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Microsoft to reveal what's next for Windows on June 24. While everyone was curious about what is coming next, a Chinese portal leaked that information along with a Windows 11 build 21996. The information that we know so far, Windows 11 is going to come with a new Taskbar and Start Menu layout, new icons, and more.

 

If you don't like the new Taskbar layout, Microsoft allows you to reset the position to the classic left-aligned. In this post, we will learn how you can change the Taskbar layout from the center position to the left position.

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As we already know, Microsoft to reveal what's next for Windows on June 24. Though there exists no official announcement of what going to come next, there was a rumor that the next version of the so popular operating system will be named Windows 11.

 

Now, it seems like the rumor is going to be real. Yesterday there was a Windows 11 Build leaked online from a Chinese portal, and we got to know more about that build. Here's a quick look at Windows 11 that is expected to be released later this year.

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Microsoft Teams is getting another new feature in June 2021, which will be known as "Chat Bubbles". According to the Microsoft 365 Roadmap (Feature ID: 65948), chats sent during a Teams meeting will surface on the screens of all meeting participants, making the chat more central to the conversation.

 

Microsoft said that the feature will be on by default, but if you find it distracting, can turn it off from the meetings menu by following the simple mentioned steps as below.

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If you are an Office Insider, Microsoft released a new update build 14204.20006 which bumped up the Microsoft Office version to 2107. This build is currently rolling out to Office Insiders who are in the Windows Beta Channel (Fast Ring).

 

The latest Office Insiders Preview Build doesn't contain any new features, but it adds the following improvements for Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft OneNote.

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Microsoft released a new Chromium Edge build to the Edge Insiders in the Dev Channel. The insiders who are currently running the Edge Dev build have been upgraded to the latest build version 93.0.910.5. This latest Microsoft Edge build comes with some new features and improvements.

 

For a detailed list of new features and improvements (full changelog) in Microsoft Edge Dev Channel Build 93.0.910.5, continue reading this post.

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Microsoft released a new update build for Microsoft Office on the Android platform. The latest MS Office build 16.0.14131.20072 is meant for Office Insiders which brings two new features to the Office Suite. If you are an Android Beta Tester, upgrade to this June 2021 update to enjoy the latest offerings from Microsoft.

 

At a glance, the latest update brings voice capture in Office Mobile apps. It also adds text prediction capability to Microsoft Word, making it easier to compose a Word document. For more details, continue reading further.

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If you are an Office Insider and running the Microsoft Office version 2106, Microsoft released a new update build 14131.20008. This build is currently rolling out to Office Insiders who are in the Windows Beta Channel (Fast Ring).

 

The latest Office Insiders Preview Build doesn't contain any new features, but it adds the following improvements for Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and the entire Office suite.

Microsoft is now working on a new feature for Microsoft Teams, that will support an option to use end-to-end encryption (E2EE) for ad hoc 1:1 Teams VoIP calls. If you are using Teams voice call, this feature will add additional security for conducting sensitive online conversations.

 

Microsoft confirmed this feature in the Microsoft 365 Roadmap, and the company is planning to release this feature next month with the July 2021 update.

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During the BUILD 2021 virtual event, Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said that the company will soon share one of the most significant updates of Windows and termed it as "the next generation of Windows". During the event, he also mentioned that he is using it over the past several months.

 

Microsoft is now going to reveal more about the next generation of Windows by organizing a live event on June 24th. If you are excited to know more about it, mark your calendar now and be ready on June .

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Microsoft recently released Visual Studio 2019 version 16.10, and along with that, the company also released Visual Studio 2019 version 16.11 Preview 1. In this first preview release of Visual Studio 2019 version 16.11, Microsoft added the new Hot Reload user experience to the IDE.

 

So, what does it mean? How will you get beneficial with that Hot Reload User Experience feature of Visual Studio 2019? Let's drive into details to learn more about it.

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, most of the people are working from home. And during this time, the Microsoft Teams app gained lots of attractions. Most of the corporates upgraded their messaging system to use Microsoft Teams to connect within the teams. Microsoft Teams also received new features regularly in proportion to usages.

