Windows 10 version 1507

10.0.10240 · Threshold 1

10.0.10240.16384

15 Jul '15 15 Jul '15

Start and Action center

  • Start is now based on XAML instead of Direct UI
  • The start menu has been added with support for Live Tiles
  • The Start grid has been improved to allow new arrangements for tiles
  • The Start screen grid now scrolls vertically
  • Tiles no longer use a gradient and border
  • The Action center now takes the full height of the screen
  • You can now change quick settings in the Action center
  • Notifications can now contain actions
  • A swipe from the right now opens the Action center
  • Quick settings can now contain more settings
  • Notifications have received a new design
  • The Action center icon has been added to the taskbar
  • Notifications are now added to the Action center
  • New battery indicator
  • The start menu now can be made transparent
  • You can now pin tiles by dragging apps from the "All apps" list to the start screen
  • You can now put the PC to sleep with the power button in start
  • Folders now have an arrow to indicate that they contain a dropdown
  • Tiles can now be manipulated (format, etc.) with touch, similar to Windows Phone
  • When clicking on the network icon, a new fly-out shows up to manage your connection without opening Settings
  • The battery status popup has been updated
  • The Power button is now showed above the All apps button
  • It is now possible to resize the start menu
  • Tiles for Win32 apps no longer take a color based on the icon of that tile, but follows the accent color
  • Recently installed apps are now displayed on the top of the all apps list
  • There is a new calendar fly-out for the system tray
  • Start now has a blurred background
  • There are new Tile animations
  • There is a new sound control
  • You can now enable "Battery saver" or change the brightness from the "Battery status" icon in the taskbar
  • Start now supports jumplists
  • File Explorer and Settings are now shown above Power options
  • Start will now give a suggestion for new apps
  • You can now click on a letter to show all letters and navigate faster
  • There is now a global back button in the taskbar in Tablet Mode
  • You can add new locations to the left side part of the menu
  • For virtual desktops, the taskbar will now be filtered by default
  • The progress bar behind icons in the taskbar have been redesigned
  • The full screen start menu now shows the power and all apps button at the bottom
  • New start animations for apps
  • You can now swipe up on the left side of start to show all apps
  • New quick settings for Notes and Quiet hours

Cortana and search

  • The search button is replaced with a search bar by default
  • Cortana has been added, although with limited availability
  • Cortana can now search for music
  • Cortana is now integrated into start
  • Cortana's height is now variable to start
  • The Cortana icon is now smaller to match the start button
  • The search field, when disabled, will no longer cover the taskbar when opening the start menu, searching by typing is still possible
  • The search field now appears in the start menu when not enabled on the taskbar
  • In China, users can now choose between Cortana and Huna
  • Cortana now shows a smaller interface when using the "Hey Cortana" command
  • Windows + C now opens Cortana instead of the Charms bar
  • Search will now show a "Try Cortana" button on the bottom if Cortana isn't activated
  • Additional features have been added, like flight tracking, etc.
  • Cortana now supports Office 365 integration
  • Cortana will sometimes "talk" to you through the search box

Desktop

  • Task View has been added
  • ALT+TAB now opens a view that's merged with the Task View
  • You can now drag windows to another desktop in the Task View
  • You can now choose to display all active apps from all desktops in the taskbar, or only the apps that are on the current desktop
  • Support for multiple desktops
  • Task View replaced the App Switcher
  • Modern UI apps now can run on the desktop
  • Aero Snap has been updated
    • You can now snap up to 4 windows
    • When you snap a window and resize it, then snap another window to the other side, it will fill up the left screen instead of half the screen
    • When snapping an app, Windows will prompt a overview of other running apps to snap along
  • Universal Apps now can create a shortcut on the desktop or any other folder
  • You can now pin the Recycle Bin to the taskbar
  • You can now scroll a window by pointing the cursor to it
  • When used on a touch enabled device, the icons in the notification area have more space
  • Clicking the internet connection icon on the taskbar will open the PC Settings app instead of the fly-out
  • "Personalize" in the desktop context menu now opens the Settings app
  • The window chrome of Win32 apps is now the same as for WinRT apps
  • The back-button no longer takes the accent color in some apps
  • Apps no longer have to take a white icon on the taskbar
  • All Win32 controls have been given a redesign
  • The taskbar animations for loading, needs attention, etc. have been updated
  • The installation experience has been updated, it also introduces more apps
  • There are new default wallpapers
  • Properties windows have received a visual refresh

File Explorer

  • Home is the new default location
  • An "Add to favorites" button has been added under "Start" in the ribbon
  • You can now share files from within the File Explorer with compatible Universal Apps
  • Favorite folders can now be pinned to Home in File Explorer
  • OneDrive now uses selective sync, no more Smart Files
  • You can now choose the default folder for File Explorer
  • A "Pin to quick access" options has been added to the ribbon in the File Explorer, replacing Favorites
  • Apps can now run within File Explorer (or pick a photo, Photos will load in File Explorer, for example)

