When you sign in Surface tablet with your Microsoft Account, you are able to automatically synchronize your settings, such as app settings, shortcuts and internet history, with other Windows 8 tablets and PCs. To sync data and settings of your tablet with the cloud, you need to turn on “Sync your settings”.
How to enable “Sync Your Settings” On Surface tablet
* Swipe from the right side to the left a little. Tap Setting > “More PC Setting” on the left side.
* Select “Sync your settings”, and move the slider to the right to turn “Sync setting on this PC” on.
* Under “Setting to sync” option, there are many options for you to enable or disable sync, including Personalize, Desktop personalization, Ease of Access, Language preferences, App settings, Browser settings, Other Windows settings, Sign-in info and Metered Internet connections.