What’s S Mode? How to Switch out of S Mode in Windows 10?


S Mode is a Mode in Windows 10 offered by Microsoft rather than its operating system. According to Microsoft, it can deliver predictable performance and quality.

In this Mode, the computer can boot faster and the battery can be used for a longer time. Besides, it can offer better security since all the apps in Store are verified and they don’t contain any bugs or malicious software that could harm your PC.

But this doesn’t mean this Mode can prevent the PC from virus or malware attacks. You still need to use Windows Defender.

In S Mode, you can only set Edge as the default web browser and Bing as the default search engine. Besides, you are not allowed to download applications from any place other than Microsoft Store. Windows 10 S Mode is suitable for students but for most users, it is not appropriate.

If you want to download a program that is not in Microsoft Store or the PC gets stuck in S Mode, switching out of this Mode is necessary. Before showing the way to turn off S Mode, let’s see whether you have S Mode enabled on your computer.

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