Microsoft stamps October's Windows 10 feature upgrade as enterprise-worthy

It is important to note that computer's with AMD processors will have this preview build blocked due to the Spectre & Meltdown security update rollout as explained in this support article.

New reading experience for EPUB, PDF, and Reading View: We've overhauled the look and feel of the reading and Books experiences in Microsoft Edge, bringing a new, consistent, more powerful experience across all your documents, whether they're EPUB or PDF books, documents, or web pages in Reading View.

Microsoft appears to be picking up the pace when it comes to releasing new versions of Windows 10 to the public.

Use Extensions when InPrivate: We've heard your feedback and have added the ability to load extensions when Microsoft Edge is in an InPrivate window. "We're pleased to announce that the Fall Creators Update was the fastest Windows 10 release to reach 100mn devices, all while achieving higher customer satisfaction ratings compared to prior updates", Cable added. If you found this feature too flaky before, Microsoft is urging you to try it again in this new build. Today the company has introduced a long list of new features especially for its default web browser Microsoft Edge along with improvements to Settings, Camera App, Quiet Hours and more.

Windows 10 Pro- and Windows 10 Enterprise-powered systems that rely on the consumer-grade Windows Update for servicing will be automatically offered 1709 beginning Jan. 18.

Microsoft today released a new Windows 10 Insider Preview build 17074 for PC users on Fast and Skip Ahead Ring. All cards linked to your Microsoft Account are also made available for automatically filling card information. Now, in addition to refreshing your library or pinning books to your Start menu, you can see recommendations for new books (when your library is empty) or filter expired rentals from the current library view. A new Book icon and title is shown while reading a book instead of the earlier URI for a clear view.

Microsoft releases new versions of Windows in phases.

Firms that want to update to the build, version 1709, can receive it from the week of January 22nd, when it will be available from Windows Update, Windows Update for Business, WSUS and the Volume Licensing Service Center.

Find the full change log below. To enable automatic updates, go to Windows Update Advanced options Choose how updates are installed to make sure they are turned on for you. If you've already scheduled an installation date and time, the update will install automatically at your specified time.

Autofill cards on web forms: Microsoft Edge can now save and automatically fill your card information on payment web forms. If you haven't yet updated, simply click the Update Now button on the Software Download Site to manually update your device. It's now possible to enjoy ebooks or Reading View pages in full-screen, too. You can also update your device or personalize your settings including your active hours, restart options and other advanced options in the Windows Update settings menu.

Variable Fonts: Microsoft Edge now supports CSS extensions for OpenType Font Variations, which allows single "variable" font files to behave like multiple fonts, with a range of weight, width, or other attributes.

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