Compatibility update for installing and recovering Windows 10, version 2004: September 8, 2020

Applies to: Windows 10, version 2004, all editions


This update makes improvements to ease the installation and recovery experience for Windows 10, version 2004.

How to get this update

This update is available through Windows Update. It will be downloaded and installed automatically.


There are no prerequisites to apply this update. 

Restart information 

You don't have to restart your computer after you apply this update.  

Update replacement information 

This update does not replace any previously released update.

File Information

File verification

File attributes

The English (United States) version of this software update installs files that have the attributes that are listed in the following tables.


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