Windows 10 Creators Update Redstone 2

10.0.15007 · Version 1703

Build 15007 for pc screenshot

Cortana + search

  • Cortana can now provide links to Microsoft Edge tabs and SharePoint documents to let you continue where you left on another device
  • Cortana can now use notification grouping

Taskbar + Action center

  • Notifications in the Action center now support inline progress bars

Microsoft Edge

Edge 39.15007

  • You can now share a group of tabs you've set aside
  • Import from another browser now brings favorites, browsing history, saved passwords and other data
  • You can now run a download without saving it
  • A "Save as" link has been added in addition to "Save"
  • Web Notes now use the Windows Ink API instead of its own implementation
  • Apps for Websites will now work
  • You can now right-click on PDF documents and choose to show the toolbar
  • The PDF toolbar now shown an option to search in the document for words
  • The PDF toolbar has an updated design, altering the look of the pagination field

EdgeHTML 15.15007

  • First stage of render refactor to broaden support for independent composition
  • Ongoing work to complete support for WebVR APIs
  • Ongoing work to add support for Service Worker

Settings

Personalization

  • A Windows Store logo is now displayed on the Themes page but doesn't work yet

Account

  • Settings up Windows Hello now provides visual guidance which tracks your face in real-time
  • The progress indicator for Windows Hello has been improved

Holographic

  • "Holographic" has been added as a category to Settings

System

  • Behavior of the scrollbar has been improved for apps using the Creators Update SDK
  • Updated Bluetooth API with GATT Server, Bluetooth LE Peripheral role and unpaired Bluetooth LE device connectivity support

Apps

Windows Defender Security Center

  • Windows Defender has been renamed Windows Defender Security Center
  • Settings has been added to the menu
  • The icons on the home page are now blue
  • The UI for Family options has been improved and an image has been added
  • You can now disable summary notifications

Other features

  • The Virtual Touchpad is slightly larger
  • You can now use Alt + N to use the snipping tool and navigate with the arrow keys to select the area that has to be snapped
  • The Win + Shift + S snipping tool now supports navigating with the arrow keys as well
  • You can now enable and disable Game Mode in the game settings
  • A broadcast icon has been added to the Game Bar

And further

  • The rainbow flag emoji is now supported

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where dragging a tab into its own window in Edge would cause the PC to bugcheck
  • Fixes an issue where the Settings app would crash when going to Battery settings
  • Fixes an issue that caused the Virtual Touchpad to be missing from the taskbar context menu
  • Fixes an issue where the touch keyboard button would be missing on non-touch devices
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Hello would be unable to turn on the camera
  • Fixes an issue where Remote Desktop connections could unexpectedly fail due to an error saying invalid credentials
  • Fixes an issue that would cause the quick actions not appearing in the Action center
  • Fixes an issue where clicking the Surface Pen would not work when turing Bluetooth off and on
  • Fixes an issue that could cause the Data Usage page in Settings to not load
  • Fixes an issue where the Netflix app would show a black screen instead of video content

Known issues

  • Nonstop exceptions in the Spectrum.exe service may oocur resulting in audio not working and disk I/O becoming very high
  • Some devices may fail to install this build and be rolled back to the previous build
  • Clicking some elements in desktop games might cause the game to minimize without being able to restore it
  • Desktop shortcuts containing the "%" character will cause explorer.exe to crash
  • Explorer.exe might crash when projecting to a secondary monitor and setting the connection as "Extended"
  • Windows Insiders will see a "Holographic" entry in the Settings app
  • Changing the brightness in Display settings in the Settings app might be reverted when closing the Settings app
  • The list of apps in Wheel settings might be empty
  • Taskbar preview icons might be small on high-DPI devices
  • Quicken will fail to run with an error stating .NET 4.6.1 is not installed
  • Using Ctrl + C in Command Prompt won't work
  • Some websites in Edge may show "We can't reach this page"
  • Dragging apps from All apps to pin them on the Start screen won't work
  • Miracast sessions will fail to connect
  • The Netflix app will crash when starting a movie on some hardware types
  • Upgrading from Windows 8.1 directly to build 15002 will remove all Store apps without reinstalling them
  • 3rd party UWP apps might crash when the DPI settings are set to >= 150%
  • When using Narrator in Edge, you may hear "No item in view" or silence while tabbing or using navigation commands
  • Saying "Hey Cortana, play [item] on [AppName]" won't work after installing the app for about 5 minutes
  • Windows Update might claim that "Some Settings are managed by your organization" despite not being managed
  • This build might get stuck at 0% while installing
  • During the installation of this build a storport.sys bugcheck might cause the build to rollback to the previous build
  • This build might get stuck at 99% while installing
  • On some devices, the audio may stop working because of a "device in use"-error
  • The download indicator when downloading a new build is broken
Build 15007 for mobile screenshot