User Interface

  • The desktop has received a new interface
  • Windows have a new chrome design to match Win32 and WinRT apps
  • Settings fly-out now appears within an app
  • The Charms bar has been removed
  • Many icons have been updated
  • Multiple animations have been altered
  • Animations have been refined
  • Dialogs in WinRT are now windowed
  • The installation interface has been redesigned
  • The start button now has a smaller Windows logo and a new hover design
  • The window preview in the taskbar has been updated with a new design
  • When the taskbar is small, the date will still be visible
  • The "All apps" icon has been changed
  • The lock screen now shows icons in the bottom right corner, instead of under the clock
  • Context menus now have a touch-friendly design when using a touch screen (and a redesign in general)
  • Loading screens for Restarting, Shutting down, etc. have been redesigned
  • Cortana now gets introduced during installation
  • It's now more clear how to make a new Microsoft Account, or how to use a local account
  • The taskbar is now dark by default
  • Windows no longer take on a color and are now always white
  • Jumplists have been redesigned
  • The Hero wallpaper is now available
  • The logon screen has been updated with a centered design
  • The Hero wallpaper is now used in the logon screen

Microsoft Edge

  • Edge 20.10240 has been added with the following features
    • You can now draw on web-pages
    • Comments can now be added to web-pages (like Office)
    • Reading Mode is now built-in for PCs
    • Reading List is now built-in
    • Cortana is now built-in
    • You can now find your downloads in the download manager
    • You can now open Internet Explorer from within Spartan
    • The "Add to" dialogue has been improved
    • You can now save PDFs you opened in the browser
    • There is a new Internet Explorer-like New tabs page
    • There is a new MSN.com-like New tabs page
    • Pages that are using sound now show this in their tab
    • You can now pin sites to start again
    • Edge can now save passwords and forms
    • Edge now supports InPrivate browsing
    • When Reading Mode-compatible content is found, the icon will animate
    • When hovering over an URL, the target URL is now shown at the bottom
    • Edge is now capable of going full screen, where it used to go in full window
    • The Settings pane has been split in 2 pages
    • It is now possible to pin panes to the side to let them stay open while browsing
    • Improved print options
    • Improvements to address bar badges
    • Reading Mode now supports more screen sizes and content types
    • There is a new share icon on the url bar
    • You can now enable a dark theme for Edge
    • You can now drag and drop tabs between multiple windows
    • You can now manage your passwords
    • You can now change the search provider
    • When closing Edge with 2 or more tabs open, it will now warn you
    • Pinned hubs now look better
    • You can now show a home button
    • You can now view localhost sites within Microsoft Edge
  • F12 developer tools
    • New and improved Network Tools
    • HTML and CSS Pretty Printing support
    • Async Callstacks for Events and Timers
    • Sourcemaps for Styles and in the Memory Profiler
    • Find references and Go To Definitions
  • EdgeHTML 12.10240 has been added with the following features
    • Support for Content Security Policy
    • GamePad API support has returned (as seen in Internet Explorer Developer Channel)
    • CSS Transforms - preserve-3d support
    • JS Arrow function
    • JS iterators
    • JS Symbols
    • Media Queries Level 4: Interaction Media Features
    • CSS3 Cursor Value support
    • HTML5 date/week/time input fields are now enabled by default
    • Selection API Support
    • WAV Audio Support
    • ES6 Built-ins (Math, Number, String and Object)
    • ES6 Object Literal Enhancements
    • ES6 Promises
    • ES6 Classes
    • ES6 Spread
    • ES6 Template Strings
    • ES6 Proxies
    • ES6 WeakSet
    • HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS)
    • HTTP Live Streaming (HLS)
    • Video Tracks
    • DOM L3 XPath
    • Conditional Rules
    • Gradient Midpoints
    • Date related input types
    • Touch Events
    • Web Audio API
    • ARAI Landmark Roles
    • Fullscreen API
    • DOM Level 3 XPath
    • Default function parameters
    • Rest parameters
    • Spread (...) operator
    • RegEx "y" and "u" flags
    • Generators
    • Proxy
    • Reflect
    • Function "name" property
    • String.prototype methods
    • Improved support for HTML5
    • Improved support for CSS3
    • Default parameter
    • Generators
    • RegExp Build-ins (ES6)
    • ASM.js
    • Media Capture and Streams
    • Meta Referrer
    • SVG foreignobject element

Internet Explorer

  • IE is replaced by Project 'Spartan' as the default browser
  • The Immersive Internet Explorer has been removed

