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Is synching between devices directional?

  1. #1


    Seattle of course
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    Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows 8.1

    Is synching between devices directional?


    I would like to sync some characteristics from my desktop to my laptop such as the Start Screen collection of Apps, personalization of desktop, the browser, etc. but I am concerned that when I invoke this, settings from the laptop will change the desktop. How is this directionality controlled?

    Thanks,
    SR

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello SR,

    It syncs the settings how they were set from the last time you signed out of a Windows 8 PC/device to the next one you sign in to with the same Microsoft account.
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Is synching between devices directional?
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