Windows 10 version 1703

Redstone 2 · Creators Update

Windows 10 Mobile version 1703

Start

  • Improved performance of HTTP images on Live Tiles

Cortana + search

  • Cortana can now provide links to Microsoft Edge tabs and SharePoint documents to let you continue where you left on another device
  • Cortana can now use notification grouping
  • Cortana can now change the volume of your device
  • You can now use Cortana to control music playback on more apps
  • Cortana will now remember what music app was used last time and open it by default if no app is specified
  • While listening to a radio station, you can ask Cortana to identify the song
  • Cortana can now recognize music in Chinese
  • Cortana now supports sign-in with Azure Active Directory identity to allow you to sign-in with your work or school account
  • The microphone icon for Cortana has been updated
  • Time-based reminders can now be recurring every month or year
  • Improved reliability when using Cortana to receive incoming SMS messages over Bluetooth

Action center

  • When you receive a missed call notification, it will now show options to call back, text or remind yourself to do something at a later moment
  • You'll now get a notification welcoming you to Action center
  • Stylized buttons in notifications are now aligned to the right to match other dialogs

User Interface

  • The share icon in the Segoe MDL2 font has been updated

Microsoft Edge

Edge 40.15063

  • Edge now supports the EPUB file format
  • Icons of pages in the hub are now larger
  • You can now zoom into webpages up to 500% regardless of the meta viewport setting of that webpage
  • Apps for Websites will now work
  • You can now right-click on PDF documents and choose to show the toolbar
  • The PDF toolbar now shown an option to search in the document for words
  • The PDF toolbar has an updated design, altering the look of the pagination field
  • "Books" has been added as a new page in the Hub
  • You can now enable sites to open in apps if that is supported
  • You can now let Edge read books aloud to you
  • If you click on an image, you can now use Ctrl + Mouse wheel to zoom in the e-book viewer
  • Tabs will now show a book icon when reading a book
  • If a book is being read aloud, switching the page will now make the reader jump to that page
  • Edge will now remember your read aloud-settings for other books

EdgeHTML 15.15063

  • Partial support for Webkit-Text-Stroke and outline-offset
  • Partial support for WebRTC 1.0
  • Improved performance on websites that change a large number of HTML Elements by improving the spellchecker efficiency
  • H.264/AVC is now enabled by default for RTC
  • Support for CSS Custom Properties and CSP 2.0 (in development)
  • Improved support for WebRTC 1.0 and Service Workers (in development, behind flags)
  • General performance improvements
  • Changes to the network logic for Fetch algorithms in preparation for Service Worker Fetch interception (behind flags)
  • First stage of render refactor to broaden support for independent composition
  • Support for WebVR
  • Support for Content Security Policy 2
  • Preview support for Web Payments
  • Support for the Brotli compressed data format (on by default) as an HTTP content-encoding method
  • Updated the MS-prefixed FIDO 2.0 implementation to match the latest W3C Web Authentication specification
  • Partial support for CSS Custom Properties (aka CSS Variables)
  • Preliminary support for the IntersectionObserver API
  • Async/await is on by default
  • DOM performance improvements
  • When using emoji‚Äôs, Edge will now render them in full color by default
  • WebRTC 1.0 is now enabled by default
  • Re-deferral support
  • Chakra JIT is not out-of-process by default
  • Support for SharedArrayBuffer behind the Experimental JavaScript Features flag
  • Support for WebAssembly behind the Experimental JavaScript Features flag

about:flags

  • "Service Workers" has been added
  • "TCP Fast Open" has been added
  • You can now set the composition engine
  • "Enable New Editing Command Implementation" has been added
  • "Enable New Serialization for Clipboard Implementation" has been added
  • "Enable TSF 3D Implementation" has been added
  • "Disable navigator.pointerEnabled API" has been added
  • "Core platform support for Fetch abstraction" has been added
  • "Preliminary implementation of the Payment Request DOM API" has been added
  • "Support for the individual transform syntax for CSS transforms" has been added
  • "Allow independent rendering of HTML5 Video elements" has been added
  • "Enable individual transforms" has been added
  • "Enable Input Interleaved Tasks" has been added
  • "Allow background tabs to be put into a low power mode" has been added
  • "Enable experimental networking features" has been added
  • "Only execute timers once per second in nonvisible tabs to improve battery life" has been removed
  • "Use legacy setInterval behavior" has been removed
  • "Enable experimental H.264/AVC support" has been removed
  • "Enable Media Downloads over Fetch" has been added
  • "Enable CSS Downloads over Fetch" has been added
  • "Enable Web Authentication APIs for accessing scoped credentials" has been added