Settings

  • New panels, settings and options
    • Options for the Windows Insider Program have been added
    • DataSense is added to manage data connections
    • Battery Saver is added to manage energy consumption on mobile devices
    • You can now choose if you want new Windows builds as soon as they are released, or want to wait a couple of days
    • You can now add Optional Features through the app
    • Battery Saver (Devices) has been added to show usage details
    • Personalization settings have been added
    • Closed captioning can now be set in the app
    • Multiple privacy settings have been added
    • The list of default accent colors has been changed
    • Storage Sense has been added to the main menu
    • You can now back-up settings to OneDrive (not the same as sync)
    • You can now change your background through this app
    • Under "Privacy", Cortana options have been added
    • Transparency can be disabled
    • You can now enable and disable the color of the taskbar and start screen
    • Multiple new personalization settings have been added
    • New privacy options have been added
    • Under "Update & security" there is a new "For developers" section
    • Backup & restore has been re-added from Windows 7
    • Windows Hello has been added with facial recognition, fingerprint and iris scan support
    • Options to change start have been added under "Personalization"
  • Visual updates and others
    • Multiple sections have been renamed, replaced, merged, or split

System

  • Touch gestures on a touchpad are now built-in and universal across all Windows devices
  • Improvements to multi monitor support have been made
  • Built-in MKV-file support
  • Built-in HVEC-file support
  • System-wide support for the FLAC & ALAC audio formats
  • Apps can now run on a 1024x600 resolution
  • Win32 apps now also use gestures
  • Support for the Persian calendar
  • You can now print to PDF natively
  • You can now install apps from and move apps to an SD card
  • Apps no longer have a restricted minimum size
  • Win32 apps can no longer ask to change the default app for any file format and have to use the method used by Universal Windows Apps

Apps

We will no longer cover changes to built-in apps other then Microsoft Edge as this is almost impossible to keep track off and updates to these apps aren't bound to any version of Windows. And in case you do want to know the differences between the built-in Windows 8.1 and built-in Windows 10 apps: they are basically all redone

  • Classic Calculator has been removed

Other features

  • The virtual keyboard now shows AutoComplete suggestions
  • Touching a textbox in the desktop will now auto start the on-screen keyboard
  • Command prompt
    • Standardized key shortcuts
    • Selecting text is now possible
    • Paste from clipboard is now possible
    • Text wrap can be altered on resize
    • Leading zeros can now be trimmed in selections
    • You can alter the opacity of the window between 30 and 100 percent
  • Preview Updates can be rolled back in the EUFI screen
  • "System compression" has been added to Disk Cleanup as a new option
  • It's easier to connect to wireless audio and video devices
  • The Text Input canvas has been improved
  • You can now set a timer in the snapping tool

And further

  • The Windows kernel major version number changed from version 6.3 to 10.0
  • Internet Explorer is no longer a default pinned item on the taskbar and is replaced by Edge
  • Some of the sounds have been renamed
  • "Play to" has been renamed "Cast to Device"

10.0.10240.16405

29 Jul '15 29 Jul '15 29 Jul '15 29 Jul '15 29 Jul '15

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10.0.10240.16413

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10.0.10240.16430

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10.0.10240.16433

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10.0.10240.16487

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10.0.10240.16520

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10.0.10240.16549

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10.0.10240.16566

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10.0.10240.16590

10 Nov '15 10 Nov '15 10 Nov '15

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10.0.10240.16601

8 Dec '15 8 Dec '15 8 Dec '15

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10.0.10240.16644

12 Jan '16 12 Jan '16 12 Jan '16

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10.0.10240.16683

9 Feb '16 9 Feb '16 9 Feb '16

And further

  • Improves the installation time of updates
  • Improved performance for Silverlight

Fixed issues

  • Fixes a bug where Edge would cache visited URLs in InPrivate-mode
  • Fixes an issue where Windows 10 PC's where not allowed to remotely configure a server
  • Fixes an issue with pictures and tables not displaying in Windows Journal
  • Fixes a security issue that allowed remote code execution
  • Fixes a security issue in Edge and Internet Explorer 11 that allowed code to be installed from malicious websites
  • Fixes additional issues with Input Method Editors (IMEs), Direct Access, assigned access, peripheral device detection, barcode scanning, Windows Explorer, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge and scripting
  • Fixed additional security issues with the .NET Framework, PDF library, Windows Journal, kernel-mode drivers, Remote Desktop and WebDAV

10.0.10240.16725

8 Mar '16 8 Mar '16 8 Mar '16

And further

  • Improved support for apps, smart card logon, dual Ethernet cards and Appraiser
  • Improved reliability for OS shutdown, group policy application, displays, virtual machines and Windows Update
  • Improved performance for content entry in apps, BitLocker and update installation and notification

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with printing in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes a security issue created by attempting to play corrupted content
  • Fixes a security issue in Microsoft Edge while viewing a PDF that allowed for a remote code execution attack
  • Fixes multiple issues with system sounds, file properties, spellcheck, logon and Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes multiple security issues with Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, USB storage driver, kernel mode drivers, the .NET Framework, graphic fonts, OLE, secondary logon and PDF library

10.0.10240.16771

12 Apr '16 12 Apr '16 12 Apr '16

And further

  • Improved reliability for Windows Explorer, Bluetooth, application deployment service, Microsoft Installer, Cortana and reboot
  • Improves notification in the Start menu when new updates are ready to be installed
  • Improves app launch reliability
  • Improved support for apps that work with barcode scanners
  • Improved security for CSRSS to prevent security bypass

