Windows 10 version 1703

10.0.14951 · Redstone 2 · Creators Update


19 Oct '16



  • You can now set basic swipe gestures to alter the audio and volume
  • Adds support to record a key combo under Advanced gestures
  • Resetting the gestures page will now result in a progress circle and a checkmark when it is finished

Ink Workspace

  • You can now change both color and thickness of pencils without having to reopen the dropdown
  • The protractor tool has been added with a compass included


  • PCs will no longer have to reboot after turning on Developer Mode
  • Upgrading will now migrate custom scan code mappings


  • Narrator will now indicate when it is exiting

Other features

  • Installing Bash on Ubuntu on Windows will now install version 16.04 instead of 14.04
  • You can now launch Windows binaries from a WSL command prompt

Fixed issues

  • The reset button for gestures now also resets the advanced gestures
  • The 4-finger gesture graphic will no longer be shown on devices that only support up to 3 contact points
  • Fixes an issue where some of the advanced options for gestures wouldn't funcion correctly
  • Fixes a number of issues with Narrator's continuous reading on tablets and web pages
  • Fixes the dialogs shown on Caps Lock + W, which will be readed again correctly
  • Fixes an issue where reading hints on Narrator would interupt the reading of information
  • Fixes an issue where PCs in Connected Standby would bugcheck
  • Fixes an issue where games like Fora Horizon 3, Gears of War and more would fail installing from the store with aa 0x80073cf9 error
  • Fixes an issue where larger games like Fora Horizon 3, Gears of War and more would fail to launch
  • Fixes an issue where console windows would not snap correctly on the inner edges of a multi-monitor setup with different DPI scaling
  • Fixes an issue where all agenda items in the Clock and Calendar flyout would use the primary calendar's color
  • Fixes an issue where domain-joined devices would grey out the Add PIN button in Settings
  • Fixes an issue where Groove would crash when reordering songs in a very long playlist
  • Fixes an issue where Adobe Photoshop Express might crash after hiting the "Correct" button when editing a cropped image
  • Fixes an issue where .Csv of .xlsx files downloaded in Edge would appear to be locked for editing when SmartScreen was enabled
  • Fixes an issue where enabling the RemoteFX adaptor for a Virtual Machine would cause a 0x80004005 error

Known issues

  • If you are running 3rd party antivirus software you might fail to install this build and will be rolled back to the previous build
  • Signing in to apps like Feedback Hub, Groove, MSN News, etc. with a Microsoft Account if you sign out will not work
  • The protractor in Sketchpad might cause the Ink Workspace to crash