X
CNET logo Why You Can Trust CNET

Our expert, award-winning staff selects the products we cover and rigorously researches and tests our top picks. If you buy through our links, we may get a commission. Reviews ethics statement

Windows 10 Insider preview build comes with laundry list of fixes

It includes fixes for printer errors, headphone problems and bugs in Outlook and Edge.

corinne-reichert-headshot
corinne-reichert-headshot
Corinne Reichert Senior Editor
Corinne Reichert (she/her) grew up in Sydney, Australia and moved to California in 2019. She holds degrees in law and communications, and currently writes news, analysis and features for CNET across the topics of electric vehicles, broadband networks, mobile devices, big tech, artificial intelligence, home technology and entertainment. In her spare time, she watches soccer games and F1 races, and goes to Disneyland as often as possible.
Expertise News, mobile, broadband, 5G, home tech, streaming services, entertainment, AI, policy, business, politics Credentials
  • I've been covering technology and mobile for 12 years, first as a telecommunications reporter and assistant editor at ZDNet in Australia, then as CNET's West Coast head of breaking news, and now in the Thought Leadership team.
Corinne Reichert
windows-10-cropped-for-promo.png
Microsoft

Microsoft released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 19042.487 (20H2) on Wednesday, and it came with a long, long list of fixes. It was released to Windows Insiders in the Beta Channel, and to commercial customers in the Beta Channel and Release Preview Channel.

The 72 fixes in the update range from tweaks to the Start menu and the taskbar to fixes for bugs in Outlook, Edge and ActiveX, as well as for printer errors, memory leaks, headphone problems, biometrics issues and bugs in the login screen, as reported earlier by CNET sister site ZDNet. You can check out the full list here.

Microsoft also released Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 20201 on Wednesday to Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel, including 15 fixes, such as for Easy Anti-Cheat failing to launch and HDR monitors appearing black when HDR was enabled.

You can sign up for the Windows Insider program here.