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17 December 2015

And further

  • Improved upgrade experience
  • Unknown bug fixes
10.0.10586.36 (th2_release.151210-2003)

8 December 2015

And further

  • Improved support for Windows Phone 8.1 Silverlight apps
  • Improved performances in Edge
  • Improves AutoComplete in Edge to edit the end of an URL
  • Improved Bluetooth reliability
  • Improved upgrade experience

Fixed issues

  • Fixes issues with Dual SIM devices
  • Fixes issues with restoring data profiles
10.0.10586.29 (th2_release.151130-1909)

4 December 2015

And further

  • Improved support for Windows Phone 8.1 Silverlight apps
  • Improved performances in Edge
  • Improves AutoComplete in Edge to edit the end of an URL
  • Improved Bluetooth reliability
  • Improved upgrade experience

Fixed issues

  • Fixes issues with Dual SIM devices
  • Fixes issues with restoring data profiles
10.0.10586.29 (th2_release.151130-1909)

20 November 2015

And further

  • Unknown bug fixes

18 November 2015

Start

  • There are multiple new live tile animations
  • Wallpapers are now shown behind the tiles instead of in them
  • Recent installed apps are now shown at the top of the app list
  • The search button in "All apps" has been replaced with a search box
  • The "All apps" lists jumplist has received a small update

Interface

  • New context menu design
  • App Switcher
    • The app switcher has a new design
    • It will now show 4 apps per page on large devices
    • The orientation has been shifted to left to right
  • Cortana has a redesigned interface
  • The tile layout for Kids Corner has been changed
  • There are new wallpapers available, dated April 1975

Features

  • Action Center
    • Notifications can now be expanded and contain actions
    • Quick settings have been extended with more toggles
    • Notifications now get synced between devices
    • Quick settings now switch on or off their respective setting, pressing them will bring you to the settings app
    • New quick settings for Flashlights
  • When the device is turned off, it will remind you of your next appointment
  • Cortana
    • Updated notebook
    • You can now set up quiet hours in the notebook
    • Cortana is now available in Japan
    • Cortana is now available in Australia and Canada in English
    • Cortana can now understand your inked notes
    • Cortana can now track you movies and ticketed events
    • You can now send text messages with your PC from Cortana
    • Cortana will now alert you on your PC when you've a missed call
    • Integration with Uber
  • You can now encrypt your device
  • Keyboard
    • The keyboard can be made smaller for one-handed usage
    • The keyboard now has a pointing stick
    • You can now change the language of the keyboard by swiping over the space bar
    • You can now use the top row to add numbers
  • More fields now support speech input
  • You can now disconnect your Microsoft Account
  • You can now set app permissions for location
  • You can now log in with Windows Hello (if your device supports Windows Hello)
  • You can now connect your device to a screen, mouse and keyboard and use it as a full PC (if your device supports Continuum)
  • Emoji's are now diverse
  • Pressing and holding the Windows-button will make it interface come down

Microsoft Edge

  • Internet Explorer 11 has been replaced with Microsoft Edge 13 (app version 25)
  • Reading List is now integrated in Edge
  • Favorites and Reading List are now synced with other devices
  • New download management
  • New settings menu
  • You can now enable experimental EdgeHTML features

Settings

  • Settings has been fully redesigned
  • You can now set 3G-only has highest connection speed
  • You now get to see a splitted interface in landscape mode on larger devices
  • Make device visible for USB Ethernet Emulation Model
  • Make device show up trough USB connection and in local network
  • You can now change the text size of the OS
  • "Device Portal" is now available under Developer settings
  • You can now set which apps have access to your call history
  • The keyboard size can now be altered
  • You can now choose where maps should be saved
  • Storage settings have been updated
  • You can now defer updates

Security

  • You can now reset your PIN after 5 failed logins through your Microsoft Account
  • After failing to many attempts on a PIN, you'll now get a prompt to type "A1B2C3" instead of being locked out for a given time

System

  • Support for notifications trough LEDs
  • Support for pen and inking
  • Support for pointer devices
  • Both VPN Point to Point Tunneling Protocol (PPTP) and Secure Socket Tunneling Protocol (SSTP) are now supported
  • Video stabilization
  • Support for Japanese and English (India) voice input

Apps

  • All previously build-in apps have been redesigned to match the Windows 10 Design Language
  • Mail has been replaced by Outlook Mail
  • Calendar has been replaced by Outlook Calendar
  • Xbox Music has been replaced with Groove
  • Xbox Video has been replaced with Movies & TV
  • Windows Phone Store has been replaced with Windows Store
  • Office Mobile has been replaced with Word Mobile, Excel Mobile and PowerPoint Mobile
  • File Explorer has been added as a default app
  • Skype Video has been added as a default app
  • Windows Feedback has been added as a default app
  • Contact Support has been added as a default app
  • Get Started has been added as a default app
  • MSN Health & Fitness and MSN Travel are no longer default apps