Cortana + search

  • Cortana can now provide links to Microsoft Edge tabs and SharePoint documents to let you continue where you left on another device
  • Cortana can now use notification grouping
  • Cortana can now change the volume of your device
  • You can now use Cortana to control music playback on more apps
  • Cortana will now remember what music app was used last time and open it by default if no app is specified
  • While listening to a radio station, you can ask Cortana to identify the song
  • Cortana can now recognize music in Chinese
  • Cortana now supports sign-in with Azure Active Directory identity to allow you to sign-in with your work or school account
  • The microphone icon for Cortana has been updated
  • Time-based reminders can now be recurring every month or year
  • Improved reliability when using Cortana to receive incoming SMS messages over Bluetooth

Microsoft Edge

Edge 39.15007

  • You can now zoom into webpages up to 500% regardless of the meta viewport setting of that webpage
  • Apps for Websites will now work
  • You can now right-click on PDF documents and choose to show the toolbar
  • The PDF toolbar now shown an option to search in the document for words
  • The PDF toolbar has an updated design, altering the look of the pagination field

EdgeHTML 15.15007

  • First stage of render refactor to broaden support for independent composition
  • Support for WebVR
  • Support for Content Security Policy 2
  • Preview support for Web Payments
  • Support for the Brotli compressed data format (on by default) as an HTTP content-encoding method
  • Updated the MS-prefixed FIDO 2.0 implementation to match the latest W3C Web Authentication specification
  • Partial support for CSS Custom Properties (aka CSS Variables)
  • Preliminary support for the IntersectionObserver API
  • Async/await is on by default
  • DOM performance improvements

about:flags

  • "Core platform support for Fetch abstraction" has been added
  • "Preliminary implementation of the Payment Request DOM API" has been added
  • "Support for the individual transform syntax for CSS transforms" has been added
  • "Allow independent rendering of HTML5 Video elements" has been added
  • "Enable individual transforms" has been added
  • "Enable Input Interleaved Tasks" has been added
  • "Allow background tabs to be put into a low power mode" has been added
  • "Enable experimental networking features" has been added

Settings

Devices

  • "Bluetooth" and "Connected Devices" has been merged into "Bluetooth & other devices"
  • Bluetooth audio devices can now be disconnected and reconnected

Personalization

  • You can now set Glance to be always on when the device is charging

Apps

  • Apps has been added as a new category
  • "Apps & features", "Default apps", "Offline maps" and "Apps for websites" have been moved from System to Apps
  • You can now reset apps

Account

  • You can now sync settings such as passwords, Wi-Fi profiles, Edge Favorites, Edge Reading List and app data with Azure Active Directory Identity
  • Logging in with Windows Hello will now work much faster

Update & recovery

  • You can now suspend updates for 35 days
  • Enterprises can now require SDs to be encrypted

General

  • A sidebar is now shown offering help and links to related settings
  • When scrolling in Settings, the header will now stay visible on top

System

  • Behavior of the scrollbar has been improved for apps using the Creators Update SDK
  • Updated Bluetooth API with GATT Server, Bluetooth LE Peripheral role and unpaired Bluetooth LE device connectivity support

Accessibility

  • Improved XAML framework to make UWP apps work better in high contrast

Other features

  • Alarms will now start at a higher volume level and ramp up from there

And further

  • The rainbow flag emoji is now supported

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where some devices might take a long time to show up on a PC after being connected
  • Fixes an issue where System realted notification toasts did not work
  • Fixes an issue where videos recorded in portrait mode might not playback in the correct aspect ratio
  • Fixes an issue where the Skype Preview tile did not update with an alert badge when a message had been received
  • Fixes an issue where some pinned websites might perform a search instead of opening the website
  • Fixes an issue where the SIM Pin dialog would have truncated text in some languages
  • Fixes an issue where phones would get stuck on the Goodbye screen when Bluetooth was enabled
  • Fixes an issue that would cause Outlook Calendar to display the wrong date on its live tile when a new day has begun
  • Fixes an issue that kept Notification Listener apps from accessing notifications

