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10 March 2017

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that caused unecpected reboots
  • Fixes an issue where some inbox apps like Calculator, Outlook Mail & Calendar and Groove Music would not be installed after a hard reset
  • Fixes an issue where Groove wouldn't resume playback after ending a phone call if the app became suspended during the call
  • Fixes an issue where attaching larger photos to a message in Messaging wouldn't work sometimes
  • Fixes an issue where the keyboard would crash after selecting editable text and pressing Shift
  • Fixes an issue where pivots in UWP apps would become offset after scrolling through pages fast
  • Fixes an issue where Cortana would get a high pitched distorted noise when emojis where used back to back in a text message it reads over Bluetooth
  • Fixes an issue where the PIN-pad would be replaced with a full QWERTY keyboard

Known issues

  • Speech packs won't be available in this build
  • Some background tasks will fail to work
  • You may lose your call, text and email history after an unexpected reboot
  • Some pages in Edge might reload, especially when scrolling
10.0.15051.0 (rs2_release.170303-1951)

2 March 2017

User Interface

  • The new Share icon is now visible in more apps

Microsoft Edge

Edge 40.15043

  • Tabs will now show a book icon when reading a book
  • If a book is being read aloud, switching the page will now make the reader jump to that page
  • Edge will now remember your read aloud-settings for other books

And further

  • Improved video playback when using Continuum with Miracast

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that caused the Settings app to crash when going into the Devices category
  • Fixes an issue that prevented you from pairing Bluetooth devices
  • Fixes an issue that kept the Bluetooth quick action from working
  • Fixes an issue where using Continuum with a wireless display now works correctly
  • Fixes an issue where screen rotation would not work
  • Fixes an issue where some tiles would not update correctly
  • Fixes an issue where "Some Settings are managed by your organization" would appear in Windows Update
  • Fixes an issue where you couldn't paste or drag a folder from your PC to your phone
  • Fixes an issue where tapping a link for a website with an app associated to it would cause Edge to crash and the app wouldn't launch
  • Fixes an issue where downloads from Edge to the SD card might use space on your local phone storage as well
  • Fixes an issue where the keyboard would dismiss after a second when opening a new tab in Edge
  • Fixes an issue that your personal typing dictionary getting deleted
  • Fixes an issue where you would be told to wait for a better connection after disconnecting and reconnecting while an update is being downloaded

Known issues

  • Speech packs won't be available in this build
  • Adding a new card or paying with an existing card in Microsoft Wallet won't work
10.0.15043.0 (rs2_release.170221-1507)

17 November 2016

Settings

Network & Internet

  • It's now easier to differentiate between cellular data on each SIM in a multi SIM device

Language

  • Improved performance for English (India) text prediction

Fixed issues

  • Fixes the "Prendre une <photo/video/selfie>" command in Cortana, which used to open a Bing search
  • Fixes an issue where Cortana would crash when typing "Create an appointment" then clicking the resulted suggestion to "Create an appointment"
  • Fixes an issue where setting an unlimited data plan would still prompt the user for a limit under Data Usage Settings
  • Fixes an issue where the "Sort by" dropdown on the Usage Details page under Data Usage Settings was to wide
  • Fixes an issue where NArrator would not give feedback when adjusting sliders
  • Fixes a migration issue that caused Edge to fail to laucnh after upgrading to a new build

Known issues

  • Installing additional keyboards, languages and speech packs won't work

9 November 2016

And further

  • Improved the reliability of multimedia audio, Remote Desktop, and Internet Explorer 11

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from connecting to a virtual private network (VPN)
  • Fixes an issue with a scheduled task that doesn’t run in Task Scheduler after reenabling
  • Fixes an issue to update the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Fixes an issue with Japanese characters that are missing when converted by the Input Method Editor
  • Fixes an issue with the system tray showing no Wi-Fi connection even when Wi-Fi is present
  • Fixes an issue with Windows devices that disconnect from the Internet prematurely before users can complete their paid Wi-Fi purchase
  • Fixes an issue to update the new Belarusian ruble symbol to Br and the new ISO 4217 code to BYN
  • Fixes additional issues with multimedia, Windows kernel, packaging release management, authentication, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Remote Desktop, Active Directory, wireless networking, Windows shell, graphics, enterprise security and Microsoft HoloLens
  • Security updates to Boot Manager, Windows operating system, kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Virtual Hard Drive, Common Log File System driver, Microsoft Video Control, Common Log File System driver, Windows authentication methods, Windows File Manager and the Microsoft Graphics Component
10.0.14393.448 (rs1_release_inmarket_rim.161105-1459)

11 October 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of Bluetooth and storage file system
  • Improved support for networks by adding new entries to the Access Point Name (APN) database

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue causing printer drivers to not install correctly after installing security update KB317005
  • Fixes an issue causing sign-in errors if a password is entered incorrectly or a new password doesn’t meet password complexity requirements after installing security update KB3167679
  • Fixes an issue that required users to log out and log back in before using the application they installed using the Windows installer (MSI)
  • Fixes an issue that was causing excessive battery drain on Windows 10 Mobile when connected to Wi-Fi
  • Fixes an issue in which setting up both fingerprint and iris recognition sometimes causes the sign-in to fail on Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes an issue that was causing high CPU usage on Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes an additional issues with multimedia playback, revised daylight saving time, authentication, Internet Explorer 11 and Windows Shell
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Windows registry and diagnostics hub

