Microsoft Updates the Shipping Versions of Windows 10

Posted on December 13, 2016 by Paul Thurrott in Windows 10 with 10 Comments

Microsoft Updates the Shipping Versions of Windows 10

It’s Patch Tuesday, so Microsoft has issued new cumulative updates for all shipping versions of Windows 10.

As always, there are no new features, but there are a number of fixes, which naturally vary by version. Check Windows Update to see what’s waiting for you.

Here’s what’s new for Windows 10 version 1607:

December 13, 2016 — KB3206632 (OS Build 14393.576)

Improvements and fixes

This security update includes these additional improvements and fixes. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:

  • Improved reliability of Security Support Provider Interface.
  • Addressed a service crash in CDPSVC that in some situations could lead to the machine not being able to acquire an IP address.
  • Addressed issue where a Catalog-signed module installation does not work on Nano Server.
  • Addressed issue with Devices left with Hello on for an excessive amount of time will not go into power savings mode.
  • Addressed issue with gl_pointSize to not work properly when used with drawElements method in Internet Explorer 11.
  • Addressed issue where Azure Active Directory-joined machines after upgrading to Windows 10 Version 1607 cannot sync with Exchange.
  • Addressed additional issues with app compatibility, updated time zone information, Internet Explorer.
  • Security updates to Microsoft Edge, Internet Explorer, Microsoft Uniscribe, Common Log File System Driver.


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Comments (10)

10 responses to “Microsoft Updates the Shipping Versions of Windows 10”

  1. 1321

    This looks like it fixes the horrible no valid IP configuration bug that many people have been experiencing since last week, phew.

  2. 229

    Nice. Been sitting at 95% downloaded for about an hour (And no, it's not an internet connection issue.). Almost every update from MS tales a very long time to download - why? My Mac was also updated today - in a timely fashion, just saying.

  3. 5554

    Annnnnd Microsoft has managed to break DHCP in this update.    Nice job.

    Boy that community testing is sure working out.  Maybe they shouldn't have layed off the entire QA department?

  4. 8850

    Yes got this update through this morning and it did seem to take quite some time to download then install. Any improvements fixes are always welcome. Believe it or not but there is still a lot of users out there using IE11 as their primary browser despite the obvious security flaws etc.  People, microsoft edge has matured nicely and is a secure up-to-date browser. Shakes head.

  5. 5781

    It is more than 2 hours and it is at 95%...... Seriously something looks wrong :)