Latest PowerToys news
New Windows PowerToys OCR tool will let you copy text from images
Microsoft PowerToys is getting a new utility called PowerOCR that lets you select text in an image and copy it directly to the Windows clipboard.
- Baronial 17, 2022
- 01:53 PM
Microsoft PowerToys breaks Outlook PDF preview
Microsoft says the Outlook PDF preview feature might be cleaved for some Microsoft 365 customers on systems where the company’s PowerToys open-source toolset is also installed.
- March 23, 2022
- 01:x PM
Microsoft PowerToys adds Mouse and File Explorer utilities
Microsoft has updated PowerToys with three new utilities, including a new mouse crosshair tool to quickly find the arrow on the screen and two new File Explorer add-ons.
- January 31, 2022
- 05:49 PM
Microsoft PowerToys adds Windows xi theme, new mouse utility
Microsoft has added new utilities to the PowerToys toolset and updated the user interface with a new Windows 11 theme for PowerRename.
- October 29, 2021
- ten:57 AM
Customize your Windows 10 experience with these free apps
For Windows, we’ve got an well-nigh limitless number of tools and open-source programs to customize the appearance of the desktop. In this article, we’re going to share a list of open up-source and free tools to customize the desktop, taskbar, and more
- June 06, 2021
- 02:03 PM
Microsoft PowerToys now requires Windows 10 1903 and afterwards
Microsoft released PowerToys v0.37.0 yesterday with minor improvements and a significant change – it at present requires a minimum version of Windows 10 1903.
- April thirty, 2021
- 12:43 PM
Best Microsoft tools created for Windows ten ability users
Over the past year, Microsoft has quietly released new congenital-in Windows 10 control-line applications and free Microsoft Store apps that enhance the operating organisation’s functionality.
- March xiv, 2021
- 06:22 PM
Microsoft PowerToys update fixes launcher, adds colour picker
Microsoft today updated the Windows 10 PowerToys toolset with a new Color Picker utility that adds a system-broad tool to assistance you pick colors from anywhere on your screen and copy them to your clipboard.
- July 31, 2020
- 04:55 PM
Microsoft’south PowerToys 0.xx adds a built-in Windows 10 Color Picker
The next version of the Windows 10 PowerToys coming at the end of this month will introduce a new toy called ‘Color Picker Tool’ that lets you click on any portion of the screen and retrieve the location’s hexadecimal or RGB color code.
- July 26, 2020
- 12:38 PM
Windows 10 PowerToys 0.19 released in huge stability bug fix
Microsoft has released PowerToys 0.19 in a huge bug fix that aims to increase performance and stability in the tools.
- July 01, 2020
- 12:28 PM
Microsoft fixes admin mode bugs affecting Windows 10 PowerToys
Microsoft today released a new version of its open-source PowerToys toolset for Windows 10 with improvements and fixes for bug affecting the search results displayed by the PowerToys Run launcher when running as admin.
- June 04, 2020
- 06:22 PM
Microsoft’s PowerToys gets two new features on Windows x
At the Build 2020 developer conference, Microsoft announced PowerToys 0.18 with two new features that allow you to quickly launch applications or modify keyboard shortcuts.
- May 24, 2020
- xi:04 AM
Microsoft Updates Windows 10 PowerToys With New Utilities
Microsoft updated the open-source Windows x PowerToys toolset with new utilities for rapidly switching between windows, for previewing files in Windows Explorer, and for batch resizing images from the context card.
- March 31, 2020
- 04:24 PM
Windows ten PowerToys Excitement Builds as New Toys Appear
Microsoft confirmed that the visitor is working on Image Resizer toy. The details are non yet available, but the characteristic would be similar to the likes of Windows 95’s Image Resizer.
- March 09, 2020
- 12:06 PM
Windows 10 PowerToy Quick Launcher to Simplify Launching Apps
Microsoft is working on a quick launcher dubbed PowerLauncher for the Windows x open-source PowerToys toolset, to allow users to launch apps faster than using the Start card.
- Jan 21, 2020
- 05:33 PM
Microsoft Updates Windows ten PowerToys with Batch Renamer Tool
Microsoft updated the open-source PowerToys toolset for Windows 10 with a new utility named PowerRename that will let users to batch rename large file collections.
- October 29, 2019
- 03:05 PM
Microsoft Announces First PowerToys Preview Release for Windows 10
Microsoft announced today that the offset preview release of PowerToys utilities for Windows 10 is now available for download, together with docs and tools that will get in elementary to create new PowerToys apps.
- September 05, 2019
- 05:fifteen PM
Microsoft is Relaunching PowerToys For Windows x Users
Microsoft appear this week that they will exist bringing dorsum the Windows PowerToys so that a new generation of users can enjoy them. To commencement they volition be offering 2 new PowerToys, but have a list of others that they hope to add
- May 11, 2019
- 11:01 AM