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After a month of bugs, the Windows 10 October 2018 Update is finally here

1 month ago   |   By Digital Trends

After more thoroughly investigating and resolving all bugs and related issues, Microsoft is announcing the Windows 10 October 2018 is again rolling out to consumers starting today, November 13.
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Microsoft takes second swing at Windows 10 1809, re-issues troubled upgrade

Microsoft takes second swing at Windows 10 1809, re-issues troubled upgrade

1 month ago   |   By Computerworld

After a 38-day delay, Microsoft today re-released its fall operating system feature upgrade, the Windows 10 October 2018 Update. The more-than-a-month delay had no precedent in Windows 10, something Microsoft acknowledged. And it lasted significantly longer than instances in earlier editions when updates, security fixes for the most part, had to be pulled and then later re-released. [ Further reading: How to handle Windows 10 updates ]
"Based on data, today we are beginning the re-release of the October Update by making it available via media and to advanced users who seek to manually...
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Microsoft Finally Re-releases Windows 10 October Update: What to Do

1 month ago   |   By Laptop Mag

More than a month after pulling the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, build 1809, Microsoft is re-releasing it to the general public. This re-release follows incidents that Michael Fortin, a corporate v...
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Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update

Here we go again: Microsoft re-releases Windows 10 October 2018 Update

1 month ago   |   By Pocket-lint

Microsoft is re-releasing its Windows 10 October 2018 Update. But only a small number of users can install it at launch. The company originally released the major software update to Windows 10 this past October, but bugs forced Microsoft to pull it offline shortly after. Several Windows 10 users had reported missing files after the update was installed - even though Microsoft had re-released the update to beta testers beforehand and had received feedback from them. Now, more than a month after being pulled, the update is generally available. “In addition to extensive internal validation...
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Windows 10 October 2018 Update rolls out again after begin pulled last month

Windows 10 October 2018 Update rolls out again after begin pulled last month

1 month ago   |   By TheBoyGeniusReport

Shortly after Microsoft rolled out the Windows 10 October 2018 Update at the beginning of October, it was forced to pull the update when users began complaining about losing important files after updating. Ironically, the rollout of the update has now resumed, nearly two weeks into November. In a blog post regarding the rollout , Microsoft revealed it has since "thoroughly investigated and and resolved" any issues from the initial launch.
"In addition to extensive internal validation, we have taken time to closely monitor feedback and diagnostic data from our Windows Insiders and from the...
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Windows 10 October 2018 update re-released as Microsoft promises big changes

Windows 10 October 2018 update re-released as Microsoft promises big changes

1 month ago   |   By SlashGear

Microsoft is re-releasing its Windows 10 October 2018 update for all users following the limited rollout to Windows Insiders last month. The re-release fixes what Microsoft calls a “small but serious” problem that had resulted in some users losing files after updating their system. Last month, the company detailed the source of that problem and now it is back with...
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Microsoft re-releases the Windows 10 October 2018 Update

1 month ago   |   By Liliputing

The Windows 10 October 2018 Update is designed to bring new features to PC users including a Cloud Clipboard, the ability to name folders in the Start Menu, and new cross-device features for folks that want to use Microsoft services on both their phone and their PC. But after beginning to roll out...
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Microsoft resumes Windows 10 October 2018 Update after it was paused - CNET

1 month ago   |   By CNET

Microsoft had to pull the update after some users reported files getting deleted.
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Update to iOS version of Microsoft Edge browser app adds support for desktop versions of mobile sites

Update to iOS version of Microsoft Edge browser app adds support for desktop versions of mobile sites

1 month ago   |   By Phone Arena

If you've been following the daily happenings in the smartphone world for a while, you might remember when the gold standard for a mobile browser was its ability to pull up the desktop version of The New York Times website. After all, Apple featured the desktop version of the newspaper when it started promoting the full http mobile Safari browser on the Apple iPhone.
As years passed, it turned out that mobile websites carried enough information so that smartphone users didn't have to switch to the desktop version of a web page to get the information they were seeking. ...
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Windows 10 version 1809 re-released. Pro tip: Wait

1 month ago   |   By Computerworld

It's been an interesting morning, in an ancient Chinese curse kind of way. First we saw an official announcement that Windows Server 2019 was released. (Server 2019 is based on the Win10 1809 platform.) Only one problem: The bits weren't available as advertised, and then the page was pulled. [ Related: Windows 10 October 2018 Update: Key enterprise features ]
Then came an announcement that Microsoft is re-releasing Win10 version 1809 today. The bits finally arrived, sooner or later, accompanied by a lengthy explanation from Microsoft Vice President Michael Fortin of the burdens Microsoft...
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Microsoft explains why the October 2018 issue should never have happened

1 month ago   |   By WMPoweruser

After the disastrous initial roll-out of the Windows 10 October 2018 Update Microsoft is trying again today, and in a blog post, they explained their approach to releasing high-quality Windows 10 updates. Calling last month's problems “small but serious”, Microsoft said the issue belied a trend of quality improvements with each successive Windows 10 release. Michael...
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Microsoft Re-releasing Windows 10 October Update (1809) Today

1 month ago   |   By Tom's Hardware

More than a month after pulling the Windows 10 October Update, build 1809, Microsoft is re-releasing it to the general public.
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Microsoft re-releases Windows Server 2019

1 month ago   |   By ZDnet

Microsoft is starting up again its rollout of its Windows 10 1809/Windows Server 2019 feature releases on November 13. Here's what is - and isn't - happening starting today.
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A month after a botched debut that deleted people's files, the next big Windows update is finally starting to roll out

A month after a botched debut that deleted people's files, the next big Windows update is finally starting to roll out

1 month ago   |   By Business Insider

Microsoft is resuming the rollout of the October 2018 Update to Windows 10 today.
The update originally came out in October , but Microsoft stopped the rollout after some users said that it was wiping their personal files.
The update is now available again to early adopters who are willing to manually install it, but generally speaking, Microsoft is proceeding with caution.
It brings new features to Windows 10, chief among them a new integration with Android phones.
The October 2018 Update, which brings an armload of new features to Windows 10, is finally starting to roll out to users...
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Microsoft re-releases the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, admitting its testing needs to improve

Microsoft re-releases the Windows 10 October 2018 Update, admitting its testing needs to improve

1 month ago   |   By PC World

Microsoft said Tuesday that it's begun slowly releasing the postponed Windows 10 October 2018 Update once again to the general public, having put in place additional “signals” that will allow users to flag instances where data loss might occur. Not everyone will receive the Windows 10 October 2018 Update , a minor release which was scheduled to begin shipping October 2. Since then, 5.9 million people have downloaded it, according to Microsoft. Microsoft will roll out the update, also known as version 1809, very slowly to its remaining customers. Users will first have to request the update...
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Microsoft rolls out new cumulative updates for various versions of Windows 10

1 month ago   |   By WMPoweruser

Microsoft today rolled out cumulative updates for various Windows 10 versions. These updates are available for Windows 10 users running versions 1809, 1703, and Windows 10 initial version. Find the change log below. KB4464455 for Windows 10, version 1809: Addresses an issue that incorrectly implies that user policies have not been applied after...
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