Microsoft is rolling out a new optional update for Windows 10
version 1909 and 1903 with important fixes. The patch is
available through both online and offline channels, and direct
download links for Windows 10 KB4532695 offline installers
are also available.
KB4532695 is the second monthly cumulative update released in
January and rather than installing such updates automatically,
Microsoft gives you a ‘Download and install now’ button. The
option shows up after you check for updates and you have a
choice of whether to install this particular update.
Windows 10’s second January update advances November 2019
Update (v1909) PCs to Build 18363.628. If you’re still on May
2019 Update, you’ll be getting 18362.628 and changelog applies
to both versions of the OS except File Explorer fixes.
Windows 10 Build 18363.628 includes fix for File Explorer’s
broken search bar. According to Microsoft, the
bug broke down the search bar in File Explorer and Control
Panel. It also prevented users from pasting clipboard content
using the right-click. Microsoft says installing the patch
released today should resolve all your problems with File
Download Links for Windows 10 KB4532695
Windows 10 KB4532695 Direct Download Links: 32-bit (x86)
Windows 10 KB4532695 (Build 18363.628) Full Changelog
In the changelog, Microsoft says it has improved the accuracy
of Windows Hello Face recognition. Microsoft has also addressed
a bug where the tiles in the Start menu were changed even when
the customizing is disabled.
A bug that may cause a memory leak in a process named
‘ctfmon.exe’ when you refresh apps has been resolved.
Similarly, Windows 10’s latest update also aims to fix a bug
where the touch keyboard may close unexpectedly when you select
Another bug has been addressed where multiplayer PC game may
drop the invitation to play the game in multiplayer mode. An
issue causing Windows 10 to display a generic error message
when you unplug a USB C hub flash drive has been addressed.
The other changes included in today’s update are aimed at
enterprises and businesses.
It’s a small cumulative that’s quick to install and doesn’t add
any new features. If you’re experiencing problems during the
installation process or after installation, you can skip the
update as all these fixes will be included in February Patch
It’s also worth noting that Microsoft is not yet aware of any
issues with today’s patch, but we’ll update the story when a
new issue is discovered and acknowledged.