Windows 10 offers players with new Xbox app for PC games. All your friends enjoying the game play on Xbox will now be able to view the games you enjoyed playing on your PC. Windows10 offers users with this feature in its latest updated anniversary edition.
Even with this, you have the convenience to disable this feature so you don’t share your game history with your friends.
The Xbox App offers you with log out feature on Windows 10. Apart from this it offers players with multiple features – streaming PC games on TV or streaming TV on your Xbox. You can also make use of its interactive feature and communicate with your friends online.
In case you are not making use of any of the above mentioned feature, then easiest way is to simply log out of Xbox app.
Process to sign out
To perform this action you may have to select Xbox app from menu. Look around for Setting options at the bottom of the page and simply select sign out option. So the moment you perform this action, you will not be linked to the XBox when enjoying a game on your PC or checking status of your Bitcoin wallet website.
To get connected again to the Xbox you can follow the same steps and select sign in option.
Alter privacy settings
Windows 10 Xbox app offers users with privacy setting features. But at the same time it will not provide you with reporting activities related to your game play. You can still make use of other option to prevent your friends from seeing your game activities.
To access privacy settings you have to select settings options. The icon is located on the left side and you just have to scroll down and click the link for Xbox.com. You can also make use of account settings from web browser.
Look around for online safety and privacy option and then for others can option. Go to Xbox status and check if your status is marked online. From here now you just have to select Block option so your friends may not be able to see you online.
You can also make this alteration for each Xbox or PC game that you play. Apart from this you can also select friend’s option so only your selected friends will be able to see your online status.
This will also provide with convenience that only few selected friends will be able to see what games you enjoy playing. You can also look around for app history and then click the block option.
This option will prevent your friends from viewing your game history. You just have to select friend’s option to block. When making use of this setting your friends may not be able to view you when you enjoy the game play online.
The same setting has to be followed for Xbox 360 or One. Finally you can simply save this setting on your PC. There are chances that in near future you can expect more sharing options to be provided by windows.
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