Microsoft to silence Cortana during Windows 10 setup

January 4, 2019

Via: The Verge

Microsoft is planning to mute Cortana’s voice-over during the initial setup phase of Windows 10. The software giant originally introduced the option back in 2017, to allow new PC users to setup Windows 10 with just their voice. While it was perhaps useful for home users of Windows 10, it’s been a nuisance for businesses where IT admins have been haunted by the voice of Cortana.

The video above shows what happens if you’re setting up multiple machines, with Cortana narrating the setup experience. Microsoft is now disabling the Cortana voice-over on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, and Education.

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