Microsoft released today another cumulative patch (KB3176493) for Windows 10 version 1511. The update brings improvements and security fixes to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, graphics components, and many more.


Improved reliability by allowing more time for devices to recover from connected standby mode.

  • Addressed issue affecting some devices with Bitlocker enabled that didn’t start up to the BitLocker password entry screen.
  • Addressed issue with MouseUp and MouseDown events not working correctly when using a scroll bar in an Inline Frame (IFrame).
  • Addressed issue that delays the display of content when resizing the Internet Explorer 11 browser window.
  • Addressed issue with special keys and mouse clicks that don’t work on devices when Remote Assistance is in session.
  • Addressed issue with rendering multi-pixel points in Web Graphics Library (WebGL).
  • Addressed additional issues with certain devices that can’t transition from connected standby to sleep mode, updates not installing, and Internet Explorer 11.
  • Security updates to Internet Explorer 11, Microsoft Edge, Kernel Mode Drivers, Windows Authentication Methods, Microsoft Graphics Component, and Kernel Mode Blacklist.


It also addresses Windows vulnerabilities:

  • 3177356 MS16-095: Cumulative security update for Internet Explorer: August 9, 2016
  • 3177358 MS16-096: Cumulative security update for Microsoft Edge: August 9, 2016
  • 3177393 MS16-097: Security update for Microsoft graphics component: August 9, 2016
  • 3178466 MS16-098: Security update for kernel mode drivers: August 9, 2016
  • 3178465 MS16-101: Security update for Windows authentication methods: August 9, 2016
  • 3182248 MS16-102: Security update for Microsoft Windows PDF library: August 9, 2016
  • 3182332 MS16-103: Security update for ActiveSyncProvider: August 9, 2016


The build bumped to 10586.545. Head to Settings > Update and Security > Windows Update to download the update.

If you are having difficulty downloading the update through Windows Update or stuck in a certain percentage. In case you want to manually download the update, the direct links are provided below. Downloading the file manually is also useful for those who have multiple Windows 10 PC devices and have limited bandwidth.

The size of 32-bit and 64-bit versions are 502.3MB and 916.9MB respectively. Note that these updates are cumulative. Therefore, the packages contains all previously released fixes.



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