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Microsoft presents its new start menu in Windows 10 and other updates

July 3, 2020

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Microsoft presents its new start menu in Windows 10 and other updatesMicrosoft presents its new start menu in Windows 10 and other updates


Microsoft introduces the new start menu design Windows 10. The relevant change is that the background color of both the symbols and the application tile is now standardized.

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Photo: Windows

Photo: Windows

Microsoft developers have also changed the taskbar. Loud at the moment Xataka, is only available to users of Windows Insider program. If you are not part of the program, you will have to wait for the company to update everyone else.

Important updates

The start menu is the most noticeable change, although the structure remains almost identical, but now the symbols are improved and the color has been unified. The user can customize it through the configuration.

On the other hand, Alt + Tab has been slightly modified. With this command you can switch between Windows windows. It also shows all open tabs in Edge, not just the one that is currently active.

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New users’ taskbar now includes an Xbox icon if they have Xbox Live and another icon for “Your Phone” for Android users.

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The notification system has also been updated. A pop-up window with an “x” will now appear to close it.

Another of the improved functions is that of the calculator. Graphics are displayed to help students understand math better.

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