Known issues

  • The Windows Hello welcome animation is missing
  • Your Favorites and Reading List might not roam to Edge when trying to immediately open these tabs
  • Edge won't be able to sync Reading Lists and Favorites until a restart
  • Edge won't show passwords synced from other devices under "saved passwords"
  • When receiving an email notification, it won't open the Mail app when tapping it
  • The "Pause updates" feature contains redundant text about Windows Defender
  • Devices like the Lumia 635 and 636 might not be able to change brightness manually
  • On the emoji keyboard, the ninja cat emoji will be displayed as 2 characters
  • Adding a new card or paying with an existing card in Microsoft Wallet won't work
  • Some devices might randomly reboot

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

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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!

Features

  • Improved Cortana ambient mode
  • Users can now disassociate their MSA from Cortana

Management and security

  • Improvements to enable Device Guard functionality
  • Improvements to allow you to change the language
  • You can now check for store updates in the Windows Device Portal on the Ap Page and with a command line option in the DeployAppx tool
  • The app update policies ApplicationManagement/AllowAppStoreAutoUpdate are now available in IoT Core

System

  • Support for the IoT Device Wi-Fi Beacons Partner Spec
  • Updated IoTCoreAudioControlTool to allow users to select the default render or capture endpoint from the command line
  • IotCoreDefaultApp now supports Cortana Voice Activation
  • Updated Vibration WinRT API
  • Changes to the namespace for some Haptic control APIs
  • Enabled Port Proxy on IoT Core
  • Updates to the Vibration API

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where Cortana would be dismissed even when set as the default app
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Update would show "Downloading updates" when it was not downloading updates
  • Fixes an issue that prevented the app package version to be updates after inbox servicing
  • Fixes an issue that could cause IoT Core to get stuck in the OOBE
  • Fixes an issue where NanoRDP would fail in some instances
  • Fixes the package version mismatch

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!

12 January 2017

Cortana + search

  • Cortana can now provide links to Microsoft Edge tabs and SharePoint documents to let you continue where you left on another device
  • Cortana can now use notification grouping

Taskbar + Action center

  • Notifications in the Action center now support inline progress bars

Microsoft Edge

Edge 39.15007

  • You can now share a group of tabs you've set aside
  • Import from another browser now brings favorites, browsing history, saved passwords and other data
  • You can now run a download without saving it
  • A "Save as" link has been added in addition to "Save"
  • Web Notes now use the Windows Ink API instead of its own implementation
  • Apps for Websites will now work
  • You can now right-click on PDF documents and choose to show the toolbar
  • The PDF toolbar now shown an option to search in the document for words
  • The PDF toolbar has an updated design, altering the look of the pagination field

EdgeHTML 15.15007

  • First stage of render refactor to broaden support for independent composition
  • Ongoing work to complete support for WebVR APIs
  • Ongoing work to add support for Service Worker

Settings

Personalization

  • A Windows Store logo is now displayed on the Themes page but doesn't work yet

Account

  • Settings up Windows Hello now provides visual guidance which tracks your face in real-time
  • The progress indicator for Windows Hello has been improved

Holographic

  • "Holographic" has been added as a category to Settings

System

  • Behavior of the scrollbar has been improved for apps using the Creators Update SDK
  • Updated Bluetooth API with GATT Server, Bluetooth LE Peripheral role and unpaired Bluetooth LE device connectivity support

Apps

Windows Defender Security Center

  • Windows Defender has been renamed Windows Defender Security Center
  • Settings has been added to the menu
  • The icons on the home page are now blue
  • The UI for Family options has been improved and an image has been added
  • You can now disable summary notifications

Other features

  • The Virtual Touchpad is slightly larger
  • You can now use Alt + N to use the snipping tool and navigate with the arrow keys to select the area that has to be snapped
  • The Win + Shift + S snipping tool now supports navigating with the arrow keys as well
  • You can now enable and disable Game Mode in the game settings
  • A broadcast icon has been added to the Game Bar

