Microsoft Surface - Take pictures for the lock screen

September 2016


Microsoft Surface - Take pictures for the lockscreen



In this article you will learn how take pictures from the lockscreen of the Microsoft Surface tablet.
  • First you will need to enable the following option:
  • Open the Charms bar and click on Settings.
  • Go to Change PC Settings > PC and devices > Lock screen.
  • Enable Swipe down on the lock screen to use the camera

You can now trigger the camera app from the lock screen:
  • Swipe from the top edge of the lock screen.
  • Tap on the Camera button.

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