How to focus better on tasks in Windows PC
How to focus better on tasks in Windows PC – Sometimes when we are doing some work on Windows, we feel distraction from so called work due to visual appearance of the contents available on Pages. This may reduce the performance of the task we are concerned with. In this article we will focus on some of the features which are available on windows to reduce distraction from the job. This features are related to Windows Ease of Access Settings, which results an improved focused on tasks minimize distractions. Sometimes visual animations and background images leads to distractions in visual appearance. So we have to turn off the above said parameters using settings given below.
How to turn off Animation and Background images on Windows?
Go to Start button and click on settings followed by Ease of Access and then other options. This may be written in terms of path below.
à Start > Settings > Ease of Access > Other Options.
The distraction can also be reduced by cleaning up taskbar clutter. So in this case we will decide which icon should appear and which do not. By applying such principle the clutters present on the windows decreases. This may reduce time to search the desired content. This can be done through settings given below.
How to Clean up Taskbar Clutter?
Go to Start Button, then select Settings followed by Personalization option, then select Taskbar and click on “Select which icons appear on the taskbar”.
Path/ Procedure -> Go to Start > Settings > Personalization > Taskbar > Choose Select which icons appear on the taskbar.
The distraction can also be reduced by simplifying the Start Menu. Many applications use live tiles to show updates on what’s happening in your world For Example – new email, your next appointment, or the weekend weather. Now if these updates are distracting you, then kindly turn off using commands given below. Press and hold a tile and select more followed by Turn live tile off.
How to avoid notifications on Windows?
Sometimes repeatedly notification distract user from their work as it appears on the screen. The user can adjust which apps display notification and fine tune how it appears. The user may avoid hourly notification such as between 12 am to 6 am. Now settings to avoid notification is given below. Path/Procedure – Goto Start > Settings > System > Notifications & Actions. The user may use simple layout or use Reading View in the Microsoft Edge Browser address bar.