A new cumulative update is now available for computers running Windows 10 version 1903 and version 1909. You can get the patch via Windows Update, but Microsoft has also published the direct download links for Windows 10 KB4574727 offline installers.
Windows 10 KB4574727 is aimed at devices running version 1909 (November 2019 Update) and version 1903 (May 2019 Update). If you’ve Windows 10 version 2004 (Build 19041), you’ll be getting a different cumulative update that bumps your system to Build 19041.508.
If you’ve version 1909, Microsoft says you’ll get Windows 10 Build 18363.1016. On the other hand, if you’re still stuck on version 1903, the company said those users will get Windows 10 Build 18362.1016.
The cumulative update includes changes available in the previous optional update, which was released late last month. As a result, if you’ve optional patch installed, Build 18363.1016 / 18362.1016 would be a small download on your device.
Download Links for Windows 10 KB4574727
Windows 10 KB4574727 Direct Download Links: 64-bit and 32-bit (x86).
Windows 10 KB4574727 (Build 18363.1016) Full Changelog
Microsoft says it has fixed an issue where the touchscreen may not work properly if your device is connected to an external monitor. This bug causes a visual offset problem on modern devices when you edit a document or image with a pen or finger to appear in a different region.
Likewise, Microsoft has also applied a fix to improve the performance of apps, so that apps could launch faster.
Other key highlights of Windows 10 Build 18363.1016 (KB4574727) include:
- Fixes an issue where your hard drive may fill up with errors.
- Fixes an issue where Microsoft’s gaming services may not work.
- Fixes time zone information
- Fixes an issue that crashes the Settings page.
- Fixes an issue that may prevent you from unlocking your device when you leave a space before the username name.
Expanding the rollout of May 2020 Update
Following the release of September 2020 updates, Microsoft is also expected to expand the rollout of Windows 10 version 2004, otherwise known as May 2020 Updates.
Most issues in Windows 10 2004 are now marked as resolved and more users should begin to see the feature update in the next 48 hours.