13 January 2016

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Download Windows 10 build 10586.63 available for non-insiders

Download Windows 10 build 10586.63 available for non-insiders

Windows 10 PC and tablet users who are not part of the Windows Insider program are now able to download the 10586.63 build of the OS via Windows Update.

Windows Insiders are currently on build 11082, which was released on December 16 and is part of the forthcoming Redstone line. Those users will not see any update, but may have patches available too.

Download Cumulative Update for Windows 10: January 12, 2016

This security update for Windows 10 includes improvements in the functionality of Windows 10 and resolves the following vulnerabilities in Windows:

3124605 MS16-008: Security Update for Windows kernel to address elevation of privilege: January 12, 2016

3124901 MS16-007: Security Update for Windows to address remote code execution: January 12, 2016

3124584 MS16-005: Security Update for Windows kernel-mode drivers to address remote code execution: January 12, 2016

3124904 MS16-002: Cumulative security update for Microsoft Edge: January 12, 2016

3124275 MS16-001: Security update for Internet Explorer: January 12, 2016

3118753 Microsoft security advisory: Updates for ActiveX kill bits: January 12, 2016

Windows 10 updates are cumulative. Therefore, this package contains all previously released fixes. If you have installed previous updates, only the new fixes that are contained in this package will be downloaded and installed to your computer.

Known issue in this update
Customers running Windows 10 or Windows 10 Version 1511 who have Citrix XenDesktop installed will not be offered the update. Because of a Citrix issue with the XenDesktop software, users who install the update will be prevented from logging on. To stay protected, Microsoft recommends uninstalling the incompatible software and installing this update. Customers should contact Citrix for more information and help with this XenDesktop software issue.

How to download this update?

If you install a language pack after you install this update, you must reinstall this update. Therefore, we recommend that you install any language packs that you need before you install this update.

Method 1: Windows Update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically.
Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

There are no prerequisites for installing this update.
Restart information

You have to restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement information

This update replaces the previously released update 3116869.

Below update is available for the windows 10 insiders also
Download Windows Malicious Software Removal Tool for Windows Insider Preview and Server Technical Preview x64 - January 2016 (KB890830)
After the download, this tool runs one time to check your computer for infection by specific, prevalent malicious software (including Blaster, Sasser, and Mydoom) and helps remove any infection that is found. If an infection is found, the tool will display a status report the next time that you start your computer. A new version of the tool will be offered every month. If you want to manually run the tool on your computer, you can download a copy from the Microsoft Download Center, or you can run an online version from microsoft.com. This tool is not a replacement for an antivirus product.

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