Windows 10 19H1’s Latest Build Introduces Updated File Explorer Icon, Console Improvements, More

Posted on December 10, 2018 by Mehedi Hassan in Windows, Windows 10 with 33 Comments

Microsoft is rolling out a new Windows 10 19H1 build to Insiders in the Fast Ring. The company today released build 18298 which brings a number of new changes. Here’s a breakdown:

  • File Explorer has a new icon, as you can see below, which works better with the new light mode in Windows 10:
  • You can now setup a security key for your account right from the sign-in options page in settings
  • The ability to unpin a group of tiles/apps on the Start Menu is now available to all Insiders
  • Touch Keyboard is now able to adapt the target for each key by predicting which key you will tap next in order to improve accuracy
  • The console in Window now has a Terminal tab that includes new settings like more granular terminal colors, as well as scrolling options
  • Notepad has been updated with improvements to UTF-8 encoding, and an indicator (an asterisk) on the title bar of the app when you are working on a file with unsaved changes
  • Updated Windows 10 setup experience for ISO files, as well as a new orange indicator on the Power button when there’s a new update that you need to restart your device for
  • Improvements to Narrator, Ease of Access for improved accessibility

There are a bunch of other new changes included in this build, as well as updates to some stock apps like Snip & Sketch and Game Bar which now has a Gallery that shows all your screenshots and videos for a particular game. You can find the full changelog here.

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