Microsoft pushes out new security and privacy related updates for Windows 10

Microsoft's Windows 10 April 2018 Update rollout begins

On the Microsoft Answers forum, "Microsoft Agent" Lonnie_L posted an update explaining that the Windows 10 April Update isn't playing nice with Toshiba SSDs.

Just weeks after the rollout of the Windows 10 April 2018 Update, a number of bugs have been reported, most recently for devices with Toshiba solid state disk (SSD) drives, Windows said in a Community blog post.

As a result, Microsoft says it's working with Toshiba and hardware manufacturers to block devices running these SSDs from installing the April 2018 Update.

Microsoft is now working on a resolution that will allow the April 2018 Update on these devices in the near future.

As to the timeframe for a solution for these Toshiba SSDs, Microsoft believes that a fix will be ready in early June; so hopefully within a month.

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While we already covered some of the biggest stories from both the events, one bit that was missed and which would actually be a very useful feature for the end users is the availability of Windows 10 April 2018 Update's Nearby Share for Android and iOS, as well.

Users who have faced this issue and don't want to wait for the resolution can revert back to their previous version of Windows, Windows Latest noted.

Microsoft provides no further explanation on the update.

As a reminder, Windows Server 2019 will be the next release in Microsoft's new Next Long-Term Servicing Channel (LTSC), and this version of the server OS should be generally available in the second half of 2018.

You'll then need to block Windows Update so as to avoid getting the patches again.

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