29 October 2015

Features

  • You can now select photos for sharing through third party apps
  • Improved text prediction
  • Video recording has been improved

Microsoft Edge

  • Improved support for ECMAScript 6

Windows Apps

  • The Insider Hub has been removed

And further

  • Improved battery life
  • Fixes an issue that caused a black screen when updating from any Windows 10 Mobile builds requireing a rollback to Windows Phone 8.1 (bug is in both the 10549 and 10572 release)
  • Multiple other bugfixes

20 October 2015

Interface

  • The People hub has a new tile

Features

  • Messaging
    • Improved MMS capabilities
    • You can now send gif images
    • You can now search in your message history
    • You can now choose whether or not to sync your history
  • Cortana
    • Cortana can now understand your inked notes
    • Cortana can now track you movies and ticketed events
    • You can now send text messages with your PC from Cortana
    • Cortana will now allert you on your PC when you've a missed call
    • Integration with Uber

Microsoft Edge

  • Edge has been updated from version 21.10549 to 25.10572
  • The Hub has now been split into Favorites, Reading list, Downloads and History and is directly available in the menu
  • You can now sync your favorites and reading list
  • The search engine setting have been added
  • The Edge app and EdgeHTML version number are now shown seperately

Settings

  • You can now change the text size of the OS
  • "Device Portal" is now available under Developer settings
  • You can now set which apps have access to your call history
  • The keyboard size can now be altered
  • The transparancy slider now works in reverse
  • You can now choose where maps should be saved
  • Storage settings have been updated
  • You can now defer updates

Windows Apps

  • Skype Video has been added as a default app

And further

  • This build rebrands "Windows 10 Mobile Insider Preview" to "Windows 10 Mobile"
  • Windows will now claim to be version 1511, which probably stands for November 2015
  • The copyright has been changed to 2016
  • Improved performance

14 October 2015

Features

  • Cortana
    • Cortana is now available in Japan
    • Cortana is now available in Australia and Canada in English
  • Messaging
    • The messaging app's text box can now become larger then 2-3 lines
  • Emojis are now diverse

Microsoft Edge

  • Edge has been upgraded from version 20.10536 to 21.10549
  • EdgeHTML has been upgraded from version 12.10532 to 13.10549
  • Extended support for HTML5 and CSS3
    • Support for the download-attribute in an anchor
    • Support for the picture-element
    • Support for :in-range, :out-of-range, :read-only and :read-write
    • Support for font-size-adjust
    • Support for input type=datetime-local
    • Support for ellipses
    • Support for Object RTC
    • Support for HTML Templates
  • Improved support for ECMAScript 7
  • When a page is properly paginated, the next button will light up to go to the next page

And further

  • Lumia Camera no longer gets uninstalled on Lumia 1020

15 September 2015

Fixes

  • Fixes a bug that caused later updates to fail
  • Fixes a bug that caused issues when purchasing something trough the store
10.0.10536.1004 (th2_release_mob.150910-1742)

And further

  • Prepares for build 10536

12 September 2015

And further

  • Unknown changes, contained a bug that disallowed future updates
10.0.10536.1003 (th2_release_mob.150904-1713)

12 August 2015

General

  • You can now change your lock screen and background from the Photos app
  • The tile layout for Kids Corner has been changed
  • There are new wallpapers available, dated April 1975

And further

  • This is the first Windows Threshold R2 release
  • Bugfixes

22 July 2015

General

  • Edge and Store now use the accent color for their tiles
  • The battery icon is now larger

Security

  • You can now reset your PIN after 5 failed logins through your Microsoft Account
  • After failing to many attempts on a PIN, you'll now get a prompt to type "A1B2C3" instead of being locked out for a given time

Store

  • The Windows Phone Store is no longer available
  • The Windows Store is no longer in beta

10 July 2015

General

  • Edge and Store now use the accent color for their tiles
  • The battery icon is now larger

Security

  • You can now reset your PIN after 5 failed logins through your Microsoft Account
  • After failing to many attempts on a PIN, you'll now get a prompt to type "A1B2C3" instead of being locked out for a given time

Store

  • The Windows Phone Store is no longer available
  • The Windows Store is no longer in beta

8 July 2015

Start

  • There are new animations
  • Multiple icons have been updated
  • The "All apps" lists jumplist has received a small update
  • Actions should now respond faster

