Author Archives: Sergey Tkachenko

About Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer from Russia who started Winaero back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to Microsoft, Windows and popular software. Follow him on Facebook, Twitter or Google+.

How to Set Transparent Background for Cortana

How to Set Transparent Background for Cortana

Yet another change has been spotted in Windows 10 build 15014. Now you can make Cortana's search box background fully transparent. Once you enable this feature, it will follow the color of the taskbar.

Updated Snipping Tool in Windows 10 Build 15014

Updated Snipping Tool in Windows 10 Build 15014

In Windows 10 Creators Update, Microsoft is adding a lot of new features to the operating system. But a few changes made to classic apps were unexpected. The Snipping Tool got an updated user interface.

Set Custom Color for Title Bars and Taskbar in Windows 10

Set Custom Color for Title Bars and Taskbar in Windows 10

Starting with build 15014 of Windows 10, you can set a custom accent color for title bars and the taskbar. This feature is new to Windows 10 Creators Update. The Settings app was updated to allow you to add and use custom color presets. Let's see what has changed.

Telegram 1.0.2 has Icon Based Contact List

Telegram 1.0.2 has Icon Based Contact List

Yesterday, Telegram for Desktop got an update. Version 1.0.2 was rolled out for all major platforms. This version allows you to shrink the contact list to icons.

Download Windows 10 Build 15014 ISO images

Download Windows 10 Build 15014 ISO images

Today, Microsoft released Windows 10 build 15014 for Windows Insiders. As it is a Fast Ring, official ISO images are not available. Here you can download third-party ISOs to install this build from scratch.