Everything you need to know about the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

Microsoft’s gained immense popularity with their latest OS, Windows 10. As of now, more than 500 million devices are running on Windows 10. After launching the O.S in 2015, Microsoft has kept releasing major updates to fix bugs, improve UI, introduce new features and also enhancing the security of the O.S.

Last year, Microsoft first came out with Creators update and then the last quarter of 2017, Microsoft released the Windows 10 Fall Creators update. As of now, the tech giant is planning to launch another major new update for Windows 10; the Spring Creators Update having build number 1803.

So, here is everything you need to know about the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update:

Windows 10 Spring Creators Update release date:

Hopefully, the updated will be officially released by next month, even though, Microsoft hasn’t made any kind of official statement but it will certainly be made available for existing user from the first or second week of April.

What’s new in Spring Creators Update:

One of the key areas where Microsoft will be focusing is the security of the system, with the Spring Creators Update, Microsoft will bring in more enhancement. Apart from security, there is going to be a lot of new changes and features.

Microsoft’s Edge browser will be getting new features and updates. Moving forward, a lot of old settings that used to accessible via Control Panel will be moved to the ‘Settings’ options. Fonts, Sounds, etc. are some of the settings which will be then accessible via the ‘Settings’ option.

Besides these new changes, a major feature that the Spring Creators Update will bring is the ‘Nearby Share’ which will use your PC’s Bluetooth or Wi-Fi to share documents, video, Images, etc. to the nearby devices likes smartphones, Laptops, etc.

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How to get the Spring Creators Update early?

Now if you are interested in getting the Spring Creators Update earlier than others, then here are the following ways through which you’ll be able to get the update: –

Everything you need to know about the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update - Insider Program

#1. Windows Insider Program

Quite similar to the Android Developer mode that you get to you find in Android smartphones, Windows Insider Program is one such feature that let users access to the new updates previews as soon as they are made available by Microsoft. This helps Microsoft in getting user feedback which plays a vital role in making the Updates more stable. Now, if you are not an advanced user then don’t get turn on the Windows Insider Program.

Everything you need to know about the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update -Media Creation tool

#2. Windows 10 Media Creation tool

If you are planning to perform a clean install of the Spring Creators Update, then you can download the ‘Windows 10 Media Creation tool’ and install the Windows 10 Spring Creators Update once it’s has been released. You can install the tool by clicking here.

#3. Regularly checking System Update

Lastly, if you are someone who regularly updates the system, then from now onwards check for regular updates, especially, if you are using Windows 10 Pro, then you’ll be the first ones to get the update quicker than others.

Also, read: How to fix start menu crashes error in Windows 10 Fall Creators Update

A quick advice, unless if you are an experienced user, then don’t try to get the update as soon as it is released. The Spring Creators Update may create a lot of issues for you once it gets installed. For instance, thousands of users faced issues with the Start Menu when they first installed the Windows 10 Fall Creators update.