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Weekly Digest: Windows 11 updates, Outlook Lite, tech tips

In case you missed it, Microsoft released new previews of Windows 11 in the Dev and Beta Channels, the Outlook Like app became available, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

This week on Pureinfotech, Microsoft released Windows 11 build 25174 in the Dev Channel with a new Game Pass widget, File Explorer improvements for tabs, and fixes and improvements.

For Windows 11 22H2, the company rolled out two new updates, including builds 22622.450 and 22621.450, with minor changes and without any new features. In addition, Microsoft has also launched the Outlook Lite app, a lightweight version of the Outlook app optimized for performance and battery for low-end Android phones.

If you use the Windows Subsystem for Android, this week, the platform received another update that brings new settings and several fixes. Also, as part of the Windows Package Manager development, version 1.3 is now available with various improvements, including better package version reporting, documentation, error code handling, and more.

Finally, you can now download the first two free titles as part of the Games with Gold program for August 2022 for Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass members.

Tech tips roundup

This week, you also learned a bunch of tips to get the most out of Windows, including the steps to hide the clock on Windows 11.

We looked at the different ways to install app updates, set a custom display scale size, and disable the User Account Control on Windows 11.

You now know the instructions to edit “hosts” file, change the system font size, and add or remove optional features on Windows 11. Furthermore, on Windows 11, you now know the steps to clone the system installation to a new SSD or HDD using Clonezilla.

Also, whether you use Chrome, Edge, or Firefox, you can use these steps to enable the option to always save your current session so you can pick up where you left off after restarting the browser.

On Windows 10, we looked at the steps to prevent buggy updates from downloading and installing automatically on your computer. The steps to stop sharing a folder in the network and how to install WSL2 with a single command.

If you are a Windows user with a Mac computer, you can use these steps to create macOS bootable media to rest the system to resolve virtually any type of issue.