Microsoft Surface Pro X

Microsoft Surface Pro X

Windows 11

Use focus mode for your Microsoft Surface Pro X Windows 11

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You can set your laptop to a specific focus mode helping you filter notifications if you don't want to be disturbed.

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1. Find "Focus assist"

Click the Windows icon.

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1. Find "Focus assist"

Click Settings.

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1. Find "Focus assist"

Click Focus assist.

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2. Choose priority list settings

Click Customise priority list.

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2. Choose priority list settings

Follow the instructions on the screen to select the required settings.

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2. Choose priority list settings

Click Focus assist.

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3. Set period of time for automatic activation of focus mode

Click During these times.

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3. Set period of time for automatic activation of focus mode

Click the indicator to turn on the function.

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3. Set period of time for automatic activation of focus mode

Follow the instructions on the screen to select period of time and focus type for automatic focus mode.

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3. Set period of time for automatic activation of focus mode

Click Focus assist.

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4. Choose settings for automatic activation of focus mode

Click the indicators below "Automatic rules" to turn the functions on or off.

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4. Choose settings for automatic activation of focus mode

Click the close icon.

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5. Turn focus mode on or off

Click the network icon.

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5. Turn focus mode on or off

Click the focus mode icon the necessary number of times to select the required focus mode or to turn off the function.

You can choose to view prioritised notifications or alarms only.
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6. Return to the home screen

Click the desktop to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Focus assist"

Click the Windows icon.
Click Settings.
Click Focus assist.

2. Choose priority list settings

Click Customise priority list.
Follow the instructions on the screen to select the required settings.
Click Focus assist.

3. Set period of time for automatic activation of focus mode

Click During these times.
Click the indicator to turn on the function.
Follow the instructions on the screen to select period of time and focus type for automatic focus mode.
Click Focus assist.

4. Choose settings for automatic activation of focus mode

Click the indicators below "Automatic rules" to turn the functions on or off.
Click the close icon.

5. Turn focus mode on or off

Click the network icon.
Click the focus mode icon the necessary number of times to select the required focus mode or to turn off the function.
You can choose to view prioritised notifications or alarms only.

6. Return to the home screen

Click the desktop to return to the home screen.

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