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26 January 2017

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer, Xbox and Skype

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an known issue called out in KB3213986—Users may experience delays while running 3D rendering apps with multiple monitors
  • Fixes an issue that prevents the conversion of a 24-bit image to 32 bits
  • Fixes an issue that causes the loss of Windows Firewall rules after upgrade from RTM to 1511 or 1607
  • Fixes an issue that causes a file download from a webpage to fail in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge browsers
  • Fixes an issue that prevents the use of the Delete Browsing History feature in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue that loads websites that bypass the proxy server in the local intranet zone when the Intranet Sites: Include all sites that bypass the proxy server (Disabled) is set.
  • Fixes an issue where an XSS false positive prevents a webpage from loading after logging in to a site
  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from connecting to a network
  • Fixes an issue that causes the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) to fail if Active Directory Federated Systems is using the Japanese language set
  • Fixes an issue that causes System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) scenarios to fail 
  • Fixes an issue that prevents user-built keyboard events from working
  • Fixes an issue that causes incorrect tabledimensions in SAP® applications
  • Fixes an issue that overwrites a <br&rt; element when users select a line that is enclosed by a <span&rt; element
  • Fixes additional issues with Bluetooth, Internet Explorer, engaged reboot, clustering, Internet Explorer, Japanese Input Method Editor (IME), Windows Shell, Networking, storage, fonts, Xbox, encryption, Group Policy, Point and Print, wireless networking, virtual disk, disk operations, multimedia, Work Folders, encryption, enterprise security, deduplication, domain controllers, Audit File System, Debug Memory Manager, Virtual Machine Management Service (VMMS), Remote Desktop, Task Scheduler, Microphone Wizard, .NET, font cache, system boot and Surface Studio

10 January 2017

And further

  • Improved the reliability of Groove Music playback in the background, App-V, video playback and Remote Desktop

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue where after successful fingerprint authentication on a device with the screen off, the screen does not turn back on
  • Fixes an issue where only one input device works when you connect two similar input devices to the same machine
  • Fixes an issue in the App-V Connection Group that allows users to have access to pieces of functionality that they were not designated to for access
  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from selecting multiple certificates simultaneously through the UI
  • Fixes an issue where the Request Control function does not work with Remote Assistance if the user being assisted is on Windows Server 2008 R2 or Windows Server 2012
  • Fixes an issue that prevents a smart card module from pairing with a contactless smart card reader
  • Fixes an issue with license conversion of Server Core from evaluation version to a retail version
  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from opening Internet shortcut (.URL) files with Internet Explorer when Enhanced Protected Mode is enabled.
  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from logging on if a device has been away from the corporate network over a period of time
  • Fixes additional issues with Microsoft Edge, clustering, Internet Explorer, Windows Update, input devices, facial recognition, Logon, Hyper-V, PCI bus drivers and Windows Kernel

Fixes issues

  • Fixes security issues related to Microsoft Edge

13 December 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of Security Support Provider Interface

Fixes issues

  • Fixes a service crash in CDPSVC that in some situations could lead to the machine not being able to acquire an IP address
  • Fixes an issue where a Catalog-signed module installation does not work on Nano Server
  • Fixes an issue with Devices left with Hello on for an excessive amount of time will not go into power savings mode
  • Fixes an issue with gl_pointSize to not work properly when used with drawElements method in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue where Azure Active Directory-joined machines after upgrading to Windows 10 Version 1607 cannot sync with Exchange
  • Fixes an additional issues with app compatibility, updated time zone information, Internet Explorer
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Uniscribe Common Log File System Driver

And further

  • Improved the reliability of Internet Explorer 11

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue with AppLocker failing to check for certificate revocation while verifying the binary signature
  • Fixes an issue with an error that occurs when the home page of the browser is set to an extremely long URL
  • Fixes an an issue where the user sometimes incorrectly gets an error notification to fix the USB device connected to Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes an issue with search suggestions and suggested sites feature of the browser not working properly
  • Fixes additional issues with updates to time zone information and Internet Explorer Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Uniscribe, Internet Explorer, the Windows OS, Microsoft Graphics Component, kernel-mode driver, Windows Hyper-V and the Windows kernel

9 December 2016

And further

  • Improved the reliability of mobile device management disenrollment, Distributed Component Object Model (DCOM), Peripheral Component Interface and PowerShell

