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Direct Download links for KB4073290 is now available for all Windows 10 Fall Creators Update devices. Windows 10 Build 16299.194 is an important update for AMD PCs as it finally fixes the vulnerabilities and boot issues experienced by some users. Windows 10 KB4056892 offline installer can be also downloaded from Microsoft’s official website.

Microsoft, Google and Apple were quick to respond and patch their systems. The updates for Windows 10, 8.1 and 7 were causing more harm than good as the AMD powered PCs were not booting properly. It’s worth noting that only older AMD based PCs with Athlon processors failed to boot after patching Meltdown and Spectre.

Today, you can download Windows 10 Build 16299.194 on both Intel and AMD powered PCs, it’s worth noting that the boot issues have been fixed. To update your system, you need to open Settings and navigate to Update & Security -> Windows Update and finally tap on Check for updates option.

KB4073290 Download Links for Windows 10

Windows 10 KB4073290 Direct Download Links: 64-bit (x64), 32-bit (x86).

KB4073290 Windows 10 16299.194 Full Changelog

Microsoft is apparently not adding any new features to the operating system with today’s update. It only includes fixes for devices getting in unbootable states. We assume that the update also fixes some bugs.

If your PC is stuck on BSOD screen or in an unbootable state, you can follow our tutorial or try to clean install Windows 10 and then update the system to Build 16299.194.