Microsoft have released an update for the production version Windows 10. The update is KB4015438 and it takes the build number to 14393.969 replacing last week’s update. It’s surprising to see an update today as its not patch Tuesday so Microsoft must have decided the fixes warranted an quick release. The changes include fixes for DVD playback and a network fix.
Here any the changes from Microsoft:
This update includes quality improvements. No new operating system features are being introduced in this update. Key changes include:
- Addressed a known issue with KB4013429 that caused Windows DVD Player (and 3rd party apps that use Microsoft MPEG-2 handling libraries) to crash.
- Addressed a known issue with KB4013429, that some customers using Windows Server 2016 and Windows 10 1607 Client with Switch Embedded Teaming (SET) enabled might experience a deadlock or when changing the physical adapter’s link speed property. This issue is most commonly seen as a DPC_WATCHDOG_VIOLATION or when verifier is enabled a VRF_STACKPTR_ERROR is seen in the Memory dump.
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