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that causes excessive battery drain if you have a Chinese Input Method Editor installed and use Windows Hello to log in
  • Fixes an issue with OLE drag and drop that prevents users from downloading a SharePoint document library as a file
  • Fixes an issue with Super Floppy-formatted fixed media devices that are not recognized by Windows 10 Anniversary Update or accessible in Windows Explorer
  • Fixes an issue that causes the System Center Configuration Manager client to fail installation when a device is re-imaged using the SCCM task sequence
  • Fixes an issue that causes the loss of optional component state information, including all Hyper-V virtual machines, after upgrade
  • Fixes an issue that causes Windows Explorer to display information that's inconsistent with what's stored on the Floppy disk
  • Fixes an issue that, after connecting a shared CD/DVD-hosted drive with no media inserted, causes some of the commands to hang
  • Fixes an issue where customers cannot use directory cache sizes greater than 64 KB
  • Fixes an issue where Windows Explorer sometimes does not prompt for credentials when a user logs on using a Microsoft account
  • Fixes additional issues with application compatibility and Internet Explorer

29 November 2016

And further

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

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

8 November 2016

And further

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

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
10.0.14393.447 (rs1_release_inmarket.161102-0100)

And further

  • Improved the reliability of the Windows shell, Microsoft Edge, and Internet Explorer 11

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue with Japanese characters that are missing when converted by the Input Method Editor
  • Fixes an issue with systems that randomly stop applying UNC Hardening group policy, leaving systems vulnerable until restarted
  • Fixes an issue with proxy authentication that causes Windows Update downloads to fail
  • Fixes an issue that prevents users from accessing network resources after logon after they’ve installed KB3185614
  • Fixes an issue with point rendering in Internet Explorer 11 and Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue where users can’t navigate to Internet sites when a network is configured to use Web Proxy Auto Discovery (WPAD)
  • Fixes an issue where users can’t access Microsoft Store in an authenticated proxy environment
  • Fixes additional issues with enterprise security, Internet Explorer 11, Remote Desktop, datacenter networking, Windows shell, filter driver, the Access Point Name (APN) database, and wireless networking
  • Security updates to the Windows operating system, kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Edge, Boot Manager, Internet Explorer 11, Common Log File System driver, Microsoft Virtual Hard Drive, Microsoft Video Control, Windows authentication methods, Windows File Manager, OpenType and the Microsoft Graphics Component
10.0.10586.679 (th2_release.161102-0059)

27 October 2016

And further

  • Enables a new Sleep feature in OS and BIOS to reduce the Surface Hub’s power consumption and improve its long-term reliability
  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, Start, File Explorer, action center, graphics and the Windows kernel
  • Improved support for websites by updating the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) preload list
  • Improved support for IT administrators using Group Policy to block users updating the operating system from Windows Update
  • Improved reliability and stability of the notification framework for enabling contextual notifications in File Explorer

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue that was causing System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) Management Console to crash in State view
  • Fixes an connectivity issue from a 32-bit application to a Remote Desktop Gateway that doesn’t have HTTP tunneling enabled
  • Fixes an issue of updates not being restored when doing a system reset, even if those updates were permanently installed
  • Fixes an issue that was causing domain logon attempts to fail on a Windows 10 Pro device after upgrading from Windows 10 Home
  • Fixes an issue that was causing failed logon counts of non-admin users without network logon permissions to be counted as cumulative, resulting in devices going into BitLocker recovery more frequently
  • Fixes an issue that prevented System Center Configuration Manager from performing inventory uploads via Background Intelligent Transfer Service (BITS) when Encrypting File System (EFS) has been disabled
  • Fixes additional issues with USB, Wi-Fi, clustering, setup, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, licensing, PowerShell, Component Object Model (COM), Windows kernel, graphics and Bluetooth
  • Fixes an issue with scenarios where the on-screen keyboard would sometimes not appear
  • Fixes an issue with Whiteboard application shift that occasionally occurs when opening scheduled meeting
  • Fixes an issue that prevented Admins from changing the local administrator password, after device has been Reset
  • BIOS change resolving issue with status bar tracking during device Reset
  • UEFI update to resolve powering down issues

13 October 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of the Windows Update Agent, shared drives, virtual private network (VPN), clustering, HTTP downloads, Internet Explorer 11, Hyper-V platform, multimedia playback and Microsoft Edge
  • Improved performance of push and local notifications, Hyper-V platform, and some social media websites using Microsoft Edge
  • Improved support for networks by adding new entries to the Access Point Name (APN) database