Fixed issues

  • Fixes issues with revised daylight saving
  • Fixes issues in Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer with video playback
  • Fixes issue when resetting password across a domain
  • Fixes multiple issues with Internet Explorer 11, times zones in Calendar app, Microsoft ODBC Driver for Oracle and .NET Framework
  • Fixes multiple security issues with Microsoft Edge, HTTP.sys, Microsoft graphics component, secondary logon, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft XML Core Service, Security Account Manager Remote protocol, .NET Framework and Windows Hyper-V

10.0.10240.16847

10 May '16 10 May '16 10 May '16

And further

  • Improved security in the Windows kernel
  • Updates the Daylight Savings to reflect changes to Daylight Saving in some countries
  • Improved security for kernel mode drivers

Fixed issues

  • Fixes a memory leak caused by opening a PDF more than once
  • Fixes an issue with text alignment for RTL languages in Edge
  • Fixes an issue that caused sign-ins to fail after changing the password
  • Fixes an issue that caused some CompactFlash cards to become corrupted
  • Fixes an issue that caused a loss of network connectivity when roaming between Wi-Fi access points
  • Fixes additional issues with Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes security issues in Microsoft Graphics Component, remote procedure calls, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Windows Journal, JScript, Schannel, Windows Shell and Virtual Secure Mode

10.0.10240.16942

14 Jun '16 14 Jun '16 14 Jun '16

And further

  • Improved reliability in Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge and File Explorer
  • Improved performance of loading websites in Internet Explorer 11 when using roaming user profiles
  • Improved support for special characters for some keyboard languages in the sign in screen

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that would make balloon tip notifications appear in the left top corner of the screen
  • Fixes an issue causing the Shell to stop working when logging in with an administrator account
  • Fixes an issue that may cause devices with many processors to hang when rebooted or resuming from sleep
  • Fixes additional issues with Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, File Explorer, PCI, revised daylight saving time and Microsoft Graphics component
  • Fixes additional security issues with Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, SMB, Microsoft Graphics Component, Group Policy, Windows Diagnostic Hub, Kernel mode drivers, Microsoft Windows PDF, Windows Structured Query, Adobe Flash Player and WPAD

10.0.10240.17023

12 Jul '16 12 Jul '16 12 Jul '16

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, Windows Explorer, and Windows Update
  • Improved support for USB 3.0 to mount Small Computer System Interface (SCSI) CD-ROM devices

Fixes issues

  • Fixed issue in the NT File system (NTFS) that caused some systems to hang while restarting
  • Fixed issue that caused some drivers to fail during installation
  • Fixed issue that caused some apps to become unresponsive when used with an Input Method Editor
  • Fixed additional issues in Microsoft Graphics component, Internet Explorer 11, Scheduled Tasks and .NET Framework
  • Security updates for Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Print Spooler, Windows Kernel, Secure Kernel, Kernel Mode Drivers, .NET Framework, JScript and VBScript

10.0.10240.17071

9 Aug '16 9 Aug '16 9 Aug '16

And further

  • Improved reliability for Internet Explorer 11 and WebDAV shares

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue affecting some devices with Bitlocker enabled that didn’t start up to the BitLocker password entry screen
  • Fixes an issue with MouseUp and MouseDown events not working correctly when using a scroll bar in an Inline Frame (IFrame)
  • Fixes an issue that delays the display of content when resizing the Internet Explorer 11 browser window
  • Fixes an issue in DNS Subnet Prioritization that was impacting network connectivity
  • Fixes an issue with OLE drag and drop that prevents the download of more than one item per operation
  • Fixes additional issues with revised daylight saving time, updates not installing, Internet Explorer 11, and the Windows kernel
  • Security updates to Kernel Mode Blacklist, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows Authentication Methods, the lock screen, Kernel Mode Drivers and Secure Boot

10.0.10240.17113

13 Sep '16 13 Sep '16 13 Sep '16

Other features

  • Removed the Copy Protection option when ripping CDs in Windows Media Audio (WMA) format from Windows Media Player

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, .NET Framework,and Windows Kernel
  • Improved support for the Group Policy setting for signing in using a PIN
  • Improved support for networks by adding new entries to the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Windows kernel, OLE automation, Windows lock screen, Windows Secure Kernel Mode, Windows SMB Server v1.0, Microsoft Graphics Component and PDF

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue causing print jobs to not complete, when printing multiple documents in succession
  • Fixes an issue where recovery of encryption certificates for a virtual smartcard doesn’t work
  • Fixes an issue preventing many built-in groups (such as Hyper-V administrators) from being created during setup of new devices using Windows 10 Enterprise
  • Fixes an issue causing links to webpages to display blank pages when Enhanced Protected Mode is enabled in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue causing “Print all linked documents” to not work in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes additional issues with Internet Explorer 11, Windows Installer, Shell, Windows Media Player, revised daylight saving time and Windows Update for Business

