Exploring the Latest Features of Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23619: Android Photo Access and Microsoft Teams Integration

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Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23619 is being released to the Dev Channel, introducing new features such as instant access to photos and screenshots from Android devices on PC. It also includes the ability to view and join Microsoft Teams meetings directly from the Start menu for Pro or Enterprise users.

Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23619: What’s New?

Windows Insiders, brace yourselves for the latest release of Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23619. This new build introduces cutting-edge features and improvements that are set to enhance your Windows experience.

Instant Access to Photos and Screenshots from Your Mobile Device

One of the key updates in this build is the ability to instantly access and edit your recent photos and screenshots from your Android device on your PC. With this feature, you’ll receive instant notifications on your PC whenever a new photo or screenshot is captured on your Android device.

“We are beginning to gradually roll out a new feature for Windows that introduces the ability to effortlessly access and edit your most recent photos and screenshots from your Android mobile device in Snipping Tool on your PC.”

Join Microsoft Teams Meetings Directly from the Start Menu

For those using Windows 11 Pro or Enterprise editions with a Microsoft Entra ID account, you can now view and join upcoming Microsoft Teams meetings directly from the Start menu. Your next online Teams meeting will appear as a Recommended item 5 minutes before it begins.

Important Updates and Fixes

Among the improvements are enhanced launch performance of File Explorer, fixed issues with Task Manager, and resolved crashes related to adding natural voices for Narrator in Settings. However, be aware of some known issues like broken keyboard navigation from settings subpages back to the top-level Settings page.

“Did some more work to help improve the launch performance of File Explorer.”

Feedback and Gradual Rollout

As the new features are gradually rolled out, Windows Insiders are encouraged to provide feedback. This will help the team monitor feedback before pushing it out to everyone. So, get ready to explore the new features and improvements in Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 23619!

  • New feature to access and edit recent photos and screenshots from Android devices on PC.
  • Instant PC notifications when a new photo or screenshot is captured on Android device.
  • Ability to view and join upcoming Microsoft Teams meetings directly from the Start menu for Windows 11 Pro or Enterprise users.
  • Improvements made to the launch performance of File Explorer.
  • Fixes made to issues with Task Manager window and Narrator settings.
  • From the Windows Blog