Microsoft is no longer working on any features for Windows 10
Mobile and the company has sidelined its mobile platform, but
the OS is supported and monthly updates with security
fixes are still released. Today, all supported versions of
Windows 10 Mobile are receiving a new batch of cumulative
updates with the usual fixes.
The April 2019 cumulative update for Windows 10 Mobile version
1709 and 1703 include security fixes for the kernel and the
core components, including the Edge browser. As always, users
can grab this April 2019 cumulative update from the Settings
> Windows Update.
As per support doc, the Fall
Creators Update (version 1709) is receiving Build 15254.562 (up
from .556) and it would show up as 2019-04 update on supported
Although Microsoft hasn’t shared what exactly has changed
with this update, it appears that security fixes included in
this update are for Windows kernel, Microsoft Edge, Windows
apps and Windows graphics.
The handsets which are on Windows 10 Mobile Creators
Update should advance to Build 15063.1747 and it includes
As a reminder, the support for Windows 10 Mobile is set to end
in December 2019 and no cumulative updates will be released
beyond this period.
With Windows 10 Mobile reaching the end of support, some apps
developers have also decided to abandon their apps for
Microsoft’s mobile platform. Recently, Microsoft announced that
it will pull the Translator app from the Windows 10 Mobile
Store and Facebook will discontinue all of its Windows Phone
apps except WhatsApp later this year.