Windows 10’s standout is likely the Timeline feature. You can use the Timeline feature if you have to go back and open recently accessed applications or a browser window. The timeline is available on Windows 10 by default. You can notice recommendations like ‘Look at more points in a timeline’ and so on when you first use Timeline. Timeline recommendations will help you to understand this feature, besides that, you can also hide or disable timeline suggestions. In this article, we will guide you through the whole procedure to disable suggestions in Windows 10’s Timeline.

Disable suggestions in Windows 10 Timeline

There are two methods to disable suggestions in Windows 10’s Timeline. One is through Settings and other is thorough Registry Editor.

Settings Method

To disable suggestion in Windows 10’s Timeline, follow this procedure step by step:

Click the Search button. Type Settings in the search bar and select the Settings option as the following image is showing:

Settings App

Once you are on Windows Setting’s screen, select the option named System. The following image is highlighted:

Windows System Settings

As soon as you will select the System option the following screen will appear:

Display Settings

As you can see the screen is divided into two parts. Select Multitasking option from the left side of the screen as the above image is indicating.

Once you have clicked the Multitasking option the following screen will appear:

Multitasking settings

Here will be the option named Show suggestions occasionally in Timeline. Turn the toggle button Off to disable the suggestions in the Timeline on Windows 10.

You can also follow the same procedure to enable the suggestions by turning On the same toggle button.

Registry Editor Method

To disable the suggestion through Registry Editor Method, follow this procedure:

Click the Search button. Type Run in the search bar and select the Run option as the following image is showing:

Run app

As you will select the Run option the following dialogue box will appear:

Registry Editor

Type Regedit in the Open textbox and click the OK button as the above image is highlighted. As soon as you click the OK button, the Registry Editor will open like this:

Reg key

Now follow the following path:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\ContentDeliveryManager

As you will follow this path the following screen will appear:

Subscribed Content

Now right click on the option named SubscribedContent-353698Enabled. Change the Value data to 0 and click the OK button as the following image is showing:

Enable

You have successfully disabled suggestions in Timeline on Windows 10.

Conclusion

By following these two methods you can disable suggestions in Windows 10’s Timeline.

How to disable suggestions in Windows 10 Timeline
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About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. You can reach Karim on LinkedIn

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