OOBE update for Windows 10, version 1903 and 1909: November 5, 2020

Applies to

  • Windows 10, version 1903 (Home and Professional only)

  • Windows 10, version 1909 (Home and Professional only)


This update improves the Windows 10, version 1903 and 1909 out-of-box experience (OOBE) by providing the new Chromium-based version of the new Microsoft Edge during the OOBE process. This update applies only to the Windows 10, version 1903 and 1909 OOBE process and will be available only when OOBE updates are installed.

Microsoft has released a new Chromium-based version of Microsoft Edge. This new version provides best in class compatibility with extensions and websites. Additionally, this new version provides great support for the latest rendering capabilities, modern web applications, and powerful developer tools across all supported OS platforms.

To learn more about the new Microsoft Edge, see the following resources:

Known issues in this update

We are currently not aware of any issues with this update.

How to get this update

Windows update

This update will be downloaded and installed automatically from Windows Update.


You must have one of the following updates or a later update installed to apply this update:

For Windows 10, version 1909

  • No additional updates are required.

For Windows 10, version 1903

Restart information

You do not have to restart your device after you apply this update.

Removal information

The new Microsoft Edge does not support the uninstallation of this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace any previously released update.


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