elementaryOS 5.1.Four brings large enhancements to the working system, together with plenty of new options and under-the-hood refinements that the growing crew has lately shared in a weblog put up.
More particularly, this new replace renames Parental Controls to Screen Time & limits, but in addition introduces new capabilities, equivalent to the potential for setting particular guidelines for any account, together with your individual. Previously, this was restricted to non-administrator accounts.
The Applications Menu has additionally acquired new sprucing for trackpacks, because the dev crew needed to enhance responsiveness and fluidity. The keyboard navigation and efficiency and the a scrollable listing for the class view have additionally been added right here.
Plenty of bug fixes too
The System Settings search has been overhauled as properly, and that is with out excellent news, because it makes it a lot simpler to discover a particular configuration possibility.
“Drawing from the wonderful search within the Applications Menu, System Settings now helps deep trying to find particular person settings, and clearly exhibits the trail to get to every one; this helps discover what your in search of, but in addition helps train you the place settings will be discovered sooner or later,” Cassidy James Blaede, Co-founder & CXO, explains.
The AppCenter has acquired a significant replace this month, together with the power to test for updates at gadget startup as soon as a day. In different phrases, you may keep up-to-date lots best than earlier than after putting in this model.
The extensions display screen has additionally acquired a bunch of touches on this replace.
“First, to de-clutter the updates view, extensions are solely proven once they require an replace. Second, deciding on an extension from an app data web page will take you to an data web page for the extension. Lastly, we’ve swapped the primary and overlay icons for extensions to obviously affiliate extensions with their app,” the announcement reads.
In addition to all of those, the brand new replace additionally comes with plenty of fixes, together with for Videos, the Gala window supervisor, the Photos app, and the media keys.