How to Turn Off Microsoft News

Microsoft News is a great way to stay up-to-date on the latest news, but sometimes you just need a break. Here’s how to turn off Microsoft News.

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These instructions will show you how to turn Microsoft News off so that you will no longer see news stories in your Microsoft account.

What is Microsoft News?

Microsoft News is a news aggregator and app developed by Microsoft. It is included in Windows 10 as an integrated component. Microsoft News delivers breaking news from around the world, powered by Bing News. It offers topics like Top Stories, US, World, Business, Politics, Entertainment, Technology, Health, Science and more. You can also customize your news feed by changing your settings or following specific topics.

If you’re not interested in using Microsoft News or you find the app intrusive, you can turn it off. Here’s how:

How to turn off Microsoft News

There are a few different ways to turn off Microsoft News. You can turn off the app, unsubscribe from all news sources, or customize your news experience.

To turn off the Microsoft News app:

1. Open the Microsoft News app.
2.Tap the hamburger menu in the top left corner of the app.
3.Tap Settings.
4.Turn off the toggle switch for “Show stories.”

How to turn off Microsoft News

If you are using Microsoft Edge as your web browser, you may have noticed the Microsoft News tab on the homepage. This news feed includes headlines from various news sources and is updated throughout the day. While some people may find this feature useful, others may prefer not to see it. In this article, we’ll show you how to turn off Microsoft News in Edge.

On your computer

If you’re using a web browser, such as Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome, or Mozilla Firefox, follow these steps:

1. On the Microsoft News homepage, select the three dots in the upper-right corner of the page.
2. In the drop-down menu that appears, select settings.
3. In the settings pane that appears on the right, scroll down to find the “off” switch under “Show Microsoft News.”
4. Select the “off” switch. A pop-up window will appear asking if you’re sure you want to turn off Microsoft News.
5. Select Turn off in the pop-up window.

In the Microsoft News app

1. Open Microsoft News.
2. Tap the three dots in the top-right corner of the screen, then tap Settings.
3. Turn off the following toggle switches:
– Show me sports scores
– Show me stocks
– Show me weather
4. Tap Done (upper-right).


We hope this guide has helped you turn off Microsoft News. Remember, you can always change your settings back if you decide you want to use the service again.

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