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Weekly Digest: Windows 10 20H1, Chrome 78, tech tips

In case you missed it, Microsoft released a bunch of updates for Windows 10, Surface devices, Windows Terminal app, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft released Windows 10 build 19008 on the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program as part of the 20H1 development with minor changes.

Windows 10 version 1909 and version 1903 received new cumulative updates to address a slew of issues. In addition, the company made available build 18363.418 to bring every device in the Release Preview ring to the latest build of the November 2019 Update.

Microsoft also updated the hardware requirements to install the Windows 10 May 2019 Update and higher versions to support new Qualcomm, AMD Ryzen, and Intel 10th Generation processors.

As part of the 20H1 development, Windows 10 will make it easier for developers as well as users to set up network cameras with new support for discovery, pairing, configure, and stream TCP/IP-enabled for major ONVIF Profile S compliant camera brands.

Surface Pro 7 and Surface Laptop 3 received their first batch of fixes to improve the overall performance.

If you’re in the market for the latest Microsoft hardware, in this guide, you’ll learn the best places to buy a Surface Pro 7, Surface Laptop 3, and Surface Pro X.

The link to download the stable version of Microsoft Edge (Chromium) leaked onto the web. Although you can use the link to download and install the browser, it’s not the final version.

Windows Terminal version 1910 releases to testers with visual changes, improvements for settings, and much more.

In case you missed it, you can also download the pick of the week theme: Lighthouses by Day to refresh your desktop.

Tech tips roundup

This week, you also learned a number of tips to get the most out of Windows 10, including the steps to enable and disable Remote Desktop using PowerShell.

You now know the steps to enable the new memory-saving feature on Microsoft Edge (Chromium) when loading a lot of tabs, and you learned the steps to sync tabs across devices using the browser.

Google recently released version 78 of Chrome with a bunch of new features, including tab previews, and these are the steps to enable or disable the feature. In addition, you can use these instructions to enable tab previews with images, instead of just text.

Chrome version 78 is also testing a new dark mode for web content, and these are the steps to enable the feature on your device. In addition, the browser can now notify you if your password has been compromised, and this is how you can enable the feature.

We also looked at the steps to view a list of your Xbox games outside the console, and the steps to permanently disable the end of support notification on Windows 7.

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