This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft makes available the Windows 10 May 2019 Update to testers in the Release Preview ring of the Windows Insider Program before officially rolling it out to everyone. In addition, the company released the first preview of its new Microsoft Edge browser built using the Google’s Chromium project.
Windows 10 build 18875 showed up in the Fast and Skip Ahead rings as part of the 20H1 development unveiling minor changes and improvements.
As part of the April 2019 Patch Tuesday, the Windows 10 October 2018 Update and older versions received a number of updates to address various issues. Also, the software giant released Windows 10 build 18356.53 as the first quality update for the May 2019 Update, version 1903.
The Windows 10 history tracker guide has been updated to include the most up-to-date information about the major releases, previews, and quality updates for the operating system.
In case you missed it, you can also download the pick of the week theme: The Great American Solar Eclipse to refresh your desktop.
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Tech tips roundup
This week, you also learned a number of tips to get the most out of Windows 10, including the steps to change a DVD/Blu-ray drive region.
We looked at the enable the new header design manually in the Settings app available with Windows 10 version 1903.
If you’re planning to upgrade to the May 2019 Update as soon as it becomes available, check out this guide with everything you need to know to avoid problems during the installation process.
Windows 10 is changing the way the users disconnect external storage devices, despite of Microsoft still recommending the previous process to prevent data loss. If you want to modify the settings, then use these instructions.
As part of the release of Microsoft Edge based on Chromium, this week, you learned a few new tips, including the steps to download and install the new browser.
You now know the instructions to install Google Chrome extensions on Microsoft Edge.
Finally, you even looked at the steps to create multiple profiles on Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome to keep your work and personal stuff separate.
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