A Monday move, to brighten your week ahead! While Microsoft has made it a bit of a habit of releasing new builds on Wednesdays, Windows 10 build 18298 is here as a special surprise. And to make things even more interesting, this is one of those big bang releases — those select preview versions that Microsoft...

Don’t look now, but it appears that Microsoft has finally added a few new features to the other File Explorer that is available on Windows 10. Yes, the UWP version. Not many folks know about this variant, fewer still use it. But it exists, neatly tucked away. Obviously, Windows 10 Mobile have always had one, and...

Or you know, something like this. Microsoft may have recently finalized the look of the File Explorer in Windows 10, however not everyone is pleased with the effort. Which you can take a look at here. It’s fine, as far as UI designs go. A bit conservative perhaps, which is the norm with Redmond as it rarely does...

A new week, a new Windows 10 build. This time around, build 17733 is the one that is doing the rounds. And it brings with it a dark mode for File Explorer that was announced all the way back in May. Essentially, this is the final version of the design that the company had worked on most of the summer. Redmond...

In case Microsoft needs more ideas on how to revamp its file manager, this Windows 10 File Explorer concept has got it covered. This design is one of many to update the UI of this key feature of the OS. Of course, Redmond itself is working on a dark theme for File Explorer, which is all set to arrive with the...

Darkness rising! Nah, it’s only the stylish dark theme for File Explorer that Microsoft is working on. And the first signs of that have been spotted in a Windows 10 Redstone 5 build. Well, more than just signs, a screenshot is out too. You may recall that it was with the Anniversary Update that the Redmond based...

It’s not every day that the good old Control Panel gets new features in Windows, what with the focus now having shifted to the modern Settings app in Windows 10. In fact, Microsoft is actually moving features and options away from the Control Panel, over to Settings. But while the port job continues, there still...

When you open File Explorer in Windows 10, it shows the new Quick Access view by default, which lists your most frequently accessed folders and most recently accessed files. Windows 8 offered the This PC view. And if you would rather go back to that, then luckily, the option to change things around to how they...

Right-click on a file or folder in Windows and go to its Properties, and you are treated with a multitude of information about that particular item, including its type, size, location and when it was created. Towards the very bottom of the properties box you find Attributes. Attributes are options control some...

Microsoft may have added a million and one features in the newer versions of Windows, but there is still room for some slight improvements here and there. This hold particularly true for power users. And if you are one such power user and spend a substantial amount of time in Explorer then a bit of tabbed...