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Weekly Digest: Windows 11, Windows 10 updates, tech tips

In case you missed it, Windows 11 is now available in beta, Windows 10 gets a preview of the next update, and more tips to get the most out of your PC.

This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft makes the first preview of Windows 11 available in the Beta Channel of the Windows Insider Program, but only for devices that meet the minimum requirements.

As part of the C release schedule, update KB5004296 was released for Windows 10 21H1, 20H2, and 2004 as an optional non-security quality update. If you are still on version 1909, then the update to install is KB5004293.

The software giant also revealed the next four games that Xbox Live Gold and Game Pass members would be getting for free in August through the Games with Gold program.

Tech tips roundup

This week, you also learned several new tips to get the most out of Windows, including the steps to enable or disable the Start menu full-screen mode.

We looked into the different ways to view all existing user accounts and completely remove a printer driver on Windows 10.

If you access files from a network share and cannot delete a folder, it’s probably because of a hidden “thumbs.db” file, and here is how to fix the problem.

Finally, you can configure Microsoft Edge always to open InPrivate mode, and these are the steps to complete the task.