Microsoft releases a new cumulative update KB4346783 for Devices running Windows 10 April 2018 update version 1803 that focus entirely on non-security fixes. As security updates release on second Tuesday (Patch Tuesday update) of Every month. According to the Company Installing Update KB4346783 bumps the OS to Windows 10 build 17134.254, that include several quality improvements and overall system fixes such as addresses issues with input devices, Microsoft Edge, Device Guard, network printers, networking, and more.
KB4346783 Download Links for Windows 10
All compatible Devices Running Windows 10 version 1803 and connected to Microsoft server Automatically download and install the Update KB4346783 through Windows update. Or you can always force the update from Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update and click the Check for updates button.
Also, you can download the Update KB4346783 standalone package from Microsoft Catalog blog or using links below to perform the offline installation on multiple devices. Here are direct download links for the update,
Windows 10 build 17134.254 Changelog
Microsoft has announced KB4346783 in the Windows support site, referred as “August 30, 2018—KB4346783 (OS Build 17134.254)” That applicable on device running Windows 10 version 1803 and this update will address below problems:
“This cumulative update addresses an issue that prevents printing on a 64-bit OS when 32-bit applications impersonate other users (typically by calling LogonUser). This issue occurs after installing monthly updates starting with KB4034681, released in August 2017,”
To resolve the issue for the affected applications, install this update, and then do one of the following:
- Use Microsoft Application Compatibility Toolkit to globally enable the
Splwow64Compat App Compat Shim
- Use the following registry setting, and then restart the 32-bit application:
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Control\Print Setting: Splwow64Compat, then type: DWORD and Value1: 1.
Also addressed issues with Microsoft Foundation Class that may cause it to flicker. The update also comes with a fix for an issue where touch and mouse events were handled differently in apps that uses (WPF). and Resolved an issue where Microsoft Edge or other UWP Applications can’t perform authentication when the private key is stored on a TPM 2.0 device.
Here the entire changelog explained on Microsoft blog.
- Addresses an issue in Microsoft Foundation Class applications that may cause applications to flicker.
- Addresses an issue where touch and mouse events were handled differently in Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) applications that have a transparent overlay window.
- Addresses a reliability issue in applications that have extensive window nesting.
- Addresses an issue in the Universal CRT that sometimes causes the AMD64 FMOD to return an incorrect result when given very large inputs.
- Addresses an issue in the Universal CRT that causes the _get_pgmptr() function to return an empty string.
- Addresses an issue in the Universal CRT that causes isprint() to return TRUE for a tab when using the C locale.
- Addresses an issue where Microsoft Edge or other UWP applications can’t perform client authentication when the private key is stored on a TPM 2.0 device.
- Addresses an issue that causes computer certificate enrollment or renewal to fail with an “Access denied” error after installing the April 2018 update. This issue occurs when the registry process has a lower process ID (PID) than all other processes except SYSTEM.
- Addresses an issue that, in some cases, failed to clear decrypted data from memory after a CAPI decryption operation was completed.
- Addresses an issue that prevented the Device Guard PackageInspector.exe application from including all the files needed for an application to run correctly once the Code Integrity policy was completed.
- Addresses an issue where not all network printers are connected after a user signs in. The HKEY_USERS\User\Printers\Connections key shows the correct network printers for the affected user; however, the missing list for network printers from this registry key isn’t populated in any app, including Microsoft Notepad, or in Devices and Printers. Printers may disappear or stop functioning.