Windows 10 Insider build 18980 released for 20H1 Fast Ring including lots of changes and improvements

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The latest compilation of Windows 10 Insider for the fast ring 20H1, which is expected for general launch early next year, is available, along with a full release of the new Cortana application and improvements For WSL, there are a number of changes, improvements and corrections, along with a list of known issues. This time, Outlook is getting some love, with an update lock for users of some versions of Outlook that are deleted. These users could not access the latest version 20H1, but the lock is gone. This compilation also solves an Outlook problem in which the program would not start if you clicked on an incoming email notification.

In addition, Microsoft is taking note of the fact that MS Paint and WordPad are now optional features, and can uninstall and / or reinstall them through optional features in the configuration. The configuration also received some performance improvements for the Applications and Features page, and since the Ease of Access configuration no longer roams the synchronization configuration, the option to activate it in Settings> Accounts> Synchronize your configuration has been removed.

Here is the complete list of changes, improvements and corrections:

  • There was an update lock on the previous flight to ensure that Insiders with certain versions of Outlook were not affected by a construction problem, which It resulted in some of them not finding the build when they looked for updates last week. This was eliminated with this flight.
  • Fixed a deadlock in netprofmsvc.dll that was occurring in recent versions. Symptoms for those affected included the update of the compilation freeze to 98% or (if it could update) several aspects of the system that freezes unexpectedly and stops responding.
  • We have done some work to help solve a problem where Outlook would not start if I clicked on an incoming email notification.
  • We solved a problem that affected the reliability of the touch keyboard in recent versions.
  • We solved a problem that affected the reliability of WIN + (Period).
  • the decision to return to the commercial compilation version of the Korean IME as we work to address the comments that Insiders shared with us about the updated IME experience.
  • We solved a problem that affected the reliability of screen clipping on the last flights.
  • Fixed an issue that could cause the acrylic login screen on the previous flight sometimes to show unexpectedly squares around the elements of the user interface. and blank when you right-clicked in Task View.
  • We fixed an issue where removable devices were erroneously labeled as HDD in the Performance tab of Task Manager. They will now be labeled as removable.
  • As some experts have noted, to give you the option to save disk space if necessary, we have converted MS Paint and WordPad into optional features. You can choose to uninstall or reinstall them through Optional Features in Settings.
  • We have made some adjustments to help improve the performance of the Applications and features page in Settings when searching.
  • We solve a problem that could cause The configuration is blocked when updating the image of your account.
  • Ease of access configuration no longer participates in configuration synchronization (roaming). Consequently, we have now eliminated the Alternate Access Ease in Configuration > Accounts > Synchronize your configuration .
  • Magnifying glass reading now works best in applications such as Google Chrome and Firefox.
  • The magnifying glass reading no longer clicks on the application when using the "Read from here" button or the keyboard shortcut Ctrl + Alt + left mouse click.
  • We solved a problem where the text cursor indicator was not displayed when switching between languages ​​from left to right and from right to left.
  • We solved a problem where the text cursor indicator sometimes appeared in read-only areas of the screen.
  • We solved a problem where the text the cursor indicator would appear on the Start menu instead of remaining in the Search edit box after typing text in the Search edit box.
  • The ability to read the window title with Narrator was improved while reading messages in Outlook.
  • Improved automatic reading in Ou look with Narrator to make it more reliable.
  • Made changes to more reliably read message headers using Narrator while reading when using the Shift + Tab command while in Scan Mode.
  • Improves Narrator verbosity when reading lists in level one verbosity.
  • We solved a problem whereby an editing field in some web pages was not updated correctly in a braille screen configured when editing the content.
  • We solve a problem whereby certain Local Experience Packages (LXP) can return to English.
  • We solved a problem that caused certain Wi-Fi adapters to not load (code error 10) after upgrading from an earlier version of Windows and needed to be disabled and reactivated for it to work. [19659031] The list of known issues looks very familiar in this compilation, with problems still for the cloud download option Reset this PC, anti-cheat software and the like. Here is the complete list:

    • The Reset this PC cloud option is not calculating the correct amount of space you need to free if you do not have enough disk space to continue. To solve this problem until the solution is available, release an additional 5 GB more than requested.
    • The Reset this PC cloud option is not currently working when specific optional features are installed. The process will begin, but an error will occur and the changes will be reversed. To solve this problem, remove the optional features before trying the cloud download option. We will inform you once this problem has been resolved. Optional features are: EMS and SAC Toolset for Windows 10, IrDA infrared, Print Management Console, RAS Connection Manager Administration Kit (CMAK), RIP Listener, all RSAT tools, Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP), Windows Fax and Scan, Windows Storage management, wireless display and SNMP WI provider.
    • There has been a problem with previous versions of anti-cheat software used with games where after upgrading to the latest 19H1 compilations Insider Preview can cause PCs to experience failures. We are working with partners to update their software with a solution, and most games have released patches to prevent PCs from experiencing this problem. To minimize the possibility of encountering this problem, make sure you are running the latest version of your games before attempting to update the operating system. We are also working with game developers and anti-cheats to solve similar problems that may arise with the 20H1 Insider Preview versions and we will work to minimize the likelihood of these problems in the future.
    • Some Realtek SD card readers do not work properly. We are investigating the problem.
    • We are investigating a problem in which, after upgrading to this compilation, adding a new language pack reports a successful installation but is not installed.
    • Certain 2D applications (such as Feedback Hub, Microsoft Store, 3D Viewer) are incorrectly treated as protected content within Windows Mixed Reality. During video capture, these 2D applications block the recording of your content.
    • When capturing a playback video while an error is presented through the Feedback Hub in Windows Mixed Reality, you cannot select Stop Video, due to the protected content problem mentioned above. If you want to send a playback video, you must wait 5 minutes for the recording time to run out. If you want to archive the error without a playback video, you can close the Comment Center window to end the recording and resume the file when you reopen the application in Comments> Drafts.

    That's all for changes and known issues with this build. If you're in the Windows Insider Quick Ring, download it now!

    Additional reading: 20H1, build 18980, Fast Ring, Windows 10, Windows Insider

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