Microsoft Announce Windows 10 Update


Microsoft have today announced an update for Windows 10 PCs. The build number for this update, which is already appearing on devices is 14393.969, updating from the current consumer release of Windows 10 that is 14393.953, so if the numbers are anything to go by it is a small update. This is confirmed by Microsoft on their Support website:

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

  • Addressed a known issue with KB4013429 that caused Windows DVD Player (and 3rd party apps that use Microsoft MPEG-2 handling libraries) to crash.
  • Addressed a known issue with KB4013429, that some customers using Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10 1607 Client with Switch Embedded Teaming (SET) enabled might experience a deadlock or when changing the physical adapter’s link speed property. This issue is most commonly seen as a DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION or when verifier is enabled a VRF_STACKPTR_ERROR is seen in the Memory dump.

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

Your Windows 10 PC should notify you when updates are ready to be installed, or you can check manually by going to Settings, then Update & Security and clicking Check for Update.

For more support with this update go to Microsoft’s Support page HERE.