How to Add Optional Features in Windows 10

We all know that Microsoft releases regular updates to add new features to its latest operating system, but what not everyone knows is that you can add optional features in Windows 10 . That is why throughout this simple tutorial on our technology blog we will show you how to do it quickly and easily.

What Are Windows 10 Optional Features And What Are They For?

Well, as the word indicates, the optional features are a series of functions that can be activated or deactivated according to the user’s needs .

How to Add Features Options in Windows 10 Step by Step 2023

To manage optional features in Windows 10 from configuration we must use the following quick keyboard shortcut :

  • Windows + I.

This quick access will take us directly to the “Windows Settings” in which we must enter the “Applications” section .

On the next screen we must do the following:

  1. We look at the left side and select «Applications and Features» .
  2. We enter the section called “Optional Features” .

How To Activate Optional Features In Windows 10 Easy 2023

Now all we have to do is select the section that says:

  • + Add a feature.

Next we will see a large list with a multitude of new functions to add to the latest Microsoft operating system , most of them are language packs but if we search well we can find some interesting ones such as offering compatibility with IrDA infrared ports (obviously we will require special hardware ). Once we have found the new function that we want to add, we will click on “Install” .

How To Remove An Optional Feature In Windows 10 Easy And Fast 2023

In the same way we can delete the new function that we previously installed or any other from the list . To do this we will only have to select the one we want to eliminate and click on “Uninstall” .

And that’s it, this way we can install new optional features in Windows 10 or even remove them . If you have any questions you can always leave me a comment and I will try to answer as soon as possible. Do not forget to share this article with your social networks, that would help me a lot to continue making more content similar to this one. Thank you very much for everything!