Features

  • Action center
    • New quick settings for Flashlights
  • Cortana
    • Updated notebook
    • You can now set up quiet hours in the notebook

Edge

  • Project Spartan has been updated from version 16 to 19 and is now called Microsoft Edge
  • Edge has new icons
  • The feedback icon has been removed from the main bar
  • There is a new share icon on the url bar
  • The url bar is now shown at the bottom
  • You can now enable a dark theme for Edge
  • Improved ECMAScript 6 support (without flags)
  • You can now manage your passwords
  • You can now change the search provider

Apps

  • Multiple apps have been updated, or have updates available in the Store (beta)
  • Photos now supports GIF-images
  • You can now change the Camera roll-sync settings in OneDrive
  • The Insider Hub is temporarly gone

25 June 2015

Start

  • There are new animations
  • Multiple icons have been updated
  • The "All apps" lists jumplist has received a small update
  • Actions should now respond faster

Features

  • Action center
    • New quick settings for Flashlights
  • Cortana
    • Updated notebook
    • You can now set up quiet hours in the notebook

Edge

  • Project Spartan has been updated from version 16 to 19 and is now called Microsoft Edge
  • Edge has new icons
  • The feedback icon has been removed from the main bar
  • There is a new share icon on the url bar
  • The url bar is now shown at the bottom
  • You can now enable a dark theme for Edge
  • Improved ECMAScript 6 support (without flags)
  • You can now manage your passwords
  • You can now change the search provider

Apps

  • Multiple apps have been updated, or have updates available in the Store (beta)
  • Photos now supports GIF-images
  • You can now change the Camera roll-sync settings in OneDrive
  • The Insider Hub is temporarly gone

16 June 2015

Interface

  • There are multiple UI improvements
  • Pressing and holding the Windows-button will make it interface come down
  • The search button in "All apps" has been replaced with a search box

Features

  • Improved Cortana interface

Edge

  • Internet Explorer is no longer available
  • Full screen support
  • InPrivate mode is now available

Settings

  • You can now set 3G-only has highest connection speed
  • You now get to see a splitted interface in landscape mode on larger devices

And further

  • Both VPN Point to Point Tunnelling Protocol (PPTP) and Secure Socket Tunnelling Protocol (SSTP) are now supported
  • Video stabilization

14 May 2015

Interface

  • There are multiple new live tile animations

Features

  • Keyboard
    • You can now change the language of the keyboard by swiping over the space bar
    • You can now use the top row to add numbers

Edge

  • Internet Explorer is no longer available
  • Full screen support
  • InPrivate mode is now available

Apps

  • New apps
    • Store beta
    • Getting started
    • Music Preview
    • Video Preview
    • Xbox App
  • This version also supports Excel Mobile, Word Mobile and PowerPoint Mobile

And further

  • Windows 10 Mobile now supports pointer devices

21 April 2015

10 April 2015

Interface

  • The Large and High tile sizes are no longer available
  • App Switcher
    • The app switcher has a new design
    • It will now show 4 apps per page on large devices
    • The orientation has been shifted to left to right

Features

  • Keyboard
    • The keyboard can be made smaller for one-handed usage
  • Support for notifications trough LEDs
  • Support for pen and inking
  • More fields now support speech input
  • You can now disconnect your Microsoft Account
  • You can now set app permissions for location

Apps

  • You can now set a limit from 5% up to 60% for battery saver
  • New Maps app
  • Xbox Music now supports OneDrive syncing
  • Outlook Mail and Outlook Calendar have been added, additionaly to Mail and Calendar
  • New People app
  • New Messaging app
  • New Phone app
  • Project Spartan is now available as a new browser
  • Office Mobile has been removed

12 February 2015

Interface

  • The Large and High tile sizes are now supported
  • Wallpapers are now shown behind the tiles instead of in them
  • New context menu design
  • Recent installed apps are now shown at the top of the app list

Features

  • Action Center
    • Notifications can now be expanded and contain actions
    • Quick settings have been extended with more toggles
    • Notifications now get synced between devices
    • Quick settings now switch on or off their respective setting, pressing them will bring you to the settings app
  • When the device is turned off, it will remind you of your next appointment
  • The keyboard now has a pointing stick
  • You can now encrypt your device

Internet Explorer

  • Internet Explorer now uses the Edge render engine

Apps

  • File explorer has been added
  • Camera has been updated with mutliple new features (similar to Lumia Camera)
  • Alarms app has been extended with world clocks, timer and stopwatch functions
  • Calculator can now be used to convert units
  • Settings has been redesigned, similar to Windows 10 for PCs
  • Photos has bee nredesigned, similar to Widnows 10 for PCs
  • Sound recorder has been added