1. alecs36's Avatar
    Hi there,

    Is the "classic" Bing search home page gone since the recent Cortana update? I understand that when i use the bottom right search function it is indeed searching 'bing results' through Bing; however, what i am missing is that homepage. Maybe i'm crazy, am i the only one who liked seeing a new picture everyday with little bits of information.... bing-2.jpg
    07-13-2014 01:20 PM
  2. xandros9's Avatar
    Does the bing wallpaper still work? I would think it does.

    And if you turn off Cortana, it reverts to the old Bing, so there's that.
    Too bad we have to choose.
    07-13-2014 01:47 PM
  3. Wam1q's Avatar
    When you want to see the homepage, turn off GPS from the action centre. And when you're done, turn it back on.
    07-13-2014 02:18 PM
  4. alecs36's Avatar
    Okay, i put location services in my action center, that way i can quickly turn on/off between bing / cortona.

    It is a shame we have to switch between either/or.

    Microsoft - why not just leave cortana integration within it's own tile/app and bing as standard search?
    07-13-2014 03:07 PM
  5. Jason Gilbert's Avatar
    Agreed, I really liked the pictures on the search page. Often when using my old L900 an interesting one would pop up and I would go to the search page just to read about the picture. It was a nice touch, and it would be great if they could include that functionality with Cortana somehow. (And yes, I still get the photos on my lock screen on my L520 running the dev. preview 8.1.)
    07-13-2014 06:57 PM

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