And further

  • The rainbow flag emoji is now supported

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where dragging a tab into its own window in Edge would cause the PC to bugcheck
  • Fixes an issue where the Settings app would crash when going to Battery settings
  • Fixes an issue that caused the Virtual Touchpad to be missing from the taskbar context menu
  • Fixes an issue where the touch keyboard button would be missing on non-touch devices
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Hello would be unable to turn on the camera
  • Fixes an issue where Remote Desktop connections could unexpectedly fail due to an error saying invalid credentials
  • Fixes an issue that would cause the quick actions not appearing in the Action center
  • Fixes an issue where clicking the Surface Pen would not work when turing Bluetooth off and on
  • Fixes an issue that could cause the Data Usage page in Settings to not load
  • Fixes an issue where the Netflix app would show a black screen instead of video content

Known issues

  • Nonstop exceptions in the Spectrum.exe service may oocur resulting in audio not working and disk I/O becoming very high
  • Some devices may fail to install this build and be rolled back to the previous build
  • Clicking some elements in desktop games might cause the game to minimize without being able to restore it
  • Desktop shortcuts containing the "%" character will cause explorer.exe to crash
  • Explorer.exe might crash when projecting to a secondary monitor and setting the connection as "Extended"
  • Windows Insiders will see a "Holographic" entry in the Settings app
  • Changing the brightness in Display settings in the Settings app might be reverted when closing the Settings app
  • The list of apps in Wheel settings might be empty
  • Taskbar preview icons might be small on high-DPI devices
  • Quicken will fail to run with an error stating .NET 4.6.1 is not installed
  • Using Ctrl + C in Command Prompt won't work
  • Some websites in Edge may show "We can't reach this page"
  • Dragging apps from All apps to pin them on the Start screen won't work
  • Miracast sessions will fail to connect
  • The Netflix app will crash when starting a movie on some hardware types
  • Upgrading from Windows 8.1 directly to build 15002 will remove all Store apps without reinstalling them
  • 3rd party UWP apps might crash when the DPI settings are set to >= 150%
  • When using Narrator in Edge, you may hear "No item in view" or silence while tabbing or using navigation commands
  • Saying "Hey Cortana, play [item] on [AppName]" won't work after installing the app for about 5 minutes
  • Windows Update might claim that "Some Settings are managed by your organization" despite not being managed
  • This build might get stuck at 0% while installing
  • During the installation of this build a storport.sys bugcheck might cause the build to rollback to the previous build
  • This build might get stuck at 99% while installing
  • On some devices, the audio may stop working because of a "device in use"-error
  • The download indicator when downloading a new build is broken

Cortana + search

  • Cortana can now provide links to Microsoft Edge tabs and SharePoint documents to let you continue where you left on another device
  • Cortana can now use notification grouping
  • Cortana can now change the volume of your device
  • You can now use Cortana to control music playback on more apps
  • Cortana will now remember what music app was used last time and open it by default if no app is specified
  • While listening to a radio station, you can ask Cortana to identify the song
  • Cortana can now recognize music in Chinese
  • Cortana now supports sign-in with Azure Active Directory identity to allow you to sign-in with your work or school account
  • The microphone icon for Cortana has been updated
  • Time-based reminders can now be recurring every month or year
  • Improved reliability when using Cortana to receive incoming SMS messages over Bluetooth

Microsoft Edge

Edge 39.15007

  • You can now zoom into webpages up to 500% regardless of the meta viewport setting of that webpage
  • Apps for Websites will now work
  • You can now right-click on PDF documents and choose to show the toolbar
  • The PDF toolbar now shown an option to search in the document for words
  • The PDF toolbar has an updated design, altering the look of the pagination field

EdgeHTML 15.15007

  • First stage of render refactor to broaden support for independent composition
  • Support for WebVR
  • Support for Content Security Policy 2
  • Preview support for Web Payments
  • Support for the Brotli compressed data format (on by default) as an HTTP content-encoding method
  • Updated the MS-prefixed FIDO 2.0 implementation to match the latest W3C Web Authentication specification
  • Partial support for CSS Custom Properties (aka CSS Variables)
  • Preliminary support for the IntersectionObserver API
  • Async/await is on by default
  • DOM performance improvements

about:flags

  • "Core platform support for Fetch abstraction" has been added
  • "Preliminary implementation of the Payment Request DOM API" has been added
  • "Support for the individual transform syntax for CSS transforms" has been added
  • "Allow independent rendering of HTML5 Video elements" has been added
  • "Enable individual transforms" has been added
  • "Enable Input Interleaved Tasks" has been added
  • "Allow background tabs to be put into a low power mode" has been added
  • "Enable experimental networking features" has been added

