Instagram app for Windows 10

Here are some of the features you can use in Instagram for Windows 10:

  • Post and edit photos* – Instagram makes sharing moments with everyone in your world easy, speedy, and fun.
  • Stories – Stories from people you follow will appear in a row at the top of Feed.
  • Instagram Live Tile – Find out what your friends and family are up to at a glance.
  • Rich, native notifications – We’ll send you the notifications you want to see so that you don’t miss important updates.
  • Instagram Direct – Instagram Direct lets you exchange threaded messages with one or more people, and share posts you see in Feed as a message.
  • Full featured Search, Explore, Profile, and Feed.

Download the Instagram app for Windows 10
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Known issues with Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14946

  • If you have 3rd party antivirus products such as Bitdefender, Kaspersky Antivirus, F-Secure Antivirus and Malwarebytes installed on your PC – your PC might not be able to complete the update to this build and roll-back to the previous build.
  • Larger Windows Store games such as ReCore, Gears of War 4, Forza Horizon 3, Killer Instinct and Rise of the Tomb Raider may fail to launch.

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14946 for PC and Mobile Released

Within 7 days another insider build has come out. Microsoft has published Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14946 for PC and Mobile .

Apart from touchpad customization several improvements have been done:

  • Optional components such as Hyper-V and Bash should remain installed after updating to this build.
  • We have fixed the issue where signing into games that use Xbox Live would not work. You should be able to sign-in to Xbox Live in games in this build.
  • We fixed the issue causing Microsoft Edge to sometimes crash on launch, or when you type in address bar or try to open a new tab. You no longer need to run the PowerShell script.
  • We fixed the issue causing touch scrolling to be too sensitive in Windows 10 apps, such as Microsoft Edge.
  • We fixed an issue where Explorer.exe would hang when attempting to open considerably large .MOV files.
  • We fixed an issue that could result in the network icon occasionally getting into a state where a red X would display in the taskbar despite an active internet connection, until the device had been restarted.
  • We fixed an issue where if the device’s brightness was automatically adjusted after being woken from sleep, the brightness level shown in the Action Center’s Brightness Quick Action might not reflect the current brightness of the device.
  • We fixed an issue leading to Narrator not tracking focus on the Start Menu All apps list or tiles.
  • We fixed an issue potentially resulting in the “Open with…” dialog displaying with two entries for Calculator after tapping the Calculator key on a keyboard or running the Calculator app.

More here

Fixing Edge crash in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942

Problem:

This is a known issue with Windows 10 insider build 14942.

Due to a recent platform change, Microsoft Edge may crash after launch, or when you type in address bar or try to open a new tab.

Resolution:

To get Microsoft Edge back working again, you can run the following via PowerShell (Note – this may clear your cookies and history as a result of the workaround):

Get-ChildItem ‘HKCU:\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\AppContainer\Storage\microsoft.microsoftedge_8wekyb3d8bbwe\Children’ | foreach {Remove-Item $_.pspath -Recurse}

Unable to start Dolbi Audio Driver in Windows 10 Anniversary Build

Problem:

After upgrading to Windows 10 Anniversary build I am getting the following error in my laptop :-

“Unable to start the Dolby audio driver. Please restart the computer or reinstall the driver if the problem persists.”

Resolution:

  1. Uninstall  “Realtek High Definition Audio” or “Conexant SmartAudio” or “IDT High Definition Audio” driver via Control Panel.

Open Control Panel > ”Uninstall a program” > Locate and find “Realtek High Definition Audio” or “Conexant SmartAudio” or “IDT High Definition Audio” driver and uninstall then reboot.

2.Now get connected with the internet and update the audio driver either via Windows Update or by visiting the driver support site of the laptop manufacturer.

Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 Released

Microsoft has released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 14942 for PC to Windows Insiders in the Fast ring.

As usual there are addition of new features-

feature that enables you to collapse the app list in the Start menu. There is also improved Photo app which helps in picture navigation smoother. Photo app is now also available for XBOX One.

Touchpad precision has been improved.

  —> This is  the new Windows Update icon in this build🙂

To know more check it here