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Last week Microsoft released PowerToys 0.51, which came with several new improvements. Some of the most highlighted improvements were within the mouse utilities part of the Microsoft PowerToys. Now, the company released another update which is rolling out as Microsoft PowerToys version 0.51.1.

 

The latest version of PowerToys is a patch on top of the previous release, which brings some stability improvements based on user feedback. To know more details about this release, continue reading further.

Published by on under Microsoft PowerToys | Microsoft Windows 11

Earlier this week, Microsoft released "Windows 11 Build 22509.1000" to the Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel. The new build came with new improvements to Start menu, and Microsoft Edge with Narrator. This build also brought several bug fixes.

 

Now the company is releasing a new KB5008918 update to Windows 11 Build 22509 to the insiders in the Dev Channel that bumps up the build number to 22509.1011.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Microsoft started rolling out Windows 11 Build 22509 to the Windows Insiders who are on the Dev Channel. The latest preview update comes with new improvements for the Start menu and Taskbar. If you are on the Dev Channel, head over to the Windows Update settings page to download and install this build.

 

The latest "Windows 11 Insider Preview 22509.1000 (rs_prerelease)" adds Start menu customization which can be invoked by right-clicking on Start. For more details about this build, continue reading further.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Back in October, Microsoft released PowerToys version 0.49 that introduced a new "Find my Mouse" tool. A month later, the company released Microsoft PowerToys 0.51.0 by skipping version 0.50.

 

The latest version of PowerToys introduces exciting new improvements to the mouse utilities and other changes. Continue reading for a detailed list of changes (official release notes) in Microsoft PowerToys version 0.51.0.

Published by on under Microsoft PowerToys | Microsoft Windows 11

Microsoft begins rolling out a new app update for MS Paint on Windows 11. This update brings new design changes to the "Edit Color", "Resize and Skew" dialogs and is currently rolling out to the Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel.

 

This build also adds additional fixes to the MSPaint application on Windows 11. To know more about the new design changes added to Microsoft Paint and other fixes, continue reading further.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Microsoft released an optional KB5007262 update for Windows 11, that increased the OS Build to 22000.348. The latest Windows 11 KB5007262 update (build 22000.348) version 21H2 adds several new improvements to the operating system. Among all these improvements, the Fluent style emojis are one of the key improvements.

 

The latest build also includes several bug fixes. To know more about the new improvements and bug fixes (official changelog) in this build, continue reading further.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Microsoft released a new build to Microsoft Office users running version 2112. The new update comes as build 14712 and is currently rolling out to the Office Insiders in the Windows Beta Channel (Fast Ring). The latest version of Microsoft Office Build 14712.20000 adds a very useful feature to Microsoft PowerPoint.

 

It also adds some fixes and improvements to Office Suite, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Excel. For the complete official changelog, continue reading further.

Microsoft has announced that the company will no longer support the OneDrive Sync app on Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1. This will come into effect starting . If you are using OneDrive on any of these platforms, upgrade to the latest version of Windows 10 or Windows 11.

 

In case your PC doesn't support Windows 10, or Windows 11, you will still be able to access your cloud files through the OneDrive web interface.

Published by on under News | OneDrive

Microsoft released a new cumulative update KB5007253 for Windows 10. The latest build is currently rolling out to the Windows 10 Insiders in the Release Preview Channel. This update comes for Windows 10 version 21H1 as Build 19044.1381 and for Windows 10 version 21H2 as Build 19044.1381.

 

Here's everything that you would like to know about Windows 10 KB5007253 update Build 19044.1381 / 19043.1381, which are currently rolling out to the Windows Insiders.

Published by on under News | Tech News

Microsoft releases Windows 11 Build 22504 with some new personalization features, improvements, and a bunch of bug fixes. As this is a preview build from the rs_prerelease branch, Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel can upgrade to this build to test the latest features and changes.

 

In the latest build, Microsoft added 13 themes for the touch keyboard to the other input experiences, the ability to personalize emojis based on the face and skin tones of family members, and a new design of the Your Phone app on Windows 11.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Microsoft shared some details regarding a compatibility issue with Intel Smart Sound Technology (Intel SST) drivers on Windows 11 PCs. Windows 11 (version 21H2) devices with the affected Intel SST driver might receive an error with a BSOD (Blue Screen of Death).

