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 Telegram, Twitter, and YouTube.

Microsoft Has Fixed Network Connectivity Issue in Windows 10

Microsoft Has Fixed Network Connectivity Issue in Windows 10

Microsoft has released out-of-band updates that resolve the Windows connectivity issue which the company had encountered last week. The issue, as you may remember, was preventing cloud apps like Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Office 365, Microsoft Outlook from their normal work, and also was affecting VPN connections.

Telegram Introduces Chat Folders, and more

Telegram Introduces Chat Folders, and more

The Telegram app has reached a major milestone with its releases. Version 2.0 for Desktop, and version 6.0 for Android now allow you to organize your chats into folders. Also, both apps include a number of useful improvements and new features.

Make Your Phone App Use Your Smartphone Wallpaper as Background

Make Your Phone App Use Your Smartphone Wallpaper as Background

How to Make Your Phone App Use Your Smartphone Wallpaper as Background.

In Windows 10, you can turn on or off sync smartphone's wallpaper with the Your Phone app background. This option becomes available once you link your Android phone to your Windows 10 device. The app will show the wallpaper in a phone thumbnail preview, and in the left pane with acrylic transparency effects.

Disable or Enable Delete Confirmation For Photos App in Windows 10

Disable or Enable Delete Confirmation For Photos App in Windows 10

How to Disable or Enable Delete Confirmation For Photos App in Windows 10.

Windows 10 ships with a Photos app which replaced the Windows Photo Viewer and Photo Gallery. Its tile is pinned to the Start menu. It comes with tight integration with Microsoft's very own cloud solution, OneDrive. Windows 10 Photos app allows you to disable or enable a delete confirmation dialog that appears when you delete a file while browsing your photo collections. Here's how.

Microsoft releases a new app, News Bar for Windows

Microsoft releases a new app, News Bar for Windows

Microsoft was internally working on a new project, News Bar, which is an app that translate a news stream from the Internet. The app has reached the Beta stage, and is now available on the Microsoft Store.

ms-settings Commands in Windows 10 (Settings Page URI Shortcuts)

ms-settings Commands in Windows 10 (Settings Page URI Shortcuts)

The List of ms-settings Commands in Windows 10 (Settings Page URI Shortcuts)

You can use these commands to directly open any Settings page in Windows 10. Also, you can create shortcuts for any page of Settings. TheĀ Settings app in Windows 10 replaces the classic Control Panel. It consists of many pages and inherits a lot of classic settings. Almost every Settings page has its own URI, which stands for Uniform Resource Identifier. This allows you to open any Settings page directly with a special command. Here is the most comprehensive list of such commands.