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  • Freeware Spotlight — ControlUWP

    Posted on September 27th, 2020 at 21:00 Tracey Capen Comment on the AskWoody Lounge


    By Deanna McElveen

    Microsoft is slowly moving tools and controls out of Windows 10’s classic Control Panel and placing them (somewhere) in the Settings menus.

    Eventually, Control Panel will probably disappear altogether. When that will happen even Microsoft probably doesn’t know. Control Panel was never perfect, but in my humble opinion, it’s still far better than the maze that is Win10 Settings.

    So, you can imagine how excited I was to find a Settings alternative that’s more like Control Panel. Builtbybel (formerly Mirinsoft) has recently released ControlUWP for Windows 10. The app checks off all our boxes: it’s free, it has no junkware, it’s portable — and it’s awesome!

    Read the full story in AskWoody Plus Newsletter 17.38.0 (2020-09-28).