10.0.10240.17146

11 Oct '16 11 Oct '16 11 Oct '16

And further

  • Improved reliability of Windows graphics device interface
  • Improved support for networks by adding new entries to the Access Point Name database
  • Improved support for websites by updating the HTTP Strict Transport Security preload list

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue causing printer drivers to not install correctly after installing security update KB317005
  • Fixes an issue causing sign-in errors if a password is entered incorrectly or a new password doesn’t meet password complexity requirements after installing security update KB3167679
  • Fixes an issue that causes Internet Explorer 11 to fail sometimes when using a user-defined style sheet
  • Fixes an issue with revised daylight saving time
  • Fixes additional issues with Internet Explorer 11 and licensing
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows registry and diagnostic hub

10.0.10240.17190

8 Nov '16 8 Nov '16 8 Nov '16

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue to update the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Fixes an issue with deadlocks occurring after a user password reset
  • Fixes an issue with point rendering in Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue with Japanese characters that are missing when converted by the Input Method Editor
  • Fixes additional issues with filter drivers, enterprise security, Windows shell, and Internet Explorer 11
  • Security updates to the Windows OS, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Windows File Manager, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows authentication methods, kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Virtual Hard Drive, Microsoft Video Control, OpenType and the Common Log File System driver

10.0.10240.17202

13 Dec '16 13 Dec '16 13 Dec '16

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that causes the System Center Configuration Manager client to fail installation when a device is re-imaged using the SCCM task sequence
  • Fixes an issue with an error that occurs when the home page of the browser is set to an extremely long URL
  • Fixes an issue with search suggestions and suggested sites feature of the browser not working properly
  • Fixes an issue when changing the password for a local account with update KB3198585 installed, the computer will hang at "Changing Password"
  • Fixes additional issues with Internet Explorer and updates to time zone information Security updates to Microsoft Uniscribe, Microsoft Graphics Component, the Windows OS, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Windows Hyper-V, Windows kernel and the kernel-mode driver

10.0.10240.17236

10 Jan '17 10 Jan '17 10 Jan '17

Fixes issues

  • Fixes security issues related to Microsoft Edge

10.0.10240.17319

14 Mar '17 14 Mar '17 14 Mar '17

And further

  • Improved the reliability of .NET and Internet Explorer

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an known issue called out in KB3210720. Users may experience delays while running 3D rendering apps with multiple monitors
  • Fixes an issue where the Active Directory Administrative Center (ADAC) crashes when attempting to modify any attribute of any user account in Active Directory
  • Fixes an issue that fails to launch a Help browser window when you click the Help icon in File Explorer
  • Fixes an issue to allow wildcards in the Allowed list field for the Point and Print Restrictions Group Policy
  • Fixes an issue that reduces performance because excessive multicast Domain Name System packets are created whenever new devices are searched for, added, or removed
  • Fixes an issue that prevents clients from accessing a file server when using Server Message Block 1.0 and NT LAN Manager authentication after an upgrade
  • Fixes an issue that causes text to disappear when you resize an Internet Explorer window after changing the encoding to Hebrew
  • Fixes an issue that occurs in Internet Explorer when the CSS float style is set to "center" in a webpage
  • Fixes an issue that may cause an app or webpage to become unresponsive or sluggish if it uses the web browser functionality of Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue that causes Internet Explorer to fail after removing a CSS style
  • Fixes an issue that causes Internet Explorer to fail after installing KB3175443
  • Fixes an issue where a list in a combo box fails to update based on the selected item in another combo box
  • Fixes an issue that occurs when copying a file that has Encrypting File System (EFS) encryption to a share that is not encrypted by EFS
  • Fixes an issue that causes the Start menu and other items to disappear or malfunction when using roaming user profiles
  • Fixes an issue that causes excessive audit log events when using the Audit File System category
  • Fixes an issue where devices go into BitLocker recovery if users enter the wrong password
  • Fixes an issue that prevents a smart card module from pairing with a contactless smart card reader
  • Fixes an issue that causes high CPU usage for scheduled tasks when using devices whose daylight saving time occurs at 12 A.M
  • Fixes an issue that fails to apply the Group Policy setting value of “Unrestricted” for the media connection cost
  • Fixes an issue that prevents administrators from accessing mapped network drives
  • Fixes an issue that causes print preview to fail in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue in which locally installed fonts are not used when Font Download is disabled in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue that causes incorrect table dimensions in SAP® applications
  • Fixes an issue that prevents a webpage from loading after logging in to a site
  • Fixes an issue where a text box doesn't allow the user to type the maximum number of allowed characters when using the Japanese Input Method Editor in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue that loads websites that bypass the proxy server in the local intranet zone when the Intranet Sites: Include all sites that bypass the proxy server (Disabled) is set
  • Fixes an issue that prevents Internet Explorer from receiving keyboard events from external processes using addEventListener
  • Fixes an issue that overwrites a element when users select a line that is enclosed by a element
  • Fixes an issue that allows files that are forbidden by the security zone setting to be opened in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue where using registry exclusions with Unified Write Filter (UWF) enabled increases the system boot time substantially
  • Fixes additional issues with updated time-zone information, Windows Shell, enterprise security, Internet Explorer and updates to the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Security updates to the Windows OS, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Uniscribe, Windows Hyper-V, Microsoft Graphics Component, Internet Information Services, Server Message Block, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Windows Media Player, SHA-1 deprecation for SSL/TLS certificates, Microsoft XML Core Services and the Windows kernel