Settings

Devices

  • "Bluetooth" and "Connected Devices" has been merged into "Bluetooth & other devices"
  • Bluetooth audio devices can now be disconnected and reconnected

Personalization

  • You can now set Glance to be always on when the device is charging

Apps

  • Apps has been added as a new category
  • "Apps & features", "Default apps", "Offline maps" and "Apps for websites" have been moved from System to Apps
  • You can now reset apps

Account

  • You can now sync settings such as passwords, Wi-Fi profiles, Edge Favorites, Edge Reading List and app data with Azure Active Directory Identity
  • Logging in with Windows Hello will now work much faster

Update & recovery

  • You can now suspend updates for 35 days
  • Enterprises can now require SDs to be encrypted

General

  • A sidebar is now shown offering help and links to related settings
  • When scrolling in Settings, the header will now stay visible on top

System

  • Behavior of the scrollbar has been improved for apps using the Creators Update SDK
  • Updated Bluetooth API with GATT Server, Bluetooth LE Peripheral role and unpaired Bluetooth LE device connectivity support

Accessibility

  • Improved XAML framework to make UWP apps work better in high contrast

Other features

  • Alarms will now start at a higher volume level and ramp up from there

And further

  • The rainbow flag emoji is now supported

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where some devices might take a long time to show up on a PC after being connected
  • Fixes an issue where System realted notification toasts did not work
  • Fixes an issue where videos recorded in portrait mode might not playback in the correct aspect ratio
  • Fixes an issue where the Skype Preview tile did not update with an alert badge when a message had been received
  • Fixes an issue where some pinned websites might perform a search instead of opening the website
  • Fixes an issue where the SIM Pin dialog would have truncated text in some languages
  • Fixes an issue where phones would get stuck on the Goodbye screen when Bluetooth was enabled
  • Fixes an issue that would cause Outlook Calendar to display the wrong date on its live tile when a new day has begun
  • Fixes an issue that kept Notification Listener apps from accessing notifications

Known issues

  • The Windows Hello welcome animation is missing
  • Your Favorites and Reading List might not roam to Edge when trying to immediately open these tabs
  • Edge won't be able to sync Reading Lists and Favorites until a restart
  • Edge won't show passwords synced from other devices under "saved passwords"
  • When receiving an email notification, it won't open the Mail app when tapping it
  • The "Pause updates" feature contains redundant text about Windows Defender
  • Devices like the Lumia 635 and 636 might not be able to change brightness manually
  • On the emoji keyboard, the ninja cat emoji will be displayed as 2 characters
  • Adding a new card or paying with an existing card in Microsoft Wallet won't work
  • Some devices might randomly reboot

Features

  • Improved Cortana ambient mode
  • Users can now disassociate their MSA from Cortana

Management and security

  • Improvements to enable Device Guard functionality
  • Improvements to allow you to change the language
  • You can now check for store updates in the Windows Device Portal on the Ap Page and with a command line option in the DeployAppx tool
  • The app update policies ApplicationManagement/AllowAppStoreAutoUpdate are now available in IoT Core

System

  • Support for the IoT Device Wi-Fi Beacons Partner Spec
  • Updated IoTCoreAudioControlTool to allow users to select the default render or capture endpoint from the command line
  • IotCoreDefaultApp now supports Cortana Voice Activation
  • Updated Vibration WinRT API
  • Changes to the namespace for some Haptic control APIs
  • Enabled Port Proxy on IoT Core
  • Updates to the Vibration API

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where Cortana would be dismissed even when set as the default app
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Update would show "Downloading updates" when it was not downloading updates
  • Fixes an issue that prevented the app package version to be updates after inbox servicing
  • Fixes an issue that could cause IoT Core to get stuck in the OOBE
  • Fixes an issue where NanoRDP would fail in some instances
  • Fixes the package version mismatch
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