How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

Let’s have a look at the way that you can use to setup Windows PC for senior Citizen as they need some ease of work while using Windows OS and there are few things that you need to do before they actually use the PC. And in this guide, we have discussed the same right below. So follow the complete tutorial to set this up.

Today there are billions of PC users who are using Windows OS. And you must have read my guides on Windows OS as I keep on adding new guides that help to make your work easier in Windows. And today I’m again here with one cool guide that will help you to make your Windows PC best fit for the Senior Citizen use. As your parents, grandparents and other loved one must be willing to use your PC. But there are lots of things that can trouble them while using your PC so here in this guide, I’ll tell you some of the points that you need to take care of to set up that PC for their use. There are simple ways to do that no hustle will be there and with few points, you will make it possible for them to use the Windows PC easily. So have a look at the complete guide discussed below to proceed.

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How to Setup Windows Computer For Senior Citizens

Actually, my Uncle wanted to use my Laptop for few days because of some sort of work that they wanted to do on Windows PC. But there were not that much experienced in using windows OS. So it was my duty to get everything done in the way by which they could be able to use the Laptop easily. So I researched over the internet to get to know the points that should be taken care, And then I implemented those changes so that they can help my uncle to use my PC easily. And those really worked my Uncle was so confident that they had used my Laptop for doing the work that they are doing on paper earlier. So I thought of sharing the same with you guys so that you can also make your PC best fit for the senior citizens.

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#1 Adjusting the Text Size & Resolution

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

First of all, you need to make the text and the windows resolution best fit according to the one that is going to use it. Like if they have weak eyesight then you can make the text little bigger so that they can clearly understand what is written in front of them

#2 Remove Unwanted Apps

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

In Windows, there are lots of inbuilt apps that user never use in their daily PC use and so your elders don’t need that and can you can remove them from your Windows PC and can also make your desktop and file manager clean so that they can easily manage their files on your PC.

#3 Update each & everything

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

To make your Windows PC trouble free for senior citizens you need to make your Windows up to date along with its driver make sure Automatic updates are om so your system can update its program to the latest version. And also the updated apps will work perfectly on the system

#4 Get the better Antivirus

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

If they are going to use the internet or some unknown external storage devices then your PC might be in danger of virus for which they are not aware of so the best solution is to get the best antivirus installed on your PC so that system should be protected.

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#5 Speech recognition

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

For easy typing you can setup speech recognition for them and where you will set up their PC to understand their voice and they can easily type the things with their speech.

#6 Enable Locate the Cursor on CTRL

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

Sometimes senior citizens face the problem while locating the cursor so you can do one thing, in your Mouse settings in the Control panel you can enable the option “Locate the cursor on CTRL pressing”. This will make it easier for them to locate the cursor and do their work.

#7 Use Ease of Access

How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen
How to Setup Windows PC For Senior Citizen

You can educate them to use the Ease to access feature of the Windows that is very helpful in creating some simple shortcuts to access the particular things.

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