This week on Pureinfotech: Microsoft finally begins the gradual rollout of the Windows 10 May 2020 Update (version 2004) for everyone running version 1909 and 1903 (initially). You can learn about all the new features and changes in this comprehensive guide. In addition, this guide highlights the top new features.
Although the latest version is considered stable to install on your primary machine, the company warns about several known issues with version 2004 that can cause Blue Screen of Death (BSoD), problems with graphics cards and Bluetooth devices and more.
In addition to the new improvements, Windows 10 version 2004 is also removing and deprecating several features.
If you’re still deciding whether to install the May 2020 Update, you should read this article before proceeding.
Windows 10 build 19635 released in the Fast ring of the Windows Insider Program with several new fixes.
Microsoft announced the availability of the Windows Spellcheck experience on the Chromium project to improve spell checking on Microsoft Edge and Google Chrome.
In case you missed it, you can also download the pick of the week theme: Whales and Dolphins to refresh your desktop. Microsoft revealed the next four Xbox games that subscribers will be getting for free during the month of June as part of the Games with Gold program. Also, the Xbox One May 2020 Update began to roll out to consoles with minor improvements.
Tech tips roundup
This week, you also learned a number of tips to get the most out of Windows 10, including the steps to download the May 2020 Update using the Media Creation Tool or the ISO file directly from the Microsoft servers.
You now know the steps to use the Update Assistant to upgrade to Windows 10 version 2004.
If you’re not sure whether you’re running the latest version of Windows 10, you can use these steps check if the May 2020 Update is installed on your computer.
We also looked at the steps to enable the Windows Spellcheck on Google Chrome. The steps to install Visual Studio Code on Windows 10, and the instructions to remap a keyboard key or shortcut using PowerToys.
If you use the Windows Terminal app, you now know the steps to set an image as background to make the experience a little more personal.
If you’re having any tech problems, remember that you can submit your questions in the Pureinfotech forums.