10.0.10240.17320

23 Mar '17 23 Mar '17 23 Mar '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with KB4012606 that caused form display issues with CRM 2011 on Internet Explorer 11

10.0.10240.17354

11 Apr '17 11 Apr '17 11 Apr '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixed an issue where the copy operation fails when copying a file that has Encrypted File System (EFS) encryption to a share that is not encrypted by EFS
  • Fixed an issue where CredentialGuard-enabled computers joined to Active Directory domains submit two bad logon attempts each time a bad password is provided during a Kerberos-based logon. Logons to Active Directory domains with arbitrarily low account lockout thresholds may be subject to unexpected account lockouts. For example, 2 logons with a bad password could result in an account being locked out if the account lockout threshold is set to 3 or 4
  • Fixed an issue that prevents the launch of the Delete Browsing History window in Internet Explorer
  • Fixed a memory leak in Internet Explorer when hosting pages containing nested framesets that load cross domain content
  • Fixed an additional issues with updated time zone information, updates to the Access Point Name database and Internet Explorer
  • Security updates to Scripting Engine, libjpeg image-processing library, Hyper-V, Win32k, Adobe Type Manager Font Driver, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Graphics component, .NET Framework, Lightweight Directory Access Protocol, Windows kernel mode drivers and Windows OLE

10.0.10240.17394

9 May '17 9 May '17 9 May '17

Microsoft Edge

Edge 20.10240

  • Deprecated SHA-1 Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 for SSL/TLS Server Authentication

Internet Explorer

  • Updated Internet Explorer 11’s New Tab Page with an integrated newsfeed

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where Windows Event Forwarding between two 2012 R2 servers makes reports incompatible with third-party Security Information and Event Management software
  • Fixes an issue related to establishing a secure connection to a server using the TLS protocol. The application may hang when the server certificate specifies a secure URL (HTTPS) for the Certificate Revocation List (CRL) or for the Authority Information Access (AIA) values within the certificate
  • Fixes an issue where changing your password while not directly connected to the enterprise network, such as with a VPN, will cause your private keys to become inaccessible. Symptoms vary including the inability to encrypt/decrypt or sign documents
  • Fixes an issue where applications that use msado15.dll stop working after installing security update KB4015550
  • Fixes an issue that prevents Internet Explorer 11 from following redirects when the Include-Referer-Token-Binding-ID header is set to “true.”
  • Fixes an issue with Microsoft Edge where a memory leak occurs every time you refresh a webpage
  • Fixes additional issues with storage file system, Internet Explorer, and the .NET Framework
  • Security updates to the Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows COM, Microsoft Graphics Component, .NET Framework, Windows kernel, Windows SMB Server, Windows Server, and Internet Explorer

10.0.10240.17443

13 Jun '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where, after installing KB3164035, users cannot print enhanced metafiles (EMF) or documents containing bitmaps rendered out of bounds using the BitMapSection (DIBSection) function
  • Fixes an issue where displays turn off unexpectedly even when “Turn off display” is set to “Never” in Power Options
  • Fixes an issue where certutil.exe can no longer generate an export file (.epf) when attempting to recover a key for a version 1 certificate
  • Fixes an issue where MSI files will no longer install when Device Guard is enabled
  • Fixes an issue where you eventually experience a stop error, “Read disturbance”, on your storage device when Unified Write Filter is enabled
  • Fixes an issue where a thin client becomes unusable and unresponsive when Unified Write Filter (UWF) with DISK mode is enabled causing NTFS errors with ID: 55 & ID: 130 to be logged in the Event Logs
  • Fixes additional issues with updated time zone information and updates to the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Security updates to Windows COM, Microsoft Uniscribe, Windows kernel, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, Internet Explorer, Windows Shell, Microsoft Windows PDF, Device Guard and Microsoft Edge

10.0.10240.17446

27 Jun '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue introduced by KB4022727 where Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge printing from a frame may result in 404 not found or blank page printed
  • Fixes a reliability issue in Windows Search
  • Fixes an issue where CRM UI may hang when pressing the reply button in mail workflow

