Windows 11 Build 22572: Clipchamp video editor, family safety

Microsoft has released Windows 11 Insider Preview build 22572 to the Dev channel with two new apps. Microsoft Family and Clipchamp video editor, which is likely to replace the current editor build into the Photos app. TL;DR The build includes the addition of Microsoft Family and Clipchamp as inbox apps – see details for these… Continue reading Windows 11 Build 22572: Clipchamp video editor, family safety

Windows 11 Control Panel status tracker

Control Panel has been around in Windows since 1985 or 37 years with its end planned with the release of Windows 11. As Microsoft continues to release preview builds to Windows Insiders Control Panel functions are slowly being removed in favour of the settings app. Last updated: May 1, 2022 – Windows Insider beta build… Continue reading Windows 11 Control Panel status tracker

Windows 11 build 22543: snap layout, narrator voices, media controls

Overnight Microsoft released Windows 11 Insider build 22543 to the developer channel, bringing updates to the snap layout, narrator voices, media controls and fixes to a variety of bugs. What’s new in Build 22543 More Natural Narrator Voices We’re introducing more natural voices for Narrator. More natural voices enable Narrator users to enjoy scenarios like browsing… Continue reading Windows 11 build 22543: snap layout, narrator voices, media controls

Android apps are coming to Windows 11 preview next month

Microsoft is bringing Android apps to the Windows 11 Insider preview channel next month after going through testing in the developer and beta channels over the last few months. In a blog post released yesterday by the company on the topic of new age computing and the way the pandemic has adjusted the way we… Continue reading Android apps are coming to Windows 11 preview next month

Windows 11 Insider update: new volume, brightness, camera, mic indicator

Microsoft has updated Windows 11‘s indicator for brightness, volume, camera, and mic controls bringing them in line with the Windows 11 design style in the latest Windows Insider build 22533. Changes and Improvements We have updated the flyout design for the hardware indicators for brightness, volume, camera privacy, camera on/off and airplane mode, to align… Continue reading Windows 11 Insider update: new volume, brightness, camera, mic indicator

Windows 11 Insider build 22523: Control Panel features move to Settings

Microsoft has released a brand-new Windows 11 Insider build bringing along the usual bug fixes and a few changes to the way the OS works. The big change is two key areas within Control Panel have now been moved over the to the Settings app. The end of Control Panel While many features within Control… Continue reading Windows 11 Insider build 22523: Control Panel features move to Settings

Microsoft roles out redesigned Notepad to Windows 11 Insiders

Microsoft has rolled out a redesigned version of the Notepad app to Windows 11 Insiders in the dev channel bringing the new Windows 11 UI to one of the greatest Windows apps of all time. UPDATE: Microsoft has expanded the rollout of the new design to Insiders in the beta and preview channels. The update… Continue reading Microsoft roles out redesigned Notepad to Windows 11 Insiders

Windows 11 Insider Build 22509 brings Start customisation

Microsoft has released Windows 11Insider Build 22509 to the Dev channel introducing the ability to customise the Windows 11 start menu, an update to Microsoft Edge and Narrator, and a whole bunch of bug fixes. What’s new in Build 22509 Browsing the web in Microsoft Edge with Narrator is now easier We have been working… Continue reading Windows 11 Insider Build 22509 brings Start customisation

Android apps on Windows 11 now available to beta channel

Microsoft has expanded its rollout of Android apps on Windows 11, allowing those in the Windows Insider Beta channel to get a taste of Android on Windows if you haven’t already manually done so. Once again this is only open to Windows Insiders running in the Beta channel within the United States although it is… Continue reading Android apps on Windows 11 now available to beta channel

Windows 11 build 22000.346 (KB5007262) brings over 40 bug fixes

Microsoft has released Windows 11 build 22000.346 (KB5007262) to the beta and release channels with over 40 bug fixes to improve system stability and fix parts of the operating system that have been broken for a while. What’s fixed? We fixed an issue that affects the Appx PowerShell cmdlet functionality on PowerShell 7.1 and later.… Continue reading Windows 11 build 22000.346 (KB5007262) brings over 40 bug fixes

How to install Google Apps on Windows 11: Windows Subsystem Android

After being released to the public, the Windows Subsystem for Android has already been reworked to allow users to download the Google Play Store and accompanying Google Play Services, which means we can now download most Google apps on Windows 11. This article is a streamlined version of the tutorial originally posted by ADeltaX Internal… Continue reading How to install Google Apps on Windows 11: Windows Subsystem Android

Sideload Android APKs on Windows 11 with ADB

Now that Android apps can be installed on Windows 11 PCs; Microsoft has also opened the developer options, allowing users to sideload apps via Google’s ADB commands. This will allow you to bypass the Amazon AppStore and download apps that aren’t available via the store. UPDATE: We have now got this working outside of the… Continue reading Sideload Android APKs on Windows 11 with ADB

Android apps on Windows 11 are here!

Microsoft has just released the first preview of Android apps on Windows 11 to Windows Insiders in the United States. The update allows Android apps to be downloaded and run on your PC using the Amazon Appstore. Windows is a platform for creators Windows is the most open platform on the planet for creators. Part… Continue reading Android apps on Windows 11 are here!