Wallpaper.
  6. Choose wallpaper.
  7. Lastly, you will get two options before you. The one is of single wallpaper, and the other is of the daily slideshow. Select according to your preference.

The method of editing a theme in MS launcher for android

  1. Firstly, go to the Launcher Settings.
  2. Then, click on Personalization.
  3. Press on Theme.
  4. Lastly, you do the editing work according to your preference. You will get plenty of options for editing. For instance, you can click on Header, Theme and Blur etc.

The method of changing MS launcher’s default search engine

  1. Firstly, go to the Launcher Settings.
  2. Then, click on Search.
  3. After that, click on a Search engine.
  4. Lastly, click on existing search engines for making it default.

The method of adding MS launcher and avail the application drawer

  1. Firstly, click on the MS folder on your home screen.
  2. Then click on the app that you want to install.
  3. After that, press on Install.
  4. Next, click on Open and follow the instructions that are coming on the screen.
  5. Click on the double-horizontal ellipsis symbol for opening the application drawer.
  6. Press the horizontal ellipsis menu. It is present at the top (corner side) for expanding your application settings.
  7. Lastly, handle your application drawer with the displayed menu options.

Sara is a Microsoft Office expert and has been working in the technical industry since 2002. As a technical expert, Sara has written technical blogs, manuals, white papers, and reviews for many websites such as office.com/setup.