10.0.10240.17488

11 Jul '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue introduced by KB4032695 where Internet Explorer 11 may close unexpectedly when you visit some websites
  • Fixes an issue with custom default associations that are not applied properly in some upgrade or reset scenarios
  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer 11 where a text node returned from the DOMParser may be incorrect when MutationObserver for childList and subtree is active
  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer 11 where a crash can occur in limited scenarios when using the Find feature (Ctrl+F)
  • Fixes an issue where the onhashchange event fails to trigger when navigating some hashed URLs in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue where the NewWindow3 event handler is never called in a managed WebBrowser class of .NET 4.6
  • Fixes an issue that can cause cursor flicker when hovering over a popup menu option in Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer 11 crashes when a user clicks on an empty column header and then quickly does a Shift + double-click
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer 11 crashes with certain Browser Helper Objects after the July Internet Explorer updates
  • Fixes an issue where certain elements (input or select) cannot be active targets of any action in Internet Explorer 11. This occurs after removing an iframe that contained a cursor inside certain elements (input or select) and adding a new iframe
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows Search, Windows shell, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows kernel, the .NET Framework, Windows Virtualization, the Windows Server, Windows Storage and File Systems, Datacenter Networking, Microsoft NTFS, ASP .NET, and Microsoft PowerShell

10.0.10240.17533

8 Aug '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where some of the event data for user logon events (ID 4624) from Domain controllers were corrupted
  • Fixes an issue introduced in the June updates where some applications may not launch when a device resumes from Connected Standby mode
  • Security updates to Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Windows Search Component, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Windows PDF Library, Windows Server, Common Log File System Driver, Windows Hyper-V, and the Microsoft JET Database Engine

10.0.10240.17609

12 Sep '17

Microsoft Edge

Internet Explorer

Updates to Internet Explorer 11’s navigation bar with search box

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer where undo is broken if character conversion is canceled using IME
  • Fixes an issue where spoolsv.exe crashes
  • Fixes an issue where using a smart card to log on to a Remote Desktop Server sometimes stops responding Updated the BitLocker.psm1 PowerShell script to not log passwords when logging is enabled
  • Fixes an issue where a service using a Managed Service Account (MSA) fails to connect to the domain after an automatic password update
  • Fixes an issue where revoking a certificate associated with a disabled user account in the CA management console fails. The error is "The user name or password is incorrect. 0x8007052e (WIN32: 1326 ERROR_LOGON_FAILURE)”
  • Fixes an issue where LSASS deadlocks with the Server Message Block 2.0 (SMB 2.0) client redirector. All attempts to log on to a Remote Desktop Server fail
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Error Reporting does not clean up temporary files when there is a redirection on a folder
  • Re-release of MS16-087- Security update for Windows print spooler components
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Windows Hyper-V, Device Guard, Windows kernel, Windows Cryptography, Windows Scripting, Microsoft Graphics Component, Microsoft Uniscribe, Windows shell, Windows kernel-mode drivers, and the Microsoft Scripting Engine

10.0.10240.17643

10 Oct '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where the Universal CRT _splitpath was not handling multibyte strings correctly, which caused apps to fail when accessing multibyte filenames
  • Fixes an issue where the Universal CRT caused the linker (link.exe) to stop working for large projects.
  • Fixes an issue where the MSMQ performance counter (MSMQ Queue) may not populate queue instances when the server hosts a clustered MSMQ role
  • Fixes an issue with the Lock Workstation policy for smart cards where, in some cases, the system doesn’t lock when you remove the smart card
  • Fixes an issue with form submissions in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue with URL encoding in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue that prevents an element from receiving focus in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue with the docking and undocking of Internet Explorer windows
  • Fixes an issue with the rendering of a graphics element in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue caused by a pop-up window in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue where USBHUB.SYS randomly causes memory corruption that results in random system crashes that are extremely difficult to diagnose
  • Security updates to Microsoft Windows Search Component, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, Internet Explorer, Windows kernel, Microsoft Edge, Windows Authentication, Windows TPM, Device Guard, Windows Wireless Networking, Windows Storage and Filesystems, Microsoft Windows DNS, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Windows Server, Microsoft JET Database Engine, and the Windows SMB Server

10.0.10240.17673

14 Nov '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where roaming user profile–enabled accounts intermittently synchronize the appdata\local and \locallow folders with the profile server. Side effects include increased profile size, which can result in logon failures when there is full disk usage. Other symptoms include increased network bandwidth and logon or logoff delays on domain-joined computers
  • Fixes an issue where applications based on the Microsoft JET Database Engine (Microsoft Access 2007 and older or non-Microsoft applications) fail when creating or opening Microsoft Excel .xls files. The error message is: “Unexpected error from external database driver (1). (Microsoft JET Database Engine)"
  • Fixes an issue where access to the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) for administrative operations isn't restricted to administrative users
  • Fixes an issue where the virtual smart card doesn't assess the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) vulnerability correctly
  • Fixes an issue where, during BitLocker decryption or encryption of a drive, files protected with the Encrypting File System (EFS) may become corrupted
  • Fixes an issue that caused SharePoint Online sites to stop working in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes a crash in Internet Explorer that was seen in machines that used large font-size settings Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows kernel, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, Microsoft Windows Search Component, and Windows Media Player

