Microsoft is releasing an alternative build of Windows 10 19H1 to Insiders inside the Fast Ring today. Build 18305 can be the latest 19H1 build, bringing some new features with a number of fixes for Insiders.
The highlight feature of build 18305 is Windows Sandbox, a good solid feature in Windows 10 Pro and Windows 10 Enterprise that allows users to confirm untrusted apps within a lightweight, sandboxed Windows 10 environment. The feature essentially starts up a virtual, lightweight Windows 10 environment to test everything you like for improved security and privacy. The feature is disabled by default, and it should also be turned on from Optional Features in Windows 10 which causes the area start using the sandboxed environments.
Build 18305 also introduces a simplified Start Menu layout. Microsoft is cleansing the Start Menu perfect into a single column layout for improved simplicity, which also has a reduced assortment of top-level tiles. Now is the default Start Menu layout seems when you get a brand new device, for clean installs, and for new accounts. The individual column layout should make things feel less cluttered, but all the bloatware that comes with Windows 10 will still likely make the same Start Menu look ugly.
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Microsoft is furthermore tweaking the Settings app’s design, introducing a different header at the very top. The new header gives users quick access to a certain of the most important aspects such as signing into their Microsoft Account or managing it, system status, and others.
The new build brings any other new features, including Tamper Protection in Windows Security, Kaomoji and Symbols across the emoji picker, more compact design for Cloud Clipboard, opportunity to sign in to Windows with SMS codes for all with password-less Microsoft accounts. The update brings some useful features which includes ability to set a default tab with a Task Manager, a wider rollout for Friendly Dates in File Explorer, recommended/automatic troubleshooting, and even more.
Windows 10 build 18305 is ready to those a portion of the Fast Ring.