Compatibility update for upgrading to Windows 10 Version 1511: January 27, 2016

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1511


This update improves the upgrade experience to Windows 10 Version 1511.

How to get this update

Method 1: Windows Update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically.

Method 2: Microsoft Update Catalog

To get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.


There are no prerequisites for installing this update.

Restart information

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

Update replacement information

This update replaces a previously released update 3124260.


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