Microsoft releases the final version of 'Windows 10 May 2020 Update' for testers

Microsoft has released the final version of the next major update for Windows 10 , the Windows 10 May 2020 Update (Build 19041.207). The update will be delivered to the general public and will be automatically updated from May 2020, but the final version of the build has already been delivered to testers participating in the Windows Insider Program .

Preparing to Release May 2020 Update | Windows Experience Blog

Microsoft releases final Windows 10 May 2020 Update to testers-The Verge

The Windows 10 May 2020 Update includes several improvements to Microsoft's voice recognition assistant, Cortana, and Windows Search. Cortana can be undocked from the task bar of Window 10, and a function to select 'speak to Cortana' or 'enter text' will also appear when searching. Cortana's interface has also been tweaked, with the ability to search for weather, news, today's appointments, new movies and more.

In addition, with Windows 10 May 2020 Update, ' Windows Subsystem for Linux (WSL)' which can use Linux from Windows 10 has been updated to 'Windows Subsystem for Linux 2'. By updating to Windows Subsystem for Linux 2, the performance of Linux running on Windows has been greatly improved. In addition, Microsoft has also promised to update the Linux kernel via Windows Update and will open source the WSL so that developers can write their own WSL kernels and contribute to the update.

The Windows 10 May 2020 Update warns that Windows Mixed Reality (MR) may not work properly for many users. Microsoft recommends against installing Windows 10 May 2020 Update via Windows Insider if you regularly use Windows MR. However, when the Windows 10 May 2020 Update is released for general users in May 2020, it will be delivered with a bug fixed.

Although the contents updated in Windows 10 May 2020 Update are quite minor, most of the updated points are summarized on the following page.

What's new in the Windows 10 Insider Preview Builds (20H1)-Windows Insider Program | Microsoft Docs

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