Office apps update / source: Microsoft

Weekly Digest: Windows 10 news, Office updates, tech tips

In case you missed it, Windows 10 version 2004 is fully available, Office mobile apps are getting new features, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft announced that Windows 10 version 2004 is now fully available for all system configurations.

Windows 10 build 19042.789 became available for version 20H2 and 2004 as a preview with a slew of fixes. This update is available as an optional download for devices in the stable and the Beta and Release Preview channels of the Windows Insider Program.

The software giant also announced that it is planning to roll out a slew of new features for its Office mobile apps, including Outlook, Teams, and many more.

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

Tech tips roundup

This week, you also learn several new tips to get the most out of Windows 10, including the steps to move the taskbar around the screen edges and the steps to remove the time and date widget from the notification area.

We looked into the steps to use the multi-threaded feature in the Robocopy command-line tool to copy files and folders faster between drives.

You can also use these instructions to view the update history of Windows 10 using the Settings app and Command Prompt.

If you use the Windows Terminal app on Windows 10, you now know how to change the default font face and starting directory for PowerShell, Command Prompt, and other command-line shells. In addition, you can use these instructions to bring back the legacy blue color scheme for PowerShell in the terminal app.

Windows 10 now includes a new modern experience to manage Storage Spaces, and these are the steps to add drives to a pool and extend the capacity of an storage space using the new settings and Control Panel.

Furthermore, we looked into the steps to add new folder locations to the Photos app on Windows 10, view and delete site cookies on Microsoft Edge, and manage windows using the PowerToys FancyZones feature.