The hobbled, buggy October 2018 offering of a Windows 10 upgrade has now entered its final phase as Microsoft feels that, maybe – just maybe – it will cause much fewer problems for users now.
Despite Upgrade Blocks still existing for Intel display drivers, F5 VPN clients, Trend Micro’s Officscan, and AMD graphics drivers, Microsoft has lifted the embargo on the automatic rollout. According to the just-updated history page…
Windows 10, Version 1809 Rollout Status as of January 16, 2019
- We are now starting our phased rollout to users via Windows Update, initially offering the update to devices we believe will have the best update experience based on our next generation machine learning model.
- Fully available for advanced users who manually select “Check for updates” via Windows Update.
Lots of customers will be crossing their fingers and hoping that no other major bugs are discovered once Windows 10 1809 is available to install on more PCs.