PowerToys 0.37.0 freeware

Microsoft PowerToys is a set of utilities for power users to tune and streamline their Windows experience for greater productivity. Inspired by the Windows 95 era PowerToys project, this reboot provides power users with ways to squeeze more efficiency out of the Windows 10 shell and customize it for individual workflows.

Author Microsoft
Released 2021-04-29
Filesize 43.50 MB
Downloads 189
OS Windows 10, Windows 10 x64
Installation Instal And Uninstall
Keywords Tweak Windows 10, Windows 10 Shell, Modify Windows Shell, Windows 10, Shell, Customize, Tweak
Users' rating
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PowerToys freeware - The Latest Versions History
0.37.0 Apr 29, 2021 New Release PowerToys now requires Windows 10, version 1903 or higher
FancyZones editor default launching key is Win+Shift+`
Windows Terminal's new Quake mode will use Win+`. We feel this is a far better use of the keystroke.
Current PowerToys users can update this in our settings in the FancyZone section.
Removed our v1 HTML based settings system
0.35.0 Apr 1, 2021 New Release General
PowerToys will start requiring Windows 10 v1903 or greater after 0.35.x release. The v1 settings, which supports older Windows versions, will be removed in 0.37.
Note: We may be able to bring back support when we migrate to WinUI3 but as of now, we will be increasing the minimum version of Windows to 1903 or greater.
Localization corrections
Improved GitHub report bug template.
Increased .NET Core to 3.1.13
Fixed installer 'run as user' regression
Color Picker
UX adjustments to editor. Thanks @niels9001!
Esc can now be used to exit the editor. Thanks @BenConstable9!
FancyZones
Added hotkeys and quick swap functionality for custom layouts! Users can now assign a hotkey in the editor and use it to quickly set a desktop's zones with Ctrl + Win + Alt + NUMBER key binding, or by pressing the hotkey while dragging a window.
UX updates. Thanks @niels9001!
Fixed zone placement algorithm for when the Taskbar is vertical
0.33.1 Mar 4, 2021 New Release General
Updated overview links to be language agnostic to the docs site.
'First time load' experience. The hope is a quick, light way to learn about basic functionality. We have some more work to do and want to also use the same framework for teaching about updates as well.
Localization corrections
FancyZones
Adjusted editor UX based on feedback. Thanks @niels9001!
New options to change zone activation algorithm.
File Explorer
Improved how SVG images are previewed in the preview pane, thanks@Drakula44!
@Aaron-Junker has created a proof of concept for using Monaco editor for previewing dev files. This will enable over 125+ file types.
PowerToys Run
Plugin Manager now is in settings. You can directly turn on / off, include items in general search, and change the action key! Thanks @htcfreek for the great feedback!
Improved support for additional window managers by abstracting out shell process calls.

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