After the announcement of the Windows Subsystem for Linux, comes another news on the Microsoft operating system. An icon that is added to the changelog of the latest Insider build, but it is not just an aesthetic device.
On Windows 11 Insiders, in fact, a signaling check has now appeared in the connections area which will indicate whether or not a VPN is active on our computer. An addition from “Quality of life” which will surely come in handy for those who use this system to protect their internet connection and which will allow you to understand at a glance whether the VPNs is active or not.
However, at present this tick allows you to track the operating status of a small number of services. To be exact, third-party VPN control software and, above all, works exclusively for wired connections.
The build that introduces this check is the 25247 and is the most recent available on the reserved channel. This is certainly a welcome change that does not distort the user experience. After all, Windows 11 it has had time to become a cornerstone among consumer operating systems, improving day by day and becoming what it is today, with a modern look and a strong bent for optimization and security.
Precisely in this context, let’s remember that the golden moment of the 22H2 version of Windows 11. In fact, other official updates for Windows 11 22H2 will arrive only in 2023, namely Moment 2 and 3.