Settings

System

  • Storage Usage now shows icons for each type of file
  • Offline maps storage location has been moved from "Offline maps" to "Storage"
  • You can now manage notifications from the Settings app
  • Alarms from 3rd party alarm apps can now break through Quiet Hours
  • New rendering technology for content in UWP apps
  • OAuth is now supported for Yahoo Mail accounts

Devices

  • "Bluetooth" and "Connected Devices" has been merged into "Bluetooth & other devices"
  • Bluetooth audio devices can now be disconnected and reconnected

Network & Internet

  • Wi-Fi has been revamped, containing the same features as the PC version of the panel
  • Improved reliability in the VPN Settings page
  • You can now set a time for when the Wi-Fi connection on your device has to be turned on again in the new Wi-Fi page
  • The default setting for Wi-Fi to be turned on again is now "Manually" instead of "1 hour"
  • Improved UI and performance for the Data usage page
  • It's now easier to differentiate between cellular data on each SIM in a multi SIM device
  • "Wi-Fi Sense" and "Paid Wi-Fi Services" have been merged into the new "Wi-Fi Services" on the "Wi-Fi" page

Personalization

  • Sound settings will now show ringtones, alarms and notifications automatically when downloaded from OneDrive or copied from File Explorer into the Ringtones folder
  • You can now set Glance to be always on when the device is charging

Apps

  • Apps has been added as a new category
  • "Apps & features", "Default apps", "Offline maps" and "Apps for websites" have been moved from System to Apps
  • You can now reset apps

Accounts

  • You can now sync settings such as passwords, Wi-Fi profiles, Edge Favorites, Edge Reading List and app data with Azure Active Directory Identity
  • Logging in with Windows Hello will now work much faster
  • App corner has been removed

Time & language

  • "Switch back to letters after I type an emoticon" is now disabled by default

Ease of Access

  • You can now set audio to use mono

Update & security

  • You can now suspend updates for 35 days
  • Enterprises can now require SDs to be encrypted
  • You can now require Windows to warn you more often before rebooting to update

General

  • A sidebar is now shown offering help and links to related settings
  • When scrolling in Settings, the header will now stay visible on top

System

  • There is a new set of sounds to align with other editions of Windows
  • The "You need to fix your MSA" notification logic has been improved so new ones will no longer follow each other in quick succession
  • You can now uninstall a number of stock apps that previously did not support this
  • When your typed word is about to be corrected, the word you originally typed will now appear as the second option
  • You can now tap on words with a "-"-sign to remove them from your dictionary
  • The on-screen French keyboards have an updated punctuation rule for two-part punctuation marks, except for French (Canada)
  • This update is being rolled out with the Unified Update Platform
  • Windows will now no longer require you to go through another build when upgrading from a certain build
  • Behavior of the scrollbar has been improved for apps using the Creators Update SDK
  • Updated Bluetooth API with GATT Server, Bluetooth LE Peripheral role and unpaired Bluetooth LE device connectivity support

Accessibility

  • Improved XAML framework to make UWP apps work better in high contrast

Language

  • A number of improvements have been made to translations
  • Improved performance for English (India) text prediction
  • Improved translations for French (France and Canada) and Chinese
  • Latin-based languages now have an ellipsis child key when holding the period key on the touch keyboard

Apps

  • View 3D Preview has been added as a default app

Windows Store

  • You can now buy books through the Windows Store

Other features

  • The time-out for your phones screen and Continuum-screen can now be set separately
  • Narrator will now read the content of the page before the content on the bottom app bar if an app has one
  • It is no longer possible to disable an alarm on the lock screen
  • Alarms will now start at a higher volume level and ramp up from there
  • Apps can now request users to pin their primary tile
  • The rainbow flag icon has been added to the Transportation and weather sections in the keyboard

And further

  • Improved performance of loading long lists of photos in File Explorer when a device is connected to a PC
  • The rainbow flag emoji is now supported
  • Improved battery life when apps like OneDrive are running on the background
  • Improved reliability when handling malformed Gifs in XAML-based apps
  • Improved video playback when using Continuum with Miracast
  • Windows now identifies itself as version 1703

Windows 10 Mobile version 1709

Cortana + search

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

Settings

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

Accounts

  • 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

  • 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

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