Windows 10 version 1703

10.0.15254 · Redstone 2 · Creators Update


11 Oct '17 11 Oct '17 19 Oct '17 24 Oct '17

Cortana + search

  • Improved resume-from-suspend behavior to enable a Cortana skill to be authenticated before the user interacts with the skill


Network & Internet

  • Improved reliability when connecting to VPNs
  • VPN will now complete all pending actions before sleep and disconnects
  • Support for automatic reconnection on resume
  • Force tunneled improvements for UWP
  • Improved proxy for UWP VPN profiles
  • MMS can now be used when VPN is connected


  • Two factor authentication can now be set up

Time & language

  • New UX for Speech and Keyboard downloads

Update & security

  • "Phone Update" has been renamed "Windows Update"


  • Continuum now supports portrait mode

Other features

  • Adds a new privacy settings page to the Out-Of-Box-Experience
  • ApplicationManagement CSP and AppLocker CSP have been updated to accomondate an improved UX for AppLocker

And further

  • Improved performance for apps such as Fitbit for pairing, connecting, syncing and notifications
  • Improved Bluetooth connectivity with Garmin Wearables
  • Improved reliability
  • Support for Emoji 5.0 has been added
  • Improved map-matching
  • Windows will now report to be version 1709

And further

  • Unknown fixes and enhancements


14 Nov '17

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where applications based on the Microsoft JET Database Engine (Microsoft Access 2007 and older or non-Microsoft applications) fail when creating or opening Microsoft Excel .xls files. The error message is: “Unexpected error from external database driver (1). (Microsoft JET Database Engine)"
  • Fixes an issue where the RDP Connection from a Windows 10 1703 client to Windows Server 2008 R2 fails with the error: "An internal error occurred". This problem occurs when the server is configured in RemoteFX mode. You may also see a black or incorrectly painted screen
  • Fixes an issue where, after an OS upgrade, setting an offline schedule in the Sync Center applet of Control Panel fails. The error message that appears is: "Sync Center Error. An error occurred displaying sync schedules. Error: 0x80070005. Access Denied."
  • Fixes an issue where RemoteApp and Desktop Connection settings fail to apply when you set them using Group Policy or a script
  • Fixes an issue where the virtual smart card doesn't assess the Trusted Platform Module (TPM) vulnerability correctly
  • Fixes an issue where opening Microsoft Office files from a file server that has Windows Information Protection enabled fails with the error: “Sorry we couldn't open document xxxx”
  • Fixes an issue where, when using the FDVDenyWriteAccess policy, Windows will continue to prevent a drive from being made writable even after BitLocker encryption completes
  • Fixes an issue where Surface Hub devices cannot connect to Azure Active Directory to log on when they are behind a proxy server
  • Fixes an issue where attempting to clean temporary files on the Windows Phone results in the error code “E_FAIL”
  • Fixes an issue where the functional keys stop working on Microsoft Designer Keyboards
  • Fixes an issue where modern applications built using JavaScript may fail to initialize
  • Fixes an issue where GetWindowLong may fail when called on a window whose thread isn't processing Windows messages
  • Fixes an issue where, after installing KB4038788 and rebooting, a black screen appears with only a cursor, and you must reboot in order to log in successfully
  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer where an intranet site was being treated as an internet site
  • Fixes a memory leak in Microsoft Edge caused by the startup of an internal process
  • Fixes an issue with the launch of HTML dialogs in Windows PE systems
  • Fixes an issue with scrolling that sometimes causes Microsoft Edge to stop responding
  • Fixes a crash in Internet Explorer that was seen in machines that used large font-size settings
  • Fixes an issue where the PDF download progress bar stops when opening a PDF file from a cloud-backed web services site
  • Fixes an issue where Universal Windows Platform (UWP) applications that use JavaScript and asm.js may stop working and require reinstallation
  • Fixes an issue in the Network Flyout where closing the sign-in dialog unexpectedly (e.g., clicking outside the window) prevents further sign-in dialogs from appearing when the user tries to connect to the same network
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows kernel, Windows kernel-mode drivers, Microsoft Graphics Component, the Microsoft Windows Search Component, and Windows Media Player


