There is little chance that you will still be running the latest version of Windows 10, version 1903. And according to current data, around 30% of Windows 10 users are still at version 1809, also known as the October 2018 update.  Microsoft released a massive cumulative update for 30% of users with version 1809 last night, which contains numerous fixes for the operating system. The new update KB4505658 raises the build number to 17763.652. In addition to the usual security patches, the update introduces some fixes that affect ordinary users, including:
- Updated a problem that may cause Internet Explorer to stop working when you drag a tab to create a new window.
- Updates An issue that prevents newly installed or updated applications from appearing in the Windows search results.
- Updated a problem that prevents the Save and Save As options from working in Microsoft Office 2010 applications when the High Contrast mode is enabled.
- Updated a problem This prevents a device from recognizing a Microsoft account until you log out and log in again.
- Updated an issue that affects applications that manage files, folders, and device settings.
- Improves compatibility with the Window-Eyes screen reader application
- Updated a problem to keep app permission settings from resetting your device.
- Improves reliability when upgrading from Windows 10, version 1703.
The full change history for the update can be found here. There you will find all the minor fixes included in this update. Interestingly enough, Microsoft has not released a cumulative update for Windows 10, version 1903. This is probably because Microsoft has no strict rules for such cumulative updates. The company has released more than one cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1903 and other older versions in recent months. So do not be shocked when a new update for version 1903 hits the market next week.
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