Microsoft launched a brand new “Redstone 4” construct of Windows 10 to Insider testers on the PC Fast and Skip Ahead rings on November 16.
This newest check construct, No. 17040, consists of extra fixes than new options. However, there are a number of minor characteristic updates in Build 17040, together with the power to regulate brightness of SDR content material on an HDR show; help for form writing with extensive contact keyboards; improved insertion gesture for including house between phrases/letters; and a brand new commit gesture for the handwriting panel.
There’s a prolonged listing of fixes within the weblog submit about this construct, plus updates round exercise historical past used for choose up the place you left off.
There are additionally a lot of recognized points on this construct that Microsoft lists in at the moment’s weblog submit. Microsoft warns some Tencent video games could trigger 64-bit PCs to inexperienced display; some Cortana notifications could not present up; and OneDrive Files on Demand coupled with third-party antivirus applications could obtain error messages.
Redstone four, the official identify of which Microsoft has but to share publicly, is anticipated to start to roll out to mainstream customers round April 2018. Microsoft additionally launched a brand new Redstone four/1803 check construct of Windows Server to Insider testers this week.