Quick Toggle Settings for Surface?

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  1. nalbagli

    nalbagli Member

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    Hi, sorry if this is already out there, but I searched and couldn't find it. Is there any way to have a quick toggle settings for example to turn on and off bluetooth?
    Like you can do on Android and iOS

    Thanks in advance
     
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    sharpuser Super Moderator Staff Member

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    Not many toggles available. Utilities are likely to be written to do this, but they are not available yet.
    However, many functions are available using GodMode. I've written instructions here.
    Shortcuts can be made from most of the functions in GodMode.
     
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    Thanks a lot, I wil look into it!
     
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    It can certainly be done programmatically (i.e., detection of a connected/disconnected device as you dock/undock) but that's way above my capabilities. ;)

    However, I know exactly where you are coming from because I had similar requirements for a PC I used for work: When I was on the road, it was important that the screen saver with password lock be enabled; however, once at home and docked, I wanted all that disabled. Again, not having the skills to write a Windows program to do it, I wrote two scripts (batch files) instead and placed shortcuts to them on my taskbar.

    End result was that it just one simple click in order to activate a configuration...and that's pretty close to automatic. :D
     

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