How To Use Alarms In Windows 10

Alarms are the device which can be used as the reminder, or for giving any warning, and most importantly, people use it to wake them up. Earlier, Alarms came up as the different devices we used to set our time according to our convenience. Now, as technology is progressing, we get built-in alarms in our Mobile devices and our computers as well. Through the in-built alarms, we can make massive use of it. In case we want ourselves to remind something, we set the Alarm for that. Even if we are in danger or a condition that can worsen, we get a warning by ringing the Alarm. 

We all know better know how we can set up alarms on Mobile devices. But many people don’t know there is a feature of Alarm which is available in Windows 10. Through the Alarm in Windows 10, we can set the timer and use it as a reminder.

How To Use Alarms In Windows 10

We don’t have to use the mobile device for everything we can also make use of our computer if we give our most of the time to it. 

 Set Alarms In Windows 10

When we are going to use alarms in Windows 10, we need to know how we can set it up. If we are unable to set alarms in Windows 10, we cannot use it. To set alarms in Windows 10, you need to follow the instructions step-by-step.

  • Open the start menu and go to the search bar.
  • Type Alarms in the search bar.
  • Click on the Alarms & Clocks option, which you will get after the search show its top results.

 Set Alarms In Windows 10

  • In the Alarm settings, you can continue with the current alarm time or edit it.
  • If you edit the Alarm settings, you need first to edit the Alarm’s name. In Alarm’s name, you can put any reminder you want to give it to yourself.
  • Next, edit the time. Set the time that is suitable for you and when you want Alarm to ring. 
  • Now, you can set the sound of the Alarm. In that, you can select the sound which you think will be more audible to you.
  • Set the repeat times. In repeat times, you need to decide when you want your Alarm to repeat its sound.
  • Last you need to set the snooze-time. With the snooze-time, you can decide after how many times you need your Alarm to ring, and you still haven’t turned it off.
  • Press the Save icon button.

Hence, you will successfully set up the Alarm in Windows 10 according to your convenience.

Add and Delete Alarms in Windows 10

After setting up the Alarm, if you want to add more Alarm or delete any of the Alarm, you need to read the article. When you choose to use alarms in Windows 10, you can add or delete alarms anytime. To know how you can add the alarms in Windows 10, follow the instructions below.

  • Open the start menu and go to the search bar.
  • Type Alarms in the search bar.
  • Click on the Alarms & Clocks option. 
  • In alarms settings, you need to click on the plus sign. You will see the sign on the bottom-right corner of the alarm window.

  • Now, Edit the new Alarm you are going to add.
  • Edit the name, time, sound, repeating time, and snooze time of your new Alarm, which you will add.
  • Next, Press on the save icon.

Here, you successfully add the Alarm in Windows 10.

The next thing you need to know while you use alarms in Windows 10 is deleting any of your Alarms. Sometimes, we don’t need the Alarm which we have set up earlier. To delete the Alarm, you need to follow the instructions.

  • Open the start menu and go to the search bar.
  • Type Alarms in the search bar.
  • Click on the Alarms & Clocks option. 
  • In alarm settings, on the bottom-right, you will see the Manage icon. Click on that icon.

Add and Delete Alarms in Windows 10

  • For the Alarm, you want to remove, click the Delete icon, which will be available on the Alarm’s left side you have already set it up.

Alarms & Clocks option

  • Now Press the check icon, which is given at the bottom of the Alarm Windows.

Therefore, you will able to delete Alarm in Windows 10.

Hide or show Alarm on lock screen in Windows 10

When you get to know how to use alarms in Windows 10, you also need to know the other aspects. Sometimes you get to see the Alarm on the available lock screen in Windows 10. If you want to view it, it is fine; if you don’t want to see or want to hide it, you need to change the in-built settings. To hide or show Alarm on the available lock screen in Windows 10, you need to follow the instructions.

  • Right-click on the precise area of the desktop. 
  • Here you will get numerous options. Click on the Display settings option.

Hide or show Alarm on lock screen in Windows 10

  • In Display settings, select the ” Notifications & actions ” option.
  • You will see the Show alarms, reminders, and incoming VOIP calls on the lock screen on the right side. If you want to show the Alarm on the lock screen, you can turn it on, or you want to hide, then you can turn it off.

Thus, this is how you use alarms in Windows 10.

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