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where mapping a drive from an elevated command prompt doesn’t work with administrator credentials
  • Fixes an issue causing movies that were ripped using the transport stream (.ts) format to play without sound in Windows Media Player and the Xbox One Media Player app.
  • Fixes an issue causing the Movies & TV app on the Xbox to stop working when attempting to play content that was just purchased from the Store
  • Fixes an issue causing “Print all linked documents” to not work in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue preventing some users from changing the default download location in Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes an issue causing unnecessary notifications about fixing Microsoft account in Windows 10 Mobile
  • Fixes additional issues with multimedia, Windows kernel, Windows shell, enterprise security, storage file system, Remote Desktop, core platform, Hyper-V platform, Windows Update for Business, display kernel, near field communication (NFC), input and composition, Bluetooth, Microsoft Lync 2010 compatibility, Windows Storage API, app registration, Trusted Platform Module, Group Policy, Internet Explorer 11, virtual private network (VPN), BitLocker, wireless networking, datacenter networking, Cortana, PowerShell, Active Directory, connection manager and data usage, Microsoft Edge, Windows Recovery Environment, file clustering, Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps, audio playback settings, DShow Bridge, app compatibility, licensing, cloud infrastructure, domain name system (DNS) server, network controller, USB barcode reader, and Adobe Flash Player

11 October 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, kernel mode drivers, downloading apps from the Store, and Windows graphics device interface
  • Improved support for websites by updating the HTTP Strict Transport Security (HSTS) preload list
  • Improved the upload of telemetry and download of telemetry settings in an authenticated proxy environment and support for Azure Active Directory

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 causes Internet Explorer 11 to fail sometimes when using a user-defined style sheet
  • Fixes an issue where scrollbar position is reset after display property is set to none in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes an issue where a script in a nested frameset may not run correctly in Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes additional issues with revised daylight saving time, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11 and WebDAV
  • Security updates to kernel-mode drivers, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Graphics Component, Windows registry and diagnostic hub

13 September 2016

Other features

  • Removed the Copy Protection option when ripping CDs in Windows Media Audio (WMA) format from Windows Media Player

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, USB and the .NET framework
  • Improved support for networks by adding new entries to the Access Point Name (APN) database
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Graphics Component, Microsoft Edge, Windows Secure Kernel Mode, Windows SMB Server, Windows kernel, Windows Lock Screen and Adobe Flash Player

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with the link to "Change my environment variables" in the User Accounts Control Panel not working correctly
  • Fixes an issue where a device, which previously had Internet access, has the incorrect time and date after joining a network with no Internet access to SSL servers
  • Fixes an issue where someone with a mandatory profile can’t use the Start menu, Cortana, search, and some pre-installed apps
  • Fixes an issue where, after installing a package using Windows Installer (MSI), customers can’t run any command line utility unless they restart or sign out and then sign in to their device
  • Fixed an issue causing “Print all linked documents” to not work in Internet Explorer 11
  • Fixes additional issues with excessive security logging, Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI), consumer storage, Add-On List Group Policy Object, mobile broadband, filter drivers, Internet Explorer 11, Windows Media Player, graphics, revised daylight saving time,and Windows Shell

9 August 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability by allowing more time for devices to recover from connected standby mode

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue affecting some devices with Bitlocker enabled that didn’t start up to the BitLocker password entry screen
  • Fixes an issue with MouseUp and MouseDown events not working correctly when using a scroll bar in an Inline Frame (IFrame)
  • Fixes an issue that delays the display of content when resizing the Internet Explorer 11 browser window
  • Fixes an issue with special keys and mouse clicks that don’t work on devices when Remote Assistance is in session
  • Fixes an issue with rendering multi-pixel points in Web Graphics Library (WebGL)
  • Fixes an additional issues with certain devices that can’t transition from connected standby to sleep mode, updates not installing, and Internet Explorer 11
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Kernel Mode Drivers, Windows Authentication Methods, Microsoft Graphics Component and Kernel Mode Blacklist

12 July 2016

Settings

  • Visual updates and others
    • Adds warning to inform users to not interrupt a device reset to prevent OS corruption

Skype for Business

  • You can now share applications with Skype for Business

And further

  • Improved reliability of Windows Media Player, Internet Explorer 11, Windows Explorer, Miracast, and Windows kernel
  • Improved support for video playback in certain apps that didn't render video correctly after resuming from sleep
  • Updated Broadcom NFC driver to improve NFC performance
  • Updated Marvell Wi-Fi driver to improve Miracast performance

