Windows 10 Creators Update Redstone 2

10.0.14951 · Version 1703

Settings

Devices

  • 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

System

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

Accessibility

  • 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 SmartSceen 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

System

  • The onscreen French keyboards have an updated punctuation rule for two-part punctuation marks, except for French (Canada)

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that would cause the Camera shutter sound missing from Souds Settings in Settings

Known issues

  • Signing in to apps like Feedback Hub, Groove, MSN News, etc. with a Microsoft Account if you sign out will not work
  • When rebooting the device, you might get stuck on the Windows logo for 20-30 minutes depending on the device
  • Excel Mobile will freeze and crash when adding sheets
  • When a data limit has been set, you might see multiple notifications about having exceeded the limit

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Changelog not available

The changelog you're looking for is not available. There can be a number of reasons for this:

  • The build you're looking at was just released and we're still working on the first draft of the changelog
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  • An issue is preventing us from fetching the content

In case this build was just released or released in the past it's probably one of the first 2 issues, or in other words: it's a matter of time before the full changelog will be available. We usually post a tweet on our Twitter feed when the first draft of the changelog is ready. So stay tuned if this build is rolling out, we'll get it cover as fast as we can!

System

  • Remote registry access is now available
  • Updated OS files including core OS bug fixes

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with BCD that caused some users to see the recovery mode screen

Changelog not available

The changelog you're looking for is not available. There can be a number of reasons for this:

  • The build you're looking at was just released and we're still working on the first draft of the changelog
  • This build doesn't exist (are you certain you followed an URL on our own website?)
  • An issue is preventing us from fetching the content

In case this build was just released or released in the past it's probably one of the first 2 issues, or in other words: it's a matter of time before the full changelog will be available. We usually post a tweet on our Twitter feed when the first draft of the changelog is ready. So stay tuned if this build is rolling out, we'll get it cover as fast as we can!

21 October 2016

System

  • Remote registry access is now available
  • Updated OS files including core OS bug fixes

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with BCD that caused some users to see the recovery mode screen

19 October 2016

Settings

Devices

  • 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

System

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

Accessibility

  • 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 SmartSceen 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
10.0.14951.1000.rs_prerelease.161014-1700

System

  • The onscreen French keyboards have an updated punctuation rule for two-part punctuation marks, except for French (Canada)

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that would cause the Camera shutter sound missing from Souds Settings in Settings

Known issues

  • Signing in to apps like Feedback Hub, Groove, MSN News, etc. with a Microsoft Account if you sign out will not work
  • When rebooting the device, you might get stuck on the Windows logo for 20-30 minutes depending on the device
  • Excel Mobile will freeze and crash when adding sheets
  • When a data limit has been set, you might see multiple notifications about having exceeded the limit
10.0.14951.1000.rs_prerelease.161014-1700
Windows 10
Creators Update
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21 October 2016

19 October 2016