Microsoft is including some minor new options, together with a brand new sharing possibility, to its newest Windows 10 check construct.
On November eight, Microsoft fielded Windows 10 “Redstone 4” check construct No. 17035 for PCs. This construct is for Fast Ring and Skip Ahead testers. (Because of a bugcheck bug, this construct will not work on PCs with AMD processors presently.)
Near Share is a strategy to wirelessly share recordsdata and URLs to close by PCs and is new to this check launch. To check this function, customers should have two PCs operating Redstone four Build 17035, and the Near Share function must be turned on within the Action Center (or beneath Settings). This function, which depends on Bluetooth, works with apps which might be enabled to share, together with Photos, Microsoft Edge and File Explorer.
This Near Share function is along with the “Continue on PC” sharing possibility Microsoft not too long ago launched for customers who need to share between iOS and Android gadgets and Windows 10 PCs.
Microsoft is also enabling testers with 17035 to buy Surface via the Microsoft Store (the app previously often called Windows Store). For now, this function works just for U.S., U.Ok. and Australian customers.
There are some extra function enhancements, together with a brand new Mute-a-Tab function in Edge and badist for saving EPUB books. In Settings, Microsoft now permits customers to restrict the obtain bandwidth that is utilized in foreground downloads. Sound settings are transferring to Settings, and a few new Ease of Access settings on show, audio, speech recognition and eye management have been added to group-related settings. There are some contact keyboard and handwriting panel enhancements in Build 17035, as nicely.
This check construct additionally features a repair that that now allows debugging of Universal Windows Platform apps to work once more, too. Other fixes are listed within the weblog submit detailing 17035.
Redstone four (the official identify of which Microsoft nonetheless has not revealed) is because of start rolling out round March or April 2018.