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Microsoft makes improvements to Windows 10 v1809 and Windows Server 2019

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In the latest build version of Windows 10 (build 17763.292), Microsoft has made some quality improvements and fixes, including addressing the issue that could cause Microsoft Edge to stop working with certain display drivers.

There were a number of issues with the current operating system (OS) which could affect the quality and performance of the services included in Windows 10. The improvements that Microsoft recently announced are applicable to Windows 10 version 1809, and all versions of Windows Server 2019.

Among the significant updates, Microsoft has addressed an issue in Windows Server 2019 that causes a Hyper-V virtual machine (VM) to remain at the bootloader screen for OS selection while restarting the VM. There was another issue in Windows Server 2019 that could break connectivity on guest VMs when apps inject the low-resource flag on packets.

The Windows 10 OS had a number of bugs, including one that allowed users to uninstall apps from Start menu even when the ‘Prevent users from uninstalling applications from Start menu’ group policy was set.

A compatibility issue with AMD R600 and R700 display chipsets has been fixed, along with the audio compatibility issue users faced while playing newer games with 3D Spatial Audio mode enabled through multichannel audio devices or Windows Sonic for Headphones.

The tech giant is focusing on improving Windows 10 in every possible way, and adding several new features to make all the users of desktop devices shift to Windows 10. As part of its efforts to modernize desktop experience, it recently announced end of support for Windows 7 operating system next year.

Windows 10 was launched three and half years ago. Till December 2018, Windows 7 was the most popular operating system for desktop devices. Windows 10 has surpassed the dominance of Windows 7 this month. According to a report by web analytics firm Net Market Share, Windows 10 is currently holding 39.22% market share across desktop/laptop devices, whereas, Windows 7 accounts for 36.9% market share.

Also read: Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18309 rolls out with password-less experiences and more

Full list of improvements in OS Build 17763.292 is available here.

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