Compatibility update for upgrading to and recovering Windows 10 Version 1607: October 27, 2016

Applies to: Windows 10, version 1607


This update makes improvements to ease the upgrade and recovery experiences for Windows 10 Version 1607.

How to get this update

Windows Update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically.


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 the previously released update 3176935.


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