Stay in control of your privacy

Sign in to Microsoft to view and clear the data that Microsoft saves to the cloud.

Manage browse data

Sign in to view and clear browse data that we collect when you use Cortana and Edge.

Clear your search history

View and delete information about your Bing search activity.

Review location data

See and clear location info that we collect when you use Microsoft products and services.

Edit Cortana's Notebook

Manage what Cortana knows about you to provide personalized recommentations.

Other privacy settings


Change any of your privacy settings on your Windows 10 device by going to Start > Settings > Privacy. Privacy settings in Windows 10

Apps and services

Manage apps and services that are allowed to access your data. Apps and services that can access your data


Adjust your Xbox privacy settings on either your console or by signing in to Xbox privacy and online safety


View your privacy settings in any Office product by going to File > Options > Trust Center. Settings in Trust Center


Edit who can see your profile in Skype and other privacy settings by signing in to your account at Skype settings

Ad preferences

Choose whether you would like to see interest-based advertising. Ad settings

Marketing preferences

Manage promotional communications associated with your Microsoft account by signing into the Promotional Communications Manager. If you don't have a Microsoft account, you can manage promotional email communications by using this web form.

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