• 5 free utilities to help you get more out of Windows 11

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    ISSUE 19.14 • 2022-04-04

    WINDOWS 11

    Lance Whitney

    By Lance Whitney

    You can squeeze more features and flexibility out of Windows 11 with the right utility programs.

    You’ve just upgraded to Windows 11. And maybe you like certain aspects of it but wish the new OS offered more capabilities. In many ways, Windows 11 is a minor upgrade to Windows 10, with visual changes and some new or redesigned features. But otherwise, it’s still the same old Windows with the same limitations and constraints.

    One way to make Windows 11 more robust and flexible is through a good utility program. An array of utilities is available that will enhance or improve the OS in both significant and subtle ways. Among the vast number of utilities out there, I’ve come up with five free ones: Microsoft PowerToys, ThisIsWin11, Files, BeWidgets, and Winaero Tweaker. Let’s check them out.

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