 

To safeguard your upgrade experience, Microsoft applied a compatibility hold on devices with affected Intel SST drivers from offering Windows 11. Microsoft also shared a workaround to mitigate this issue.

Published by on under Intel | Microsoft Windows 11

Microsoft releases Windows 10 Build 19044.1379 for version 21H2, and Windows 10 Build 19044.1379 for 21H1. The latest build (KB5007253) is now rolling out to the Windows 10 Insiders who are in the Release Preview Channel.

 

Windows 10 KB5007253 update brings a ton of fixes and improvements, including fixes to the remote printer issue introduced with Windows 10 Patch Tuesday update KB5006670 released last month.

Published by on under News | Tech News

Just a month ago, Microsoft officially announced about Windows 10 November 2021 Update (version 21H2). If you are waiting for the next feature update of Windows 10, the wait is now over! Windows 10 November 2021 Update is now generally available.

 

The November 2021 Update of Windows 10 is focused on productivity, management, and security. If you are using Windows 10, open the system settings to check if your device is eligible to get the update right now.

Published by on under News | Tech News

Microsoft Office version 2112 has been released. The latest build 14706.20000 is now rolling out to the Office Insiders who have registered under the Windows Beta Channel (Fast Ring). Though there are no new features added to this build, Microsoft fixed several fixes.

 

If you are an Office Insider in the Windows Beta Channel, and/or would like to know what has been fixed in Microsoft Office version 2112, build 14706.20000, here's the full official changelog.

Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) is a compatibility layer for running native Linux binaries on Windows. It allows users to run a GNU/Linux environment - including most command-line tools, utilities, and applications directly on the Windows operating system.

 

Microsoft now releases a new updated version of the WSL, which now brings a new logo, an updated Linux Kernel version 5.10.74.3, and more. To learn more about the new improvements added to Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL) version 0.50.2, continue reading further.

Published by on under Linux | Microsoft Windows 11

Microsoft Teams is going to receive a new update this month that will enable users to un-mirror their video feeds in a call or Teams meeting. The new "Mirror my Video" feature will provide the user the option to flip the video and have the same view as the other users in the meeting.

 

By default, Microsoft Teams horizontally flips the camera feed for a presenter, but it remains un-mirrored for other participants. Now, by un-mirroring, it will enable the user to see the text in a video call correctly.

Published by on under Microsoft 365 | Microsoft Teams

Windows 11 Build 22000.346 (KB5007262) is now rolling out to Windows Insiders in the Beta and Release Preview Channels. The latest build includes several improvements and fixes to the printer issues. Apart from the printer-related issues, this build also includes fixes for File Explorer and more.

 

If you are looking for the full list of fixes in the latest Microsoft Windows 11 Insiders Preview Build 22000.346, continue reading further.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News

Microsoft releases a new Office build for Android mobiles. The latest Microsoft Office for Mobile (Build 16.0.14701.20036) adds two new features for smartphone users. One of them is the "Eagle Eye View", and the other is "Dark Mode" support for Microsoft Word.

 

This build is currently rolling out to the Office Insiders who are running Microsoft Office on Android devices. Excited about the new features added to Microsoft Office for Android? Continue reading further to know more.

Published by on under Android | Latest Microsoft Office Insiders Preview Build

Microsoft is bringing a new feature to Teams that will allow you to chat with other users using Microsoft Teams personal accounts. This will extend collaboration with team members outside the work network. You will need to invite any Teams user to chat using an email address or phone number and remain within the security and compliance policies of your organization.

 

The feature will soon roll out to Microsoft Teams for web, desktop, and mobile. Once it rolls out, your Teams admin need to enable this feature according to your organization's policies. Continue reading to know more about it and its availability.

Published by on under Microsoft 365 | Microsoft Teams

Windows 11 Build 22499 is now rolling out from the active development branch to the Windows 11 Insiders in the Dev Channel. The latest preview build adds a new feature for the Microsoft Teams users, and you will really love it.

 

The latest update is rolling out as "Windows 11 Insider Preview 22499 (rs_prerelease)". If you are running a Windows 11 supported device in the Dev Channel, can get it through the Windows Update.

Published by on under Microsoft Windows 11 | News


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