Windows 10 Anniversary Update Redstone 1

10.0.14356 · Version 1607

Build 14356 for mobile screenshot

10.0.14356.1000 1 June 2016

Start and Action Center

  • The default wallpaper for a new device has been changed
  • The size of notification icons has been decreased from 64x64 to 48x48
  • App names on Live tiles now follow the Ease of Access Text Scaling setting

Cortana and Search

  • You can now send a picture from your phone to your PC through Cortana
  • Notifications on your phone will now be synced to your PC with Cortana
  • Cortanas listening animation has been updated

User Interface

  • The circling dots-loading animation is now globally replaced with a new animation


  • New panels, settings and options
    • "Always show Glance screen when charging" is now the default behavior for Glance screen
    • The Mobile Hotstpot page now gives clearer errors when setting up a hotspot fails due to the lack of a SIM being connected
    • The refresh rate for Wi-Fi data usage is now faster
  • Visual updates and others
    • You now get a visual confirmation when rearranging Quick Actions that the Quick Actions is ready to be moved
    • The background of the category overview and sub-category overview is now black instead of dark grey
    • A selected sub-category now has a Groove-like select state
    • The title of pages is now displayed larger


  • The thumbnail logic has been altered to only create a small thumbnail after making a photo, and making the larger thumbnail when required to save storage

And further

  • Windows now identifies itself as version 1607

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that caused high battery usage when Microsoft Health was being used
  • Fixes an issue where the 75%-85% battery icon was not accurate, making it look like the charge in your battery was higher
  • Fixes an issue that caused the Brightness Quick Action to not appear
  • Fixes an issue that caused Glance screen to show an outdated time
  • Fixes an issue that caused Glance screen to show a large badge number for no reason
  • Fixes an issue that made the Alarms & Clocks app unresponsive to a changed timezone, making alarms to go of at the wrong time
  • Fixes an issue that prevented the Camera app from launching when pushing the hardware key on certain devices when the Flashlight Quick Action was enabled
  • Fixes an issue that left a black rectangle behind for a short time after you entered your pin on the lock screen
  • Fixes an issue that caused the keyboard to not come up in a number of UWP apps including Messaging, Microsoft Edge and Cortana
  • Fixes an issue that caused diversity emojis to show up as two different characters in some apps
  • Fixes an issue that resulted in PCs failing to connect to the phone's mobile hotspot with an "Can't set up network" error
  • Fixes an issue that left the Brightness Quick Action defect on certain devices when the brightness setting is set to "Automatic"
  • Fixes an issue that caused Groove to crash when swiping to open the hamburger menu
  • Fixes an issue that made the Settings app freeze for a short moment when moving a large number of apps to a SD card
  • Fixes an issue that caused Continuum to have extremely fast scrolling inertia on some TVs
  • Fixes an issue that caused Glance screen to stale badge counters for a few seconds after Glance appears
  • Fixes an issue causing reminders to not show up at the right moment after an upgrade
  • Fixes an issue that caused Cortana to not show any results after using the mic button, saying nothing and then typing in the question
  • Fixes an issue on some devices where the navigation buttons are mapped incorrectly when the phone was locked
  • Fixes an issue that kept you from disabling Bluetooth above the lockscreen without entering your pin
  • Fixes an issue where some apps, such as WhatsApp, would not show a detailed status on the lock screen

Known issues

  • There are a number of issues that might impact the battery life on some devices
  • There is an issue with cellular data for Dual-SIM devices causing the second SIM to not function properly
  • In some cases, the above mentioned new Cortana features may not work
    • Restart your device to solve this issue