Tue. Jul 14th, 2020

Windows 10X supports Win32 applications, Windows Sandbox and other functions

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Based on the latest leaked information, we can confirm that Windows 10X systems will support traditional Win32 applications, Windows Sandbox, and Microsoft’s existing security solutions. According to Microsoft LinkedIn recruitment information, the Azure Core OS Kernel team is working with the Windows team to launch Containers. Through Containers, Microsoft hopes to improve the security, isolation, and compatibility of Windows 10X.

Windows 10X Start menu

According to the description, these container technologies will allow Windows 10X to support Win32 applications distributed through the Microsoft Store, traditional Win32 applications, Windows Sandbox, Windows Defender Application Gaurd, and Server Containers.

Microsoft is hiring a lead software engineering executive with more than 10 years of experience and hopes that he will provide operating system virtualization, security improvements and drivers for future versions of Windows. The recruitment instructions read: “The Containers team collaborates with teammates throughout Windows to design, develop, and enable new scenarios that leverage containers for improved security, isolation and compatibility.”