Windows Technical Preview March Update (KB3050284) is available


A Windows 10 Technical Preview March Update Rollup is available for Windows 10 Technical Preview. This update rollup package provides a collection of performance and reliability improvements. 

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How to obtain the update

This update is available from Windows Update.


  • This update resolves a problem that may result in a transparent Start screen and Task view, transparencies when snapping or dragging windows, and can cause desktop thumbnails to appear as black squares.
  • This update resolves a problem that results in severe graphical artifacts on screen when Magnifier is launched in docked or lens mode.
  • This update contains a reliability improvement to resolve a common system crash.


To apply this update, you must be running Windows 10 Technical Preview build 10041.

Restart information

You must restart the computer after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any previously released update.


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824684 Description of the standard terminology that is used to describe Microsoft software updates