Surface Pro 7+ update history

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To keep your Surface Pro 7+ performing its best, make sure that you have the latest Surface updates.

How to get the update

Surface updates are released in stages – not every Surface will receive the update at the same time, but it’ll be delivered to all devices. In some circumstances, you may also see a "View optional updates" link in the Windows Update settings. When shown, we recommend selecting this option to ensure that all Surface drivers listed in this release have been installed. If you haven’t received an update, see Update Surface firmware and Windows 10.


  • Firmware updates can't be installed or reverted to an earlier version.

  • When you install the latest update, you'll also get all the previous updates if your Surface doesn't have them already. Only updates that apply to Surface will be downloaded and installed.

  • After the updates are installed, restart your device to complete the installation. process. To restart your device, select the Start button, and then select Power > Restart

Improvements and fixes in the update 

January 2021 updates 

January 20 release

The following updates are available for Surface Pro 7+ devices running Windows 10 May 2020 Update, 20H2 update, or greater.

Windows Update History Name

Device Manager Name

Version and Update

Surface - HIDClass -

Surface TCON device -Human Interface Devices

  • Resolves screen refresh issues.

Surface - Monitor -

Surface Panel - Monitor

  • Resolves the adaptive brightness issue.

Surface – Firmware –

Surface System Aggregator – Firmware

  • Improves the power and graphics performance; resolves the  USB-C issue.

Surface - HIDClass -

Surface TCON device -Human Interface Devices (For LTE Advanced)

  • Resolves screen refresh issues.

Known issues and additional information about Surface Pro 7+

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