Windows 10 Settings app reset

Weekly Digest: Windows 10 features coming in 2021 and tech tips

In case you missed it, Windows 10 is getting significant visual changes in 2021, install media tools are causing upgrade problems, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft is reportedly planning to release a major update for Windows 10 with significant visual changes, but it will not arrive until the fall of 2021.

The software giant has confirmed a bug with the Media Creation Tool, Update Assistant, and other tools that can cause the loss of user and system certificates that affects upgrading devices from Windows 10 version 1809 and higher, including version 20H2.

Windows 10 build 20251 released in the Dev Channel of the Windows Insider Program with a bunch of fixes for the Search Indexer, Settings app, bug check, and more.

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

Tech tips roundup

This week, you also learned a bunch of tips to get the most out of Windows 10, including the steps to install and set up WSL2 with one command.

We looked into the steps to remove the recently added apps list from the Start menu.

You now know the steps to install .cab files to apply updates or drivers on Windows 10.

In addition, if you’re having problems with the Settings app, you now know two quick methods to reset the app to resolve most common issues.

If you use Microsoft Edge as your default browser, you can now use a new feature to take full page or part of the page screenshots without having to use plugins or third-party applications.

We also talked about whether you should install the version 20H2 for Windows 10 or if you should wait a little longer to upgrade.

Finally, if you’re also a macOS user, you can use these instructions to create a bootable USB to reinstall the OS using a Windows 10 device.

If you’re having any tech problems, remember that you can submit your questions in the Pureinfotech forums.