10.0.10240.17709

12 Dec '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where users of SQL Server Reporting Services may not be able to use the scrollbar in a drop-down list
  • Fixes additional issues with updated time zone information
  • Fixes an issue that affected some Epson SIDM (Dot Matrix) and TM (POS) printers, which were failing to print on x86-based and x64-based systems. This issue affects KB4048956
  • Security updates to the Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, and Windows Server

10.0.10240.17738

3 Jan '18

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where using smart cards on a Windows Terminal Server system may cause excessive memory usage
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows Graphics, Windows Kernel, Windows Datacenter Networking, and Windows SMB Server

10.0.10240.17741

18 Jan '18

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where some customers on a small subset of older AMD processors get into an unbootable state

10.0.10240.17743

31 Jan '18

No changelog yet

10.0.10240.17770

13 Feb '18

And further

  • Updates time zone information

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an a script-related issue that caused Internet Explorer to stop working in some cases
  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer where pressing the delete key inserted a new line in input boxes in an application
  • Fixes an issue where some users may have experienced issues logging into some websites when using third-party account credentials in Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue where custom credential providers sometimes didn't correctly display the password text box
  • Fixes an issue that causes services.exe to stop working after applying the "Obtain an impersonation token for another user in the same session” privilege to Windows Server 2012 R2 computers. These computers then enter a restart loop. The system may report the SceCli event ID 1202 with error 0x4b8. It may also report the Application Error event ID 1000 with the faulting module name scesrv.dll and the exception code 0xc0000409
  • Fixes an issue where the certutil.exe -MergePfx feature couldn't produce a merged EPF file for multiple V1 certificates
  • Fixes an issue where MMC application snap-ins—such as Services, Local Policy Admin, and Printer Management—fail to run when Windows Defender Application Control (Device Guard) is turned on. The error is "Object doesn't support this property or method."
  • Security updates to Windows Kernel, the Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Windows Search component, Device Guard, Windows storage and file systems, and the Common Log File System driver

10.0.10240.17797

13 Mar '18

And further

  • Updates legacy Document Mode cell visibility in Internet Explorer

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with printing XML documents with Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue with Internet Explorer and Microsoft Outlook integration
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer stops working when using F12-based developer tools
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer is unresponsive in certain scenarios when a Browser Helper Object is installed
  • Fixes an issue where files protected with the Encrypting File System (EFS) may become corrupted during BitLocker decryption or drive encryption
  • Fixes an issue where booting with Unified Write Filter (UWF) enabled may lead to stop error 0xE1 on embedded devices, particularly when using a USB hub
  • Fixes an issue where IoT devices may stop working because of an “unmountable_boot_volume” error when UWF is enabled
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Graphics component, Windows Kernel, Windows Shell, Windows MSXML, Windows Installer, Device Guard, and Windows Hyper-V

10.0.10240.17831

10 Apr '18

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that generates an access violation on certain pages in Internet Explorer when it renders SVGs under a high load
  • Fixes an issue with printing content generated by ActiveX in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes additional issues with updated time zone information
  • Fixes an issue where AppLocker publisher rules that are applied to MSI files don’t match the files correctly
  • Fixes an issue that prevents the system from booting when you enable LSA (lsass.exe) to run as a protected process by setting the “RunAsPPL” registry entry. Additionally, the Automatic Repair screen may appear
  • Fixes an issue that blocks failed NTLM authentications instead of only logging them when using an authentication policy with Audit mode turned on
  • Fixes an issue that generates a certificate validation error (0x800B0109 (CERT_E_UNTRUSTEDROOT)) from http.sys
  • Fixes an issue that prevents PIV smart cards from being recognized
  • Fixes an issue that, in some instances, prevents Internet Explorer from identifying custom controls
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Windows app platform and frameworks, Microsoft scripting engine, Windows kernel, Windows graphics, Windows Server, Windows datacenter networking, Windows wireless hetworking, and Windows Hyper-V

10.0.10240.17861

8 May '18

No changelog yet

10.0.10240.17889

12 Jun '18

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10.0.10240.17914

10 Jul '18

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10.0.10240.17918

16 Jul '18

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10.0.10240.17946

14 Aug '18

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10.0.10240.17976

11 Sep '18

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10.0.10240.18005

9 Oct '18

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10.0.10240.18036

13 Nov '18

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10.0.10240.18063

11 Dec '18

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10.0.10240.18064

19 Dec '18

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10.0.10240.18094

8 Jan '19

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10.0.10240.18132

12 Feb '19

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10.0.10240.18135

21 Feb '19

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10.0.10240.18158

12 Mar '19

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10.0.10240.18186

9 Apr '19

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10.0.10240.18187

25 Apr '19

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10.0.10240.18215

14 May '19

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10.0.10240.18218

19 May '19

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10.0.10240.18244

11 Jun '19

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10.0.10240.18275

9 Jul '19

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10.0.10240.18305

13 Aug '19

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10.0.10240.18308

17 Aug '19

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10.0.10240.18333

10 Sep '19

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