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GAMES INCOMPATIBLE WITH WINDOWS 10 1809

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Windows 10 version 1809 has exhibited many issues with games on our machines. We test games with a clean install of 1803 to rule out any upgrade issues. Stutter and slow performance issues are known from Windows 10 version 1709 and while some fixes are present the issue remains. Best bet is to use in-game …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4464330

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Windows 10 KB4464330 applies to version 1809. Windows  10  KB4462919 applies to version 1803. As usual with kernel updates, a reboot will be needed. Addresses an issue where an incorrect timing calculation may prematurely delete user profiles on devices subject to the “Delete user profiles older than a specified number of day” group policy. Security updates …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809 PAUSED

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Microsoft has announced that they are pausing the rollout of Windows 10 version 1809 after reports of missing files on some machines. This first thing that comes to mind is that there is a file system error that causes problems. Open an elevated command prompt and run: chkdsk /f Affected platforms: Windows 10, version 1809 …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 18252

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Windows 10 version 18252 is a development version that is slowly adding new features for general release. Support for configuring a static IP address as well as setting a preferred DNS server. These settings were previously accessed within Control Panel, but you will now find them on the connection properties page under IP settings. First …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 1809

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Windows 10 version 1809 (Redstone 5)was released on October 2, 2018. The build version for the release is 17763.1 and we expect that to change with update rollups. This is being rolled out in stages so it may not be on Windows update on some machines immediately. Some other updates may install before Redston 5 …

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WINDOWS 10 VERSION 18247

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Windows 10 version 18247 is an early development version of Redstone 6 which is scheduled for release in the first half of 2019. This is a very early build and as such its not recommended except for developers who need to test compatibility with Visual Studio etc. More work on Narrator has been done to …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4458469

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Windows 10 KB4458469 applies to version 1803. This update changes the OS build to 17134.320. Addresses an issue that prevents some Bluetooth devices from pairing with Windows. Addresses an issue that occurs when enabling BitLocker from a local administrator account. Addresses an issue that occurs when using low-level mouse hooks with high integrity-level processes. Addresses …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 17763.1

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Windows 10 build 17763.1 is a release candidate as Microsoft is working to test the 1809 release to manufacturing, The test builds continue to be code named Redstone 5. There are no new features outside the changes we reported earlier with the changes in the apps, We are aware that Microsoft has been working with …

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WINDOWS 10 KB4457128

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Windows 10 KB4457128 applies to version 1803. This update brings the build up to 17134.285. Provides protection against a Spectre Variant 2 vulnerability (CVE-2017-5715) for ARM64 devices. Addresses an issue that causes the Program Compatibility Assistant (PCA) service to have excessive CPU usage. This occurs when the concurrency of two simultaneous add and remove programs (ARP) monitoring …

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WINDOWS 10 BUILD 17758.1

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Windows 10 build 17758.1 is a release candidate as Microsoft works towards release to manufacturing. General availability is now likely on update Tuesday in  October. Storage Sense has been updated which is one of the new features. It works by freeing up space on machines by moving some items to the cloud. Storage Sense is …

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