26 September 2016

And further

  • Unknown fixes and enhancements
10.0.14393.221 (rs1_release.160920-1450)

14 September 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of Windows Shell, map apps, Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge
  • Improved support for using the camera app in Windows 10 Mobile Enterprise
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows kernel and Adobe Flash Player

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue causing push-button reset to not work correctly and roll back on devices with language set to any of the Unicode languages
  • Fixes an issue causing devices to crash after disconnecting an e-reader that was attached to the device
  • Fixes an issue causing devices to not recognize a Secure Digital (SD) card if it is inserted and removed multiple times
  • Fixes an issue causing some apps to not respond to the commands in the app bar in Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes an issue that sometimes blocks alarm notifications in Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes additional issues with rendering 4K resolution, missing Start menu tiles when running on battery, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Bluetooth compatibility, graphics, display rotation, app compatibility, Wi-Fi, Feedback Hub, Miracast, Windows Shell, revised daylight saving time and USB

7 September 2016

And further

  • Unknown changes
10.0.14393.105 (rs1_release_inmarket_rim.160826-1846)

25 August 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of the Windows Ink Workspace, Microsoft Edge, File Server, Windows kernel, Microsoft Component Object Model (COM), Cluster Health Service, Hyper-V, Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), NTFS file system, PowerShell, Internet Explorer, facial recognition, graphics, Microsoft Store and Windows Shell
  • Improved performance for the speed of purchasing Store apps
  • Improved battery life of wearable devices (such as the Microsoft Band) while Bluetooth is connected and idle
  • Improved compatibility of using Xbox One controllers with various games
  • Improved support for new near-field communication (NFC) chips for Windows 10 Mobile

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with incorrect character mapping between Japanese and Unicode for the question mark (?) symbol
  • Fixes an issue that prevents the download and initialization of .NET objects in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue with game or app audio not resuming after ending a call on Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes additional issues with compatibility, Remote Desktop, BitLocker, PowerShell, Direct3D, networking policies, Dynamic Access Control (DAC) rules, Microsoft Edge, Connected Standby, mobile device management (MDM), printing, Fingerprint logon and Cortana

9 August 2016

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from completing the out-of-box experience (OOBE) with a local account using Korean characters

28 July 2016

And further

  • Improves reliability and performance of Edge when AdBlock and LastPass are enabled

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue where the battery would be drained by a runaway CPU process when the device is idle
  • Fixes an issue where the battery would be draiend due to the proximity sensor always runing on some devices
  • Fixes an issue that keeps you from typing in text into Search or the Store app without restarting the process

22 July 2016

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where keyboard input would not rotate to landscape on tablet devices
  • Fixes an issue with text input with Korean Input Method Editor in some apps
  • Fixes an issue that could prevent apps from launching due to a licensing issue
  • Fixes an issue with apps that use DDE for inter-process communication

20 July 2016

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that resulted in rapid battery drain when Visual Voicemail syncs voicemail messages on Dual SIM devices
  • Fixes an issue that restuled in rapid battery drain on older devices like the Lumia 535, 640, 735, 830, 930 and Icon
  • Fixes an issue with Dual SIM devices

Known issues

  • Some devices may experience Wi-Fi issues
  • Turning off Bluetooth may result in freezes or a crash

15 July 2016

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where the keyboard would not show up in InPrivate mode on Edge
  • Fixes an issue where apps could get stuck after being suspended in a state that keeps them from launching until the device is rebooted

Known issues

  • Voice recorder doesn't show up correctly as an option for Call Recording
  • When using Tap to Pay on a locked phone, you might be required to enter your PIN twice

28 June 2016

System

  • Improved performance and reliability

Fixed issues

  • Unknown bug fixes

Known issues

  • Devices like the Lumia 830, 930 and 1520 may experience decreased battery live (SoC 8974 chipsets)
  • Wi-Fi might randomly disconnect

21 June 2016

Start and Action Center

  • Action Center has an improved design to make the font size of notification dropdowns better fit in with the rest of the Action Center
  • If a Quick Action turns a certain functionality in your device on or off (Bluetooth, Flashlight, etc.) it will now show On/Off for a short period

Microsoft Edge

  • Edge has been updated from version 38.14364 to 38.14367
    • Edge will now consume less energy when running in the background

Settings

  • New panels, settings and options
    • Kids Corner is no longer available
  • Visual updates and others
    • The icons under Update & Security have been updated to be more reflective of their meaning

