Microsoft app can now route Android phone calls to PC

Windows 7 will be retired in January 2020

In a blog post, Microsoft has explained the various functionalities of the new phone call feature in Windows 10. Right now, Microsoft is saying that PCs with Windows 10 build 18362.356 and above qualify for the new feature-the latest updates push Windows to version 18362.388. The Calls feature of the Windows Your Phone app is available now as part of the Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18999, meaning it'll come soon in a public Windows 10 update.

In addition, Microsoft started rolling out a resizable Cortana window starting with build 18975 to a select number of Insiders.

The updates brings in bug fixes as well.

Microsoft's latest Windows 10 preview, build 18999 for Insiders - or 20H1, to be specific - adds call support to Your Phone. The Redmond giant now allows parental control of the video game through Windows PCs or Android phones using the Xbox app. You may have to wait a few more days before it becomes available on the Your Phone app.

In the meantime, let us bid a final farewell to Microsoft's attempt to give its old workhorse some new cool new togs with the "Creator's Update" moniker.

You'll be able to decline incoming calls and send them to voicemail, or respond with a text. Recently, the app got support for Dual-SIM capability as well. Also, a known issue might require you to fix your phone to your PC in order to use the Calls feature. Users can even transfer calls between their computers and smartphones on the fly. Moreover, it will also be possible to make calls from your computer with the help of the dialer or the contact list in the app. For users who have previously paired their devices, simply unpair them and go through the Calls setup flow once again.

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Fixed an issue resulting in some Insiders seeing error 0x8007023e when installing updates.

Fixed an issue where when on battery saver SearchFilterHost.exe might use an unexpectedly high volume of CPU.

[ADDED] Fixed the issue causing theme packs downloaded from the Microsoft Store to fail to apply. Issues regarding the Action Center, the Start menu, and the USB connections have been reported by hundreds of users.

Even though the 1909 update for Windows 10 is a major release, it's actually not as ambitious as previous updates of its kind.

Windows 10's Your Phone calling support is finally here, provided you're willing to live life on the edge.

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