Tech & Science Windows 10: Updates for insiders bring bug fixes and warnings about SSD failures

10:20  01 october  2020
10:20  01 october  2020 Source:   drwindows.de

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Updates are meant to be good things where they are expected to introduce improvements In fact, the latest update for Windows 10 has revealed a new bug that could be slowly destroying your SSD . Microsoft is said to be working on a fix for the bug and has rolled out a potential fix to Insiders , so

Windows 10 May 2020 Update , otherwise known as version 2004, was released in May with at least ten known issues. Microsoft is also expected to release these fixes for non- Insiders using Windows 10 May 2020 Update (version Microsoft fixes Windows 10 bug causing excessive SSD defragging.

Windows Insider Programm © Provided by Dr. Windows Windows Insider Program

On Wednesday evening, Microsoft published updates for the Insider in all channels and thus primarily fixed errors. For the insiders in the developer channel, the Build 20226 brought a new function: If the hardware monitoring detects signs of a possible failure of the SSD memory, Windows 10 displays a corresponding notification.

SSD Warnung in Windows 10 © Provided by Dr. Windows SSD warning in Windows 10

In the system settings under Storage, the potentially remaining "lifetime" is then even specified in relation to the previous period of use:

SSD Warnung in Windows 10 © Provided by Dr. Windows SSD warning in Windows 10

At least the user has time to look for a replacement or at least to check his backup concept. You know: data that has not been backed up is to be regarded as deleted.

There was only a small update for the insiders in the beta and release preview channel. The Build 19042.546 came as maintenance update KB4577063 and fixed an error in standby mode and in Microsoft Edge. It is still not clear when the autumn update will be released to the public as version 20H2.

Microsoft starts “forced upgrades” for Windows 10 version 1903 .
© DEFAULT_CREDIT Windows 10 19H1 May 2019 update (Image: ZDNet.de) users of the update published around 18 months ago will now automatically receive version 1909. Its version However, support ends in May 2021. Microsoft is already discontinuing support for Windows 10 version 1809. Since support for Windows 10 Version 1903 ends, Microsoft has started to automatically update these systems to a newer version .

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