Find Your Windows 10 Laptop

A new feature in Windows 10 is the ability to locate a missing device. Want to check you left your Surface at the Office and not on the train?- here’s how.

Step 1- Make sure you’ve updated to at least the November 2015 build of Windows 10 (v1511, 10586) using Windows Update.
Windows Update

Step 2- Go to “Settings” and choose “Find My Device” from the left hand menu. If it says “Find My Device is off” then click on the “Change” button and toggle the switch.
Find My Device Settings

Step 3- Visit http://account.microsoft.com/devices and sign in, you should see your device listed- click on the “Find my device” link.
Choose Device

Step 4- You can see where your device was last seen on a map.
Laptop on Map


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