 

Microsoft is now working on another feature for Teams, that will allow you to access the files stored in Teams which are currently available offline. The feature is expected to be released this month, according to the Microsoft 365 Official Roadmap.

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Microsoft is working on a new feature for the Outlook client. The company recently released a new preview build for the Office Insiders who are on the Windows Beta Channel and running Microsoft Office version 2106. In the Latest Microsoft Office Insiders Preview Build 14122.20004, Microsoft previewed a new Organization Explorer app for Outlook.

 

With this build, Microsoft also adds a list of fixes for Microsoft Word, Microsoft Project, and Microsoft Outlook client. For a detailed list of fixes (changelog), continue reading further.

Microsoft recently announced Windows Terminal 1.9 (Preview) that adds some new features and improvements. If you are a fan of Windows Terminal, you can now set it as the default terminal emulator on Windows 10. This feature is currently available to the Windows Insiders who are on the Dev Channel build.

 

Apart from this, Microsoft also adds Quake Mode, an italic version of Cascadia Code font, and other new improvements to Windows Terminal 1.9 Preview. For more details, continue reading further.

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Microsoft announces the release of Visual Studio 2019 version 16.10. This is the most recent version of Microsoft Visual Studio 2019 generally available as of today. Along with this, the company also announces the first preview release of Visual Studio 2019 version 16.11.

 

In this release of Visual Studio 2019, Microsoft focused on developer productivity and convenience. As part of this, they added around 20 new features for C++ devs, improved Git integration, improved profiling tools, and a host of new features that will improve your productivity.

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Microsoft Office build 14117.20000 is now rolling out to the Office Insiders who are on the Windows Beta Channel (Fast Ring), and having Office version 2106 installed on their system. The latest build adds a new feature to the Microsoft Outlook client and a list of fixes.

 

To learn more about the new feature and fixes (changelog) as part of the latest Microsoft Office Build 14117.20000, continue reading this post further.

Microsoft released a new Windows 10 Insiders preview build to the Dev Channel users. Just like the past few builds, this build is also being delivered from the CO_Release branch to the insiders. At this moment, there's no comment from Microsoft regarding the next feature update of Windows 10 version 21H2.

 

The latest Windows 10 build 21387 includes no new features, but it removes two existing features from the operating system. Apart from these, Microsoft adds some fixes to the OS. For more details, continue reading further.

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It's already two years when Visual Studio 2019 was released by Microsoft. Since then, the company released so many updates for the IDE with new features, improvements, and fixes. As of now, the latest version of Visual Studio 2019 is 16.9; and the company is already working on Visual Studio 2019 version 16.10, planned to be released sometime this year.

 

The forthcoming version of Visual Studio 2019 will be more focused on Git productivity improvements. To date, with the preview bits, they have added many new features and improvements in integrating Git close to the IDE. Here we will list all those new Git features coming to Visual Studio 2019 v16.10.

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Windows 10 May 2021 Update (version 21H1) is now available to seekers who check for updates. Some of the great new features in this update include Windows Hello multi-camera support, improved applications to better support remote work scenarios which have been relied on more than ever this past year.

 

If you are looking for the latest Windows 10 Update (version 21H1), here we will show you how to download and install it using the Windows Update settings app.

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Windows 10 May 2021 Update (version 21H1) is now available to seekers who want to install it right now. Initially, it will be available to select devices running Windows 10 version 2004 or later. If you have a compatible device, and you can't wait for the rollout to complete, go to the Windows Update settings page and check for the new update.

 

Windows 10 May 2021 Update comes via enablement package. That means the features will be enabled via this update without actually downloading any new feature updates. For more details, continue reading further.

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Last year in June, Microsoft started working on the Pylance language server and announced that it will add the ability to supercharge your Python IntelliSense experience with rich type information, helping you write better code faster. Since then, it was in an early preview state.

 

Now, Microsoft has officially announced that Pylance will be the default language server for Python in Visual Studio Code. This means it will now add fast and feature-rich Python language support for the developers in VS Code.

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