Fixed issues

  • Fixed issue with some people seeing a black screen instead of the lock screen when resuming from connected standby
  • Fixed issue with DirectAccess where the Disconnect button appears in some cases when the connection isn't fully established
  • Fixed issue where local user accounts weren't locked after a number of failed sign in attempts
  • Fixed an issue that caused Skype for Business to disconnect during meetings
  • Fixed an issue in which users were unable to join meetings when the meeting organizer was on a federated configuration
  • Fixed an issue that caused Skype application crashes
  • Updated Nvidia driver to fix a display bug in which 84" Surface Hub devices show dim or fuzzy content
  • Fixed an issue that caused Windows system crashes
  • Fixed an issue that caused repeated Edge crashes
  • Fixed an issue causing pre-shutdown service crashes
  • Fixed an issue where some app data wasn’t properly removed after a session
  • Fixed additional issues in .NET, Windows Kernel, Windows Update, authentication, revised daylight saving time, support for PDF files, Bluetooth, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, networking and Wi-Fi connectivity
  • Security updates for Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Kernel Mode Drivers, Windows Kernel, .NET Framework, Windows Secure Kernel Mode and Microsoft Print Spooler

14 June 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability of Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Cortana, audio playback (in Groove and other apps), Maps app, Miracast and File Explorer
  • Improves Narrator's ability to read lists, hyperlinks and image info
  • Improved performance of loading websites in Internet Explorer 11 when using roaming user profiles

Fixes issues

  • Fixes an issue that would make balloon tip notifications appear in the left top corner of the screen
  • Fixes an issue that may prevent VPN from working correctly when switching between different network interfaces
  • Fixes an issue with location services that may cause apps like Maps to lag behind for the user's location
  • Fixes additional issues with Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer 11, Bluetooth, Cortana, Wi-Fi, Windows Camera app, revised daylight saving time, USB, TPM, Graphics, Group Policy, downloading music or movies purchased through the Windows Store, Network Diagnostics and File Explorer
  • Fixes additional security issues with Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, SMB Server, Microsoft Graphics Component, Group Policy, DNS Server, Windows Diagnostic Hub, Kernel mode drivers, Microsoft Windows PDF, Windows Structured Query, Adobe Flash Player, JScript and VBScript and WPAD

10 May 2016

And further

  • Improved reliability in Cortana, Bluetooth, Shell, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Miracast and USB

Fixes issues

  • Fixes a memory leak caused by opening a PDF more than once
  • Fixes an issue with text alignment for RTL languages in Edge
  • Fixes an issue with Bluetooth after a PC is resumed from sleep
  • Fixes an issue that caused users to not get locked out after a number of failed sign ins
  • Fixes an issue that caused some CompactFlash cards to got corrupted
  • Fixes an issue that prevented certain Store apps (OneDrive) from installing
  • Fixes an issue that caused touch input to stop responding in applications
  • Fixes security issues in kernel mode drivers, remote procedure calls, the Microsoft Graphics Component, Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Windows Shell, Windows Journal, Virtual Secure Mode, Schannel and Jscript

12 April 2016

And further

  • Support for visual voicemail on dual SIM phones
  • Improves reliability of Internet Explorer 11, .NET Framework, wireless LAN, Microsoft Edge, Windows Update, logon, Bluetooth, network connectivity, map apps, video playback, Cortana, USB, Windows Explorer and Narrator
  • Improves discoverability of printers when a device is waked up from sleep
  • Improved security for CSRSS to prevent security bypass

Fixed issues

  • Fixes connectivity issues with USB devices when Windows restarts
  • Fixes issues with the lock screen
  • Fixes issues with revised daylight saving
  • Fixes multiple issues with shutdown delays, Narrator, Cortana, roaming data usage, buying apps in the Store, video playback, facial recognition, Bluetooth pairing, Microsoft Edge, logon, Internet Explorer 11, Live Tile updates, .NET Framework and Microsoft Installer
  • Fixes an issue where volume level wasn’t properly reset between sessions
  • Fixed multiple security issues with Security Account Manager Remote Protocol, HTTP.sys, secondary logon, Microsoft Graphics component, .NET Framework, CSRSS, Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11

27 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
  • Initial release
10.0.10586.0 (th2_release.151029-1700)