Windows 10 build 19628 download
DNS encryption

Windows 10 build 19628 releases in the Fast ring

Microsoft finally brings encryption for DNS queries in the latest preview of Windows 10 (build 19628).

Microsoft is now rolling out Windows 10 build 19628 for devices enrolled in the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program. This is the preview number 20 releasing to testers, and it’s a small update that introduces some new improvements.

Windows 10 build 19628, according to the software giant, brings support for DNS over HTTPS to encrypt the DNS queries made by the system, but it’s disabled by default and you need to enable it manually to opt in. In addition, this flight fixes problem that will make devices fail to update with error code 0xc0000409.

Build 19628 also ships with some known issues, including update process hanging for extended periods, problems with privacy settings not showing correctly, and taskbar preview thumbnails aren’t rendering consistently.

Microsoft is listing the complete set of improvements, fixes, and known issues for Windows 10 Insider Preview build 19628 at the Windows Blog.

Download Windows 10 build 19628

The preview is available immediately through the Fast ring. This preview build will download and install automatically on your computer, but you can always force the update from Settings Update & security > Windows Update, and clicking the Check for updates button.

You can learn more about all the changes available in the current development process of Windows 10 in this guide.