A new update is rolling out to the Microsoft Launcher for all Android users. Latest update pushed the app to the version 188.8.131.52810. Apart from general improvements and bug fixes latest update bring various customization options to the Microsoft’s Android launcher.
In case if you missed it, couple of weeks ago Microsoft rolled out version 4.4 of Microsoft Launcher to the general public. With v4.4 Launcher launcher picks up ability to create folders in the app drawer, batch mode on home screen and more. And now a new update is rolling out which brings significant customization options and over all bug fixes.
The update enhanced the overall performance specially for Android O devices. You can now set wallpapers for home and lock screen as well on your Android O devices.
The most notable feature in this update is that, you can now adjust icon size in the app drawer, dock, and the home screen. Apart from that Microsoft added a new section named “Trending on Bing” in search area. Basically this will display news feed based on your history and it also includes popular news topics.
Here’s the official change-log for the update:
- Let meeting attendees know you’re running late from the calendar card.
- Employees whose enterprises leverage Microsoft Intune’s data protection policies can now use the Microsoft Launcher for viewing corporate data.
- Adjust icon size in the app drawer, dock and home screen.
- Set wallpapers for home and lock screen (7.0+)
- Add blank pages in vertical mode;
- Recurring reminders;
- Oreo shortcuts creation;
Formarly known as Arrow Launcher (now Microsoft Launcher) Microsoft Launcher is one of the best 25 apps of 2017. It is one of the best-designed launchers for Android and it has been downloaded over 10 million times from Google Play Store. You can go ahead and update the app from here via Google Play Store and let us know in a comment below if you find any notable new feature in the update.