Windows 10: Microsoft improves Game bar with Spotify integration, new features

Coming soon on Windows 10: A dedicated Spotify widget, chat with your friends and create and share memes. Check out what’s more in the new Windows 10 update.

Coming soon on Windows 10: A dedicated Spotify widget, chat with your friends, and create and share memes. Check out what’s more in the new Windows 10 update.

Microsoft is making it easier to control music through a new Spotify widget within the Game bar on Windows 10. You can play/pause/skip, change current playback device, and selecting playlists recommended for you. To get started, simply press Win+G to bring up Game bar, click on Spotify widget, and sign-in with your credentials.

New interface of Game bar ( Windows )

Gallery and memes

Now, you can easily take screenshots and even create memes while playing games on your Windows 10 device. Just like Spotify widget, press Win+G to bring up Game bar, take screenshot or screenshot-video. Now, go to gallery and add text to create your memes. You can also share your memes and screenshots on Twitter.

Chat

Under the Xbox Social widget, you can keep a tab on what games your friends are playing. You can text and even voice chat. Within the Game bar, you can watch their Mixer stream.