12 Dec '17 12 Dec '17

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12 Dec '17 12 Dec '17

Microsoft Edge

Internet Explorer

  • Updates Internet Explorer’s default visibility for the button that launches Microsoft Edge

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue where users of SQL Server Reporting Services may not be able to use the scrollbar in a drop-down list
  • Fixes an issue that caused Windows Pro devices on the Current Branch for Business (CBB) to upgrade unexpectedly
  • Fixes an issue where applications may stop responding for customers who have internet or web proxies enabled using PAC script configurations
  • Fixes additional issues with updated time zone information
  • Security updates to the Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, and Windows Server


5 Jan '18 5 Jan '18 5 Jan '18 5 Jan '18

Fixed issues

  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Windows Graphics, Windows Kernel, Windows Subsystem for Linux, and the Windows SMB Server


14 Feb '18 14 Feb '18

And further

  • Updates time zone information

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with a fragment identifier contained in links opened using the Enterprise Mode Site List to redirect from Microsoft Edge to Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue with scrolling through customer applications in Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes a script-related issue that caused Internet Explorer to stop working in some cases
  • Fixes an issue with launching files using linked shortcuts in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue with rendering graphics elements in Internet Explorer
  • Fixes an issue in Internet Explorer where pressing the Delete key inserted a new line in input boxes in an application
  • Fixes an issue where some users may have experienced issues logging into some websites when using third-party account credentials in Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue where telemetry data couldn't be uploaded using UTC because of networking environments that prevent access to the necessary CRL servers
  • Fixes an issue where the certutil.exe -MergePfx feature couldn't produce a merged EPF file for multiple V1 certificates
  • Fixes an issue where MMC application snap-ins—such as Services, Local Policy Admin, and Printer Management—fail to run when Windows Defender Application Control (Device Guard) is turned on. The error is "Object doesn't support this property or method."
  • Fixes an issue where booting with Unified Write Filter (UWF) turned on may lead to stop error 0xE1 in embedded devices, particularly when using a USB HUB
  • Fixes an issue where customers sometimes see the error message "Something went wrong" after completing the out-of-box experience Security updates to Microsoft Scripting Engine, Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Windows Search component, Windows Kernel, Device Guard, Windows storage and file systems, and the Common Log File System driver
  • Fixes an issue where the touch screen would remain unresponsive. In most cases, using the Power button to turn the screen off and on restores responsiveness. Occasionally, at startup, the touch screen would remain unresponsive, and the only recovery mechanism was to restart the phone


14 Feb '18

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15 Mar '18 15 Mar '18

And further

  • Updates legacy Document Mode cell visibility in Internet Explorer

Fixed issues

  • Fixes an issue with printing XML documents in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer stops working when using F12-based developer tools
  • Fixes an issue where Internet Explorer is unresponsive in certain scenarios when a Browser Helper Object is installed
  • Fixes an issue that causes online video playback to stop responding
  • Fixes an issue where, after installing KB4056891, KB4057144, or KB4074592 on a server, you may not be able to access SMB shared files in directory junction points or volume mount points hosted on that server. The error is "ERROR_INVALID_REPARSE_DATA”. As a result, editing some group policies using GPMC or AGPM 4.0 may fail with the error "The data present in the reparse point buffer is invalid. (Exception from HRESULT: 0x80071128)"
  • Fixes an issue in which WPF applications that are running on touch or stylus-enabled systems may stop working or stop responding after some time without any touch activity
  • Fixes an issue in which PDFs cannot be rendered in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Phones.
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer, Microsoft Edge, Microsoft Scripting Engine, Windows Desktop Bridge, Microsoft Graphics component, Windows Kernel, Windows Shell, Windows MSXML, Windows Installer, and Windows Hyper-V
  • Fixes an issue in which PDFs cannot be rendered in Microsoft Edge on Windows 10 Phones


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Windows 10

version 1703

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