A cumulative update for Windows 10 is making another appearance as Microsoft prepares users’ systems for more significant service updates further down the line.
This is far from being the first time Microsoft has pushed the KB4023057 update, and it’s not hard to understand why. This update improves the reliability of the Windows Update Service components which will prove so essential when a bigger feature update is released later in the year.
The KB4023057 update is aimed at many different versions of Windows 10, but only the consumer editions; Microsoft stresses that “this update is not intended for use in enterprise environments”. The company describes the update, saying:
This update includes reliability improvements to Windows Update Service components in consumer Windows 10, versions 1507, 1511, 1607, 1703, 1709, 1803, 1809, 1903, 1909, 2004, and 20H2. It may take steps to free up disk space on your device if you do not have enough disk space to install Windows updates.
This update includes files and resources that address issues that affect the update processes in Windows 10 that may prevent important Windows updates from being installed. These