Windows 10 Steps Recorder

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Did you know that Windows 10 has a built-in app that will not only record the steps of what you’re doing, but it also snags screenshots as you go! I’ve recorded the steps for how to rearrange the tile groups on your Windows 10 start menu. Ready? This is how the results look (except not exactly because the formatting isn’t right … but it gives a great example

Recorded Steps

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Before sharing this file, you should verify the following:

  • The steps below accurately describe the recording.
  • There is no information below or on any screenshots that you do not want others to see.

Passwords or any other text you typed were not recorded, except for function and shortcut keys that you used.

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Steps

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Step 1: (‎5/‎10/‎2019 6:10:41 AM) User left click on “Start (button)”

Step 1

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Step 2: (‎5/‎10/‎2019 6:10:48 AM) User mouse drag start on “Office Productivity group header (group)” in “Sta”

Step 2
Step 2 screenshot.

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Step 3: (‎5/‎10/‎2019 6:10:52 AM) User mouse drag end on “Pinned tiles (list)” in “Sta”

Step 3
Step 3 screenshot.

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Step 4: (‎5/‎10/‎2019 6:11:30 AM) User Comment: “Click on the name of the group and drag it where you want it”

Step 4
Step 4 screenshot.
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Recording Session: ‎5/‎10/‎2019 6:10:39 AM – 6:11:30 AM

Recorded Steps: 4, Missed Steps: 0, Other Errors: 0

Operating System: 17763.1.amd64fre.rs5_release.180914-1434 10.0.0.0.2.48

Step 1: User left click on “Start (button)”
Program: Windows Explorer, 10.0.17763.1 (WinBuild.160101.0800), Microsoft Corporation, EXPLORER.EXE, EXPLORER.EXE
UI Elements: Start, Start, Taskbar, Shell_TrayWnd

Step 2: User mouse drag start on “Office Productivity group header (group)” in “Sta”
Program: Windows Shell Experience Host, 10.0.17763.439 (WinBuild.160101.0800), Microsoft Corporation, SHELLEXPERIENCEHOST.EXE -SERVERNAME:APP.APPXTK181TBXBCE2QSEX02S8TW7HFXA9XB3T.MCA, SHELLEXPERIENCEHOST.EXE
UI Elements: Office Productivity group header, TileListViewItem, Pinned tiles, TileListView, Start, Windows.UI.Core.CoreWindow

Step 3: User mouse drag end on “Pinned tiles (list)” in “Sta”
Program: Windows Shell Experience Host, 10.0.17763.439 (WinBuild.160101.0800), Microsoft Corporation, SHELLEXPERIENCEHOST.EXE -SERVERNAME:APP.APPXTK181TBXBCE2QSEX02S8TW7HFXA9XB3T.MCA, SHELLEXPERIENCEHOST.EXE
UI Elements: Pinned tiles, TileListView, Start, Windows.UI.Core.CoreWindow

Step 4: User Comment: “Click on the name of the group and drag it where you want it”
Program:
UI Elements:

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