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+.

Microsoft Teams for Linux Goes Live

Microsoft Teams for Linux Goes Live

As you may remember, Microsoft was about to release its Teams to Linux. The company is actively working on bringing the app to the open source operating system, following the requests on a UserVoice page dedicated to the product. It looks like this has finally happen!

Windows 10 Build 19037 (Fast & Slow Rings, 20H1)

Windows 10 Build 19037 (Fast & Slow Rings, 20H1)

Microsoft is releasing Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19037.1 (20H1) to Windows Insiders in the Fast and Slow rings. This build is notable for moving Windows PowerShell ISE to Features on Demand.

Add Web Site to All Apps in Start Menu in Windows 10

Add Web Site to All Apps in Start Menu in Windows 10

How to Add a Web Site to All Apps in the Start Menu in Windows 10

Windows 10 comes with a completely reworked Start menu, which combines Live Tiles introduced in Windows 8 with classic app shortcuts. It has an adaptive design and can be used on displays with various sizes and resolutions. In this article, we'll see how to add any web site to the All Apps area of the Start menu, where most of the app shortcuts are stored. This works even for web sites which do not provide Progressive Web Apps.

Vivaldi on Android Has Reached Beta 2, Here’s What’s New

Vivaldi on Android Has Reached Beta 2, Here’s What’s New

Some time ago the team behind the innovative Vivaldi browser launched a counterpart project for Android. The browser is now available as a beta app on Google Play. A new beta version of the browser is released with a number of useful changes and improvements.

Disable Windows Update Status Tray Icon in Windows 10

Disable Windows Update Status Tray Icon in Windows 10

How to Disable Windows Update Status Tray Icon in Windows 10

Starting in Windows 10 version 1803, Windows 10 shows a tray icon when updates are available and an action (e.g. restart to apply updates) is required on the Settings > Windows Update page. Clicking on the icon will open the mentioned page directly.

Edge Chromium Has Got New Tab Page Improvements in Canary

Edge Chromium Has Got New Tab Page Improvements in Canary

Microsoft today released a new Canary build of Microsoft Edge Chromium. Version 80.0.353.0 of the browser features a number of changes made to InPrivate browsing. The browser has finally got a search box for the New Tab page for InPrivate windows, and a number of other minor improvements.

Microsoft Updates Build 19035 with KB4533028

Microsoft Updates Build 19035 with KB4533028

Following the Windows 10 Build 19035 release, Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 Build 19035.1000 with KB4533028. It doesn't include any change, and is designed to test servicing pipeline.