Change Cortana's SafeSearch Settings with Microsoft Lumia 535

Edited by Thor, Rushell, Eng

Hello and welcome to VisiHow. In this video, we're going to show you how to adjust the SafeSearch setting when using Cortana on a Microsoft Lumia 535.

Steps

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    To begin, turn the phone on by pressing the power button located on the right-hand side of the phone.
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    Swipe the lock screen up to enter the Home screen.
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    We want to enter the Cortana application, so we're going to press the small magnifying glass at the bottom right corner of the screen. This is the search icon.
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    Cortana is Microsoft's personal assistant. We can interact with her, talk with her, and she can help us do certain things, give us reminders and help us in other ways. It's important to remember that Cortana only comes activated on phones in the United States of America. If your phone is from outside of the United States, Cortana will be on your phone, but it will not be activated. If you want to activate it, you can find a video on how to do this on this website. Search for that, learn how to do it, then come back and watch this video. In this video, we're going to show you how you can adjust the safe search settings. To do that, we're going to press the menu icon, which is the three horizontal lines at the top right-hand corner of the screen.
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    Now, press settings at the bottom of the menu.
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    On the next screen, scroll down to find search settings, and tap on that.
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    The SafeSearch settings can be found at the top of the next screen.
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    SafeSearch settings is a way of preventing children or vulnerable people from accessing inappropriate material. If children are using this phone, or this is a phone for children, then you may want to change the safe search settings. You can do that by tapping on the box just below SafeSearch. There is the option of turning it off if you're an adult and you're using your phone or only with other adults, then you may want to turn it off.
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    However, if children are using this phone, or this is a phone for children, then you may want to choose the strict option. This will make it very difficult for them to access any inappropriate material, such as pornography or material of a very adult nature.
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    As we can see, there are three options, and you can choose the one that is applicable for you.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to adjust the safe search settings when using Cortana on a Microsoft Lumia 535. If you have any questions or comments about this video, then please leave them in the comment section below. You've been watching VisiHow. Goodbye.
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