Features that are removed or deprecated in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

The following features and functionalities in the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update are either removed from the product in the current release (“Removed”) or are not in active development and might be removed in future releases (“Deprecated”).

This list is intended to help customers consider these removals and deprecations for their own planning. The list is subject to change and may not include every deprecated feature or functionality.

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Next Generation of Skype

The new Skype app features the followings:

1.Faster calls and conversations.

2.Now you can easily share files, videos, photos, links and more directly to Skype from your Windows 10 PC

3.More themes and colors options to enable you to personalize Skype

4.An updated user interface to improve legibility and to make it easier to navigate and access your conversations

5.Status display for your contacts on the home screen, so you can easily see who is active

6.Native sharing capabilities on both Android and iOS, allowing you to share content to Skype chats from other apps and services.

To know more and download visit Skype Blog

“no audio devices are installed” in Windows 10

Problem:

I am getting this pop up message “no audio devices are installed” and there is no sound either.

Resolution:

Open Settings

Update & Security

Troubleshoot

Playing Audio

Run the troubleshooter.

If the above doesn’t help then try the following:

Open Device Manager

Locate sound card driver

Right click to uninstall it.

Reboot

Let OS to detect the hardware.

Get connected with the internet and visit the website of sound card manufacturer or your system’s manufacturer to download and install the latest audio driver.

For more help:

Windows 10 – Audio Troubleshooting Tips