As we expected, the most awaited Windows 10 build 10041 updates for Windows insiders going to pop out on your computers from Today. Next to the January update from Microsoft, Windows 10 build 10041 released to the fast ring users after two months delay.
What is new in Windows 10 build 10041 fast ring update?
Transparent Start menu and Start screen:
As the rumours say, this build comes with the transparent Start menu and Start screen. Therefore, moving now, you can access the transparent start screen and start menu on your Windows 10 build 10041 updated systems.
In addition to the transparency update, hereafter you can also drag and drop apps to pin from apps list and most used apps sections.
Fast access to Task view multi-desktop:
The Redmond also made a candy to the virtual desktops users. The task views enhanced by the numerous improvements. Now you can drag and drop any active Windows to multiple desktop views. You have to drag and drop your desired windows to ‘plus’ signed symbol that is located at the multiple desktop docks to enable multi-desktop.
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New lock screen on Windows 10:
A completely revamped lock screen has been debut at Windows 10 Build 10041 for Windows insiders update. Microsoft also quoted that this lock screen is not the final one and the completely revamped lock screen will be available at further build upgrades.
Other features of the build 10041:
New Windows keyboard shortcuts have been included on the Windows 10 build 10041 to increase the productivity of the enterprise and power users. Besides that rumour says, plenty of shortcuts will appear on next build releases.
The Redmond also included a quick access fly-out menu to Wireless networks to enable/ join/ switch networks. Cortana for Window 10 now supports countries like Germany, Italy, Spain, China, France, and the United Kingdom.
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There was also a pleasant update available for the photographers. Now the inbuilt photo app supports RAW image files from many more camera models.
More Than that, you can also experience the new icon sets and flat design for the drive properties screen as well.
How to update to Windows 10 Build 10041:
The current build is available through the inbuilt Windows update centre and only available for the fast ring users only. If you want to try to Windows 10 Build 10041, and you are slow ring user, you have to switch over to fast ring.
To make yourself enrol to fast ring community, just go to Update and Recovery Options > Preview build. From there you can able to switch over from the slow ring to fast ring or vice versa.
If you still want to be a slow ring user, you have to wait some more weeks to have the final build. Microsoft also promised and decided to release new builds on a monthly basis to all users.
What are the bugs on Windows 10 Build 10041?
By installing Windows 10 build 10041, sometimes, you can experience the invisibility of username and password boxes on the logon screen.
There also some credentialing issues with the in-built apps such as Store Beta, Mail, Calendar, and people app. Some while, you can experience an app crash on usage.
What can we expect on next Windows 10 preview build?
Though the current Windows 10 build 10041 disappointed the users with the absence of Spartan browser, we can expect the Spartan browser very soon on the upcoming build. Therefore, the current build users only are the last users of Internet Explorer.
Microsoft also plans to bring changes in the trackpad usages. The Redmond also planned to enable two to four finger gestures on the trackpad for smooth PC usage.
Updated on 03/25/2015.
Windows 10 Build 10041 official ISO download for slow rings:
As we said earlier, Today Microsoft released the official Windows 10 Build ISO. The slow ring users also now can able to update their existing build by checking on update center. Comparing to the fast users build, this update brings up with the fewer bugs.
Have you planned to clean install your Computer with the build 10041, this is the time to upgrade. You can download official build at the below links.