I am happy to announce a new version of my freeware app, Winaero Tweaker. Version 0.15 comes with a number of important fixes for users of Windows 10 version 1903, along with new features added for all supported Windows versions.
Microsoft is releasing a new pre-release version of their Chromium-based Edge browser. The change log for version 184.108.40.206 includes a list of new features and fixes.
Microsoft releases a new update for Windows 10 version 1809. The patch KB4505658 wasn't included in the set released on previous Patch Tuesday. It addresses a huge number of issues. Here's the change log.
How to Change Data Update Speed for Task Manager in Windows 10
Windows 8 and Windows 10 have a new Task Manager app. It looks completely different compared to Windows 7's Task Manager and has different features. It comes with a number of options that can be customized by the user, including its update speed for its graphs and app lists.
It looks like Microsoft is adding the official support for game mods to the Store app. A new folder in the latest Fast Ring indicates that Xbox / Game Pass PC client is receiving this feature.
Microsoft has revealed how they are going to roll out new features gradually to Chromium-based Microsoft Edge users. This will allow the company to test new features with randomly selected small groups of users.
A new Canary build of Microsoft Edge Chromium allows quickly identify when running in Private mode. A new text badge appears next to the address bar. Also, a few new options appear for the Sync feature.
Windows Defender is the default antivirus app shipped with Windows 10. Earlier versions of Windows like Windows 8.1, Windows 8, Windows 7 and Vista also had it but it was less efficient previously as it only scanned spyware and adware. In Windows 8 and Windows 10, Defender is based on the Microsoft Security Essentials app which offers better protection by adding full blown protection against all kinds of malware. Microsoft is renaming the app Microsoft Defender.
A new release of the popular Quinto Black CT skin for the good old Winamp player is available. Version 3.1 adds a feet to several components, new analog VU Meter scales, and more!
The beautiful Scenes from Yosemite themepack features impressive views of Yosemite Valley, California’s National Park. This great set of images was initially created for Windows 7, but you can use it in Windows 10, Windows 7 and Windows 8.
How to turn on or off Narrator Announce Toggle Keys as Typed in Windows 10
As you may already know, Narrator is a screen-reading app built into Windows 10. Narrator lets users with vision issues to use PC and complete common tasks. Starting in Windows 10 version 1903 it is possible to make Narrator announce toggle keys (Caps lock, Num lock, Scroll lock) when the keys are turned on or off. Here is how to disable or enable this feature.