Fixed issues

  • Visual Studio 2015 Update 2 can now deploy apps again
  • Fixes an issue where the order of your Quick Actions would be lost after upgrading
  • Fixes an issue where Cortana would fail to display existing reminders in the reminder section
  • Fixes an error when trying to save a new reminder
  • Fixes an issue where High DPI devices would show text selection grippers very tiny
  • Fixes an issue that caused Battery Saver to not turn on after tapping the notification that asks you to turn on Battery Saver
  • Fixes an issue that could result in dropped keystrokes when typing in Word or Outlook Mail
  • Fixes an issue where "3G only" and "Only 3G or 4G" would not work, resulting in 2G to be selected
  • Fixes an issue with the Japanese Input Method Editor not working properly in the All apps search box
  • Fixes an issue where swiping on a full screen VoIP notification, the dimmed screen would flash
  • Fixes an issue that would keep you from receiving notification toasts until the Action Center was opened if you had tapped on a notification on the lock screen but aborted it to enter a pin
  • Fixes an issue where the lock screen settings may show incorrect information while loading
  • Fixes an issue where the Quiet Hours might unexpectedly turn off when having been turned on manually with Quick Actions
  • Fixes an issue where certain sample images where displayed in portrait instead of landscape when used as a lock screen background while the phone was connected to an external monitor
  • Fixes an issue where some key presses would be entered multiple times over Miracast
  • Fixes an issue where the "The accessory you’re connecting to isn’t working"-error would be truncated on the Connect settings page
  • Fixes an issue where the Windows Hello icon would get stuck on the screen after logging in
  • Fixes an issue where selecting a letter from the All apps list would sometimes scroll that letter to the bottom of the screen instead of the top

Known issues

  • Some apps won't be able to set the background of start or the lock screen
  • There is an issue with cellular data for Dual-SIM devices causing the second SIM to not function properly

31 May 2016

Released on 25 April 2016

Fixed issues

  • Fixes some issues that cause battery drain on some devices
10.0.14342.1004 (rs1_release_mob.160523-1055)

22 April 2016

And further

  • Unknown fixes and improvements

30 March 2016

Fixed issues

  • Resetting your phone and restoring a back-up will no longer result in grey tiles on the start screen
  • Fixes an issue where new languages and keyboards would fail to download

Known issues

  • A Microsoft Band 1 or 2 will no longer be able to sync due to a system API failure
  • Gadgets may fail to detect the Microsoft Display and cannot update the firmware version if you are using a version older than version 4
  • Connecting to a Miracast receiver will fail after upgrading to this build
  • After downloading and installing a new language or keyboard, the "Reboot"-option won't appear

8 March 2016

And further

  • Improved support for wearables, apps and Bluetooth to access contacts
  • Improved reliability for Narrator and app installation
  • Improved performance for hibernation, content entry in apps and downloading and installing updates

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that prevented a Windows 10 PC loging in on an Xbox
  • Fixes a security issue created by attempting to play corrupted content
  • Fixes a security issue in Microsoft Edge while viewing a PDF that allowed for a remote code execution attack
  • Fixes multiple issues with the .NET Framework, Internet Explorer 11 and networking
  • Fixed multiple security issues with Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, USB storage driver, kernel mode drivers, the .NET Framework, graphic fonts, OLE, secondary logon, PDF library and Adobe Flash Player
10.0.10586.164 (th2_release.160229-1806)

2 March 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability for the OS, Windows Update installation, startup, OOBE, authentication, hibernation, shutdown, kernel, Start menu, storage, Windows Hello, display modes, Miracast, AppLocker, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, networking and File Explorer
  • Improved performance of video thumbnail generation, NetLogon, Windows Store and standby power consumption
  • Extended support for wearables, displays and printers
  • Windows will now reset app default in case of corruption and streamlined notifications about said corruptions
  • Improved quality of Cortana's voices and translations into multiple languages
  • Improved support for apps, fonts, graphics and display, airplane mode, Group Policy, PowerShell MDM, Windows Journal, Microsoft Edge, printing, touch display, roaming credentials, Push-Button Reset, Windows UX, local and streaming video, audio quality, error reporting, USMT and VHD creation

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue where favorites are lost after updating
  • Fixes multiple issues that caused apps to fail to launch, update or allow in-app purchases
10.0.10586.122 (th2_release_inmarket.160222-1549)

11 February 2016

And further

  • Improves support in Narrator to speak in multiple languages
  • Improvements to the device reset if BitLocker or Device Encryption is enabled

Fixed issues

  • Fixes and issue where some tiles might be missing for devices that have been reseted
10.0.10586.107 (th2_release.160205-1704)

4 February 2016

And further

  • Improved Windows Update performance and reliability
  • Improved migration of data when upgraded from Windows Phone 8.1
  • Improved SD card detection on boot and when inserted
  • Improved PDF rendering in Edge and other enhancements
  • Improved Bluetooth reliability when re-connecting to all ready paired devices and cars
  • Improved reliability in Settings when downloading maps or altering quick settings
  • Improved importation of local song collection into Groove Music
  • Improved power consumption when listening to music, after use of Windows Hello and while downloading new updates
  • Improved reliability in Kids Corner

Fixed issues

  • SensorCore API’s are now upgraded correctly from Windows Phone 8.1
  • When Groove is reinstalled from the Windows Store, there will no longer be any DRM music playback issues
  • In app purchases will now work correctly when cellular data isn't enabled
10.0.10586.71 (th2_release.160115-1852)

17 December 2015

And further

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

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

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

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

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