KB4482887

Microsoft released this update on March 1st. This Applies to: Windows 10, version 1809,Windows Server 2019, all versions.

This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:

  • Enables “Retpoline” for Windows on certain devices, which may improve performance of Spectre variant 2 mitigations (CVE-2017-5715). For more information, see our blog post, “Mitigating Spectre variant 2 with Retpoline on Windows“.
  • Addresses an issue that may cause the Action Center to suddenly appear on the wrong side of the screen before appearing on the correct side.
  • Addresses an issue that may fail to save some inked content in a PDF in Microsoft Edge. This occurs if you erased some ink quickly after starting the inking session and then added more ink.
  • Addresses an issue that displays the media type as “Unknown” in the Server Manager for storage class memory (SCM) disks. 
  • Addresses an issue with Remote Desktop access to Hyper-V Server 2019. 
  • Addresses an issue that causes the republication BranchCache to take more space than it’s been assigned. 
  • Addresses a performance issue when establishing a Remote Desktop connection from a web Remote Desktop client to Windows Server 2019. 
  • Addresses a reliability issue that may cause the screen to remain black after resuming from Sleep if you close a laptop lid while disconnecting the laptop from a docking station. 
  • Addresses an issue that causes the overwriting of file on a shared folder to fail because of an Access Denied error. This issue occurs when a filter driver is installed. 
  • Enables peripheral role support for some Bluetooth radios. 
  • Addresses an issue that may cause printing to PDF to fail during a Remote Desktop session. This issue occurs while attempting to save the file and redirect drives from the client system. 
  • Addresses a reliability issue that may cause the main laptop screen to flash when resuming from Sleep. This issue occurs if the laptop is connected to a docking station that has an indirect display. 
  • Addresses an issue that displays a black screen and causes a Remote Desktop session to stop responding when using certain VPN connections. 
  • Updates time zone information for Chile. 
  • Addresses an issue that fails to register USB cameras correctly for Windows Hello after the out of box experience (OOBE) setup. 
  • Addresses an issue that prevents the Microsoft enhanced Point and Print compatibility driver from installing on Windows 7 clients. 
  • Addresses an issue that causes Termservice to stop working when Remote Desktop is configured to use a hardware encoder for Advanced Video Coding (AVC). 
  • Addresses an issue that locks a user account when you move applications to a shared platform using App-V. 
  • Improves the reliability of the UE-VAppmonitor. 
  • Addresses an issue that prevents App-V applications from starting and generates error 0xc0000225 in the log. Set the following DWORD to customize the maximum time for the driver to wait for a volume to be available:”HKLM\Software\Microsoft\AppV\MAV\Configuration\MaxAttachWaitTimeInMilliseconds”. 
  • Addresses an issue with evaluating the compatibility status of the Windows ecosystem to help ensure application and device compatibility for all updates to Windows. 
  • Addresses an issue that may prevent some applications from displaying the Help (F1) window correctly. 
  • Addresses an issue that causes flickering of the desktop and taskbar on Windows Server 2019 Terminal Server after using the User Profile Disk setup. 
  • Addresses an issue that fails to update a user hive when you publish an optional package in a Connection Group after the Connection Group was previously published. 
  • Improves performance related to case-insensitive string comparison functions such as _stricmp() in the Universal C Runtime. 
  • Addresses a compatibility issue with parsing and playback of certain MP4 content. 
  • Addresses an issue that occurs with the Internet Explorer proxy setting and the out of box experience (OOBE) setup. The initial logon stops responding after Sysprep
  • Addresses an issue in which the desktop lock screen image set by a Group Policy will not update if the image is older than or has the same name as the previous image. 
  • Addresses an issue in which the desktop wallpaper image set by a Group Policy will not update if the image has the same name as the previous image. 
  • Addresses an issue that causes the TabTip.exe touchscreen keyboard to stop working in certain conditions. This issue occurs when you use the keyboard in a kiosk scenario after replacing the default shell. 
  • Addresses an issue that may cause the new Miracast connection banner to remain open after a connection is closed.
  • Addresses an issue  that may cause virtual disks to go offline when upgrading a 2-node Storage Space Direct (S2D) cluster from Windows Server 2016 to Windows Server 2019.
  • Addresses an issue that fails to recognize the first character of the Japanese Era name as an abbreviation and may cause date parsing issues.
  • images that have a backslash (\) in their relative source path.

  • Addresses an issue that may prevent Internet Explorer from loading Addresses an issue that may cause applications that use a Microsoft Jet database with the Microsoft Access 95 file format to randomly stop working.
  • Addresses an issue in Windows Server 2019 that causes input and output timeouts when querying for SMART Data using Get-StorageReliabilityCounter().

If you installed earlier updates, only the new fixes contained in this package will be downloaded and installed on your device.

 

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Windows 10 Insider Preview build 18845

Microsoft has release Windows 10 Insider Preview build 18845.

With Build 18277, Insiders got their first look at the Emoji 12.0 emoji.Try it once you install the build! Keywords include otter, sloth, waffle, ballet shoes, and more.Try it once you install the build! Keywords include otter, sloth, waffle, ballet shoes, and more.

Beside the above there are other few things got fixed. Check it here

Surface Go:February 2018 updates

The following updates (February 19 release) are available for Surface Go.

The following updates are available for Surface Go devices on Windows 10 April 2018 Update, version 1803 or greater:

Windows Update History Name Device Manager Name
Surface – System – 3.0.10.1 Surface Pen Firmware Update – System devices

  • 3.0.10.1 resolves intermittent Pen top button click failure on Surface Pen with no clip, post Windows 10 October 2018 Update.

Use the Surface Pen Checker Tool to verify that the Pen’s firmware was successfully updated.

Surface – HIDClass – 1.0.9.0 Surface Pen Integration Device – Human Interface Devices

  • 1.0.9.0 enables firmware update to Surface Pen with no clip.
Surface – Firmware – 1.0.14.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware

  • 1.0.14.0 improves system stability.
Surface – System – 4.0.11.0 Surface CIF Device – System devices

  • 4.0.11.0 improves compatibility with Windows 10 S mode.
Qualcomm Atheros Communications – Bluetooth – 10.0.0.709 Qualcomm Atheros Bluetooth 4.1 – Bluetooth

  • 10.0.0.709 improves wireless security and adds support for Bluetooth quick pairing.
Qualcomm Atheros Communications – Net – 12.0.0.722 Qualcomm Atheros Wireless Network Adapter– Network adapters

  • 12.0.0.722 improves wireless security and Miracast support.

KB4491101

KB44911Add New01 released on February 21. It will bring OS Build 10240.18135.

If you are using Windows Update, the latest SSU (KB4093430) will be offered to you automatically. To get the stand-alone package for the latest SSU, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog.

This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:

  • Addresses an issue that may prevent Internet Explorer from loading images that have a backslash (\) in their relative source path.
  • Addresses a reliability issue with win32kfull.sys introduced in KB4487026.

February 12, 2019—KB4487044 (OS Build 17763.316)

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1809 Windows Server 2019, all versions.

This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:

Addresses an issue that fails to set the LmCompatibilityLevel value correctly.

Addresses an issue that may prevent applications that use a Microsoft Jet database with the Microsoft Access 97 file format from opening.

Addresses an issue that prevents Microsoft Edge from loading webpages using a local IP address or a VPN connection.

Addresses an issue that causes the Windows Hello for Business Hybrid Key Trust deployment sign-in to fail if Windows 2019 Server domain controllers (DC) are used for authentication. The error is, “That option is temporarily unavailable. For now, please use a different method to sign in”. If Active Directory (AD) activity tracing is enabled, a Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS) exception may occur in the Windows 2019 DC when processing a user’s sign in.

Note

The AD Data Collector Set and Microsoft Azure Advanced Threat Protection (AATP) enable Active Directory activity tracing by default.

Addresses an issue in Microsoft HoloLens that allows users to bypass the lock screen sign in process in some work flows.

Known issues in this update:

After installing this update, the first character of the Japanese era name is not recognized as an abbreviation and may cause date parsing issues.
Modify the registry with the two-character abbreviation for Japanese eras as follows:

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Nls\Calendars\Japanese\Eras]

“1868 01 01″=”明治_明_Meiji_M”

“1912 07 30″=”大正_大_Taisho_T”

“1926 12 25″=”昭和_昭_Showa_S”

“1989 01 08″=”平成_平_Heisei_H”

Microsoft is working on a resolution and will provide an update in an upcoming release.

How to get this update:

This update gets automatically downloaded via Windows Update.To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

 

Get Windows 10 SDK Insider Preview Build 18327

Please note, this Windows SDK Insider Preview is only supported on the Windows 10 Insider Preview operating system. Installation on an operating system that is not a Windows 10 Insider Preview build of Windows 10 is not supported and may fail.

See additional important release notes for this build.

The Preview SDK can be downloaded from the developer section on Windows Insider.