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How to Enable or Disable Tablet Mode in Windows 10

Posted: Jul 8, 2016

Categories: Windows 10


How to Enable or Disable Tablet Mode in Windows 10

Tablet Mode in Windows 10 provides a more touch-friendly, work-friendly experience by making all applications run at full screen, while also giving you a Start screen instead of a Start Menu. To switch between Tablet and Desktop modes manually is quite simple and can be done in just a few quick steps.

Watch our NHGO NOW video below for a quick three-minute tutorial on how to enable or disable Tablet Mode in Windows 10.

Enabling Tablet Mode in Windows 10


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Here's the text version:

First, click Settings on the Start Menu.

Windows 10 Tablet Mode Step 1

From the Settings Menu, select "System".

Windows 10 Tablet Mode Step 2

Now, select "Tablet mode" in the left pane. Windows 10 Tablet Mode Step 3

Next, in the Tablet mode submenu, toggle "Make Windows more touch-friendly when using your device as a table" to ON enable Tablet mode. Toggle it OFF for Desktop mode.  
Windows 10 Tablet Mode Step 4

Lastly, select "Don't ask me and always switch" from the "When this device automatically switches" menu if you want Windows 10 to switch modes on your 2-in-1 without prompting you.

Windows 10 Tablet Mode Step 5

Congratulations! You can now choose when you would like to use Table Mode or Desktop Mode on any of your Windows 10 devices.

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