Change history for Configure Windows 10

This topic lists new and updated topics in the Configure Windows 10 documentation for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile.

Novermber 2018

New or changed topic Description
Use MDM Bridge WMI Provider to create a Windows 10 kiosk Updated script.

October 2018

New or changed topic Description
Troubleshoot multi-app kiosk and Set up a single-app kiosk Added event log path for auto-logon issues.

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1809

The topics in this library have been updated for Windows 10, version 1809. The following new topic has been added:

September 2018

New or changed topic Description
Find the Application User Model ID of an installed app New
Start layout XML for desktop editions of Windows 10 (reference) Add required order of elements in XML.

August 2018

New or changed topic Description
Guidelines for choosing an app for assigned access (kiosk mode) Added instructions for specifying multiple URLs in configuration settings for Kiosk Browser.

July 2018

New or changed topic Description
Configure kiosks and child topics Reorganized the information for configuring kiosks into new topics, and moved Set up shared or guest PC with Windows 10.

June 2018

New or changed topic Description
Set up a kiosk or digital signage on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education and Create a Windows 10 kiosk that runs multiple apps Updated instructions for using Microsoft Intune to configure a kiosk. Added instructions for showing local accounts on the sign-in screen for domain-joined devices.
Manage Windows 10 Start and taskbar layout Added new Group Policy to remove "Recently added" list from Start menu.
Add image for secondary tiles Updated mobile device management (MDM) instructions.

May 2018

New or changed topic Description
Manage Wi-Fi Sense in your company Added note that Wi-Fi Sense is no longer available.
Topics about Windows 10 diagnostic data Moved to Windows Privacy.
Guidelines for choosing an app for assigned access (kiosk mode) Added information on Kiosk Browser settings and URL filtering.
Manage Windows 10 Start and taskbar layout Added details of event log entries to check for when customization is not applied as expected.
Set up a kiosk or digital signage on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education Added Active Directory domain account to provisioning method.

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1803

The topics in this library have been updated for Windows 10, version 1803. The following new topics have been added:

The following topics were moved into the Privacy library:

April 2018

New or changed topic Description
Configure Windows diagnostic data in your organization Updated endpoints.
Configure cellular settings for tablets and PCs Added instructions for confirming that the settings were applied.

March 2018

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10, version 1709 basic diagnostic events and fields and Windows 10, version 1703 basic level Windows diagnostic events and fields Added events and fields that were added in the March update.
Set up a kiosk on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education Renamed it Set up a kiosk or digital signage on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education and reorganized the information to make the choices clearer.

February 2018

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10, version 1709 basic diagnostic events and fields and Windows 10, version 1703 basic level Windows diagnostic events and fields Added events and fields that were added in the February update.
Create a Windows 10 kiosk that runs multiple apps Added steps for configuring a kiosk in Microsoft Intune.
Customize Windows 10 Start and taskbar with mobile device management (MDM) Updated the instructions for applying a customized Start layout using Microsoft Intune.

January 2018

New or changed topic Description
Create a Windows 10 kiosk that runs multiple apps Added videos demonstrating how to use Microsoft Intune and how to use provisioning packages to configure multi-app kiosks.
ConnectivityProfiles Added settings for VPN Native and Third Party profile types.
Start layout XML for desktop editions of Windows 10 (reference) Clarified that the TopMFUApps elements in layoutmodification.xml are not supported in Windows 10, version 1