• Microsoft working on an overhaul for File Explorer to better fit Windows 11

    13 days ago - By Tech Radar

    A substantial redesign for File Explorer on Windows 11 is reportedly underway in an effort to make it more user-friendly and integrate it further with Microsoft 365. The report comes from Windows Central , which managed to get its hands on exclusive information and even some internal mock-up images of what the new File Explorer may look like. Do take everything mentioned in the reporting with a grain of salt, however. The final product may look radically different as things are still in the conceptual stage. Nothing has been officially revealed yet. If the mock-ups are to be believed...
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  • Microsoft releases Windows 11 Build 25284 with a new Messenger app widget

    Microsoft releases Windows 11 Build 25284 with a new Messenger app widget

    13 days ago - By Beta News

    It's an exciting day for Windows 11 Insiders in the Dev Channel as Build 25284 arrives with a selection of handy fixes and a brand new widget for the Messenger app. Unfortunately, this new build won't be made available for Arm64 devices due to a known issue that results in devices getting stuck at the OS boot logo. SEE ALSO: Get 'Windows 11 For Dummies' for FREE! You can now try out a preview version of a widget for the Messenger app. To get this go to the Microsoft Store and update to the latest version of Messenger. Once you've...
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  • Windows 11 could soon have a whole new way of organizing your files

    Windows 11 could soon have a whole new way of organizing your files

    14 days ago - By Tech Radar

    The default file system for Windows 11 may soon be changing to a new offering designed with high-end servers in mind, but there's still a long way to go yet. For more than three decades, Windows machines have used NTFS for all things storage, including internal drives as well as external drives such as USB sticks. However release notes for the latest build of Windows 11 , detail support for the Resilient File System .
    Windows ReFS vs NTFS
    ReFS was first introduced with Windows Server 2012, and it's clearly designed with large amounts of data in mind. Windows Latest notes that NTFS is...
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