Windows 10 Threshold 2 Update Leaked


Following the release of Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 10565 over a week ago, details of Microsoft's upcoming Windows 10 Fall Update, also known as Threshold 2, has apparently been leaked including the update's release date.

Windows 10 Fall Update, which is the first major update to Windows 10, is said to feature:

  • Threshold 2, version version 1511, will be released as a cumulative update
  • No prerequisite is required with the ability to upgrade to Windows 10 Fall Update directly from the RTM version
  • No Windows reactivation will be required after updating
  • Windows 10 Fall Update through Windows Update and will be called Windows 10 November 2015
  • improved Media Creation Tool, new locales and other new features for Cortana, and various Edge improvements (Still no add-ons just yet)
  • Windows 10 Fall Update will support activation with your current Windows 7/8/8.1 product key
  • The Push Button Reset feature will be updated to only reset your PC to the Windows 10 Fall Update
  • Users who upgraded from Windows 8.1 will lose PC maker customizations
Windows 10 Fall Update will reportedly be released in November as a cumulative update to all Windows 10 users.