Windows 10 Version 1903 is Ready for Broad Deployment

Microsoft has announced that Windows 10 Version 1903 is stable enough to be installed in an enterprise environment. The latest Windows 10 version is now transitioned to broad deployment.

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Microsoft has merged the Current Branch (CB) and Current Branch for Business (CBB) in a single update branch "Semi-Annual Channel". It receives feature updates twice a year. After reaching broad deployment, version 1903 is available in the Semi-Annual Channel. The official announcement states the following:


Windows 10, version 1903 (the May 2019 Update) is designated ready for broad deployment for all users via Windows Update.

As devices running the Home, Pro, and Pro for Workstation editions of Windows 10, version 1803 (the April 2018 Update) will reach end of service on November 12, 2019, we are broadly updating these devices, as well as those running earlier versions of Windows 10 that are past end of service, to keep these devices both supported and receiving monthly updates. If you are not offered the Windows 10, version 1903 feature update, please check below for known issues and safeguard holds that may affect your device.

We recommend commercial customers running earlier versions of Windows 10 begin broad deployments of Windows 10, version 1903 in their organizations.

If you are not familiar with new features which Windows 10 version 1903 offers, see the following post.

What’s New In Windows 10 version 1903

It is worth mentioning that Microsoft is expected to make Windows 10 version 1909 (the next feature update) available to consumers in October 2019. However, the official release date is not named yet.

Also, keep in mind that there are several known issues with the 1903 release, and some of them are still not resolved. Certain issues in the list can only be mitigated but not fixed yet.

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Author: Sergey Tkachenko

Sergey Tkachenko is a software developer who started Winaero back in 2011. On this blog, Sergey is writing about everything connected to Microsoft, Windows and popular software. Follow him on Telegram, Twitter, and YouTube.

3 thoughts on “Windows 10 Version 1903 is Ready for Broad Deployment”

  1. It’s awckward because I’m writing this as of October 2019, and the May update (1903) hasn’t been installed yet. Is it normal?

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