Microsoft Launcher 4.6 beta adds Cortana integration, pin contact to home screen and more

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Microsoft launcher for Android gets a new beta update with version number V4.6 adding Cortana support and it works exactly how does in the Cortana app eliminating the need for installing the dedicated app. Using Cortana, you can find answers, makes calls, and more.

However, Cortana integration is not just the only change, the update also brings the ability to share launcher via NFC & QR code, support for Arabic/RTL languages, Intune integration supports remote data-wiping. It also lets you choose what contacts to display on your People card, Place widgets into the dock and pin searched app or contact to the home screen.

Other Cortana abilities include schedule meetings, change the wallpaper, Continue on PC or read the latest headlines. Microsoft has been very actively pushing out timely updates to its Android apps suite showing its commitment towards the App platform.

However, since it is a beta update, you will have to sign up for the best testing on Google Play Store.  Then you will get the update, on the other hand, if you wish to not sign up for the beta testing, you can manually download the APK here and side-load it.