Microsoft released Windows 10 Preview Build 17763 (rs5_release) for Insiders in the Fast Ring that completely focuses entirely on fixing bugs as Redstone 5 build (also known as Windows 10 October 2018 update version 1809) almost ready for RTM release and for public release this month or September first week.
According to the Microsoft blog, the latest RS5 Build 17763 fixes problems with Microsoft Edge, Bluetooth audio devices, battery usage, PowerShell, and it resolves issue resulting in display scaling factors not being applied correctly when viewing a full-screen remote desktop window. Along with this minor bug fixes the latest build contains 2 known issues
“With the latest Redstone 5 Build 17763 Task Manager no longer reports the correct CPU usage and has display issues regarding the expand arrows for background processes”.
What’s new on Windows 10 Build 17763?
- The build watermark at the lower right-hand corner of the desktop is no longer present in this build. This doesn’t mean we’re done…
- fixed an issue where touching a Flash element in Microsoft Edge with two or more fingers could result in the tab crashing.
- We fixed an issue where thumbnails and icons might not be rendered if there were any video files saved to the desktop.
- We fixed an issue where certain Bluetooth audio devices wouldn’t play sound in apps that also used the microphone.
- We fixed an issue resulting in an unexpectedly increased use of battery recently when using certain apps like OneNote.
- We fixed an issue in PowerShell where it wasn’t displaying characters correctly in Japanese.
- We fixed an issue resulting in display scaling factors not being applied correctly (so the UI was smaller than expected) when viewing a full screen remote desktop window on a monitor set to certain display scalings.
Download Windows 10 Build 17763
The latest RS5 build 17763 immediately available through Windows update for Devices enrolled for Fast ring Insider. And the preview build will download and install automatically on your device. Also, you can manually check and install the latest Preview build from Settings > Update & security > Windows Update and click the Check for updates button.
Note: The build is a preview build of the next big update “Redstone 5” scheduled to be finalized in September and it would begin rolling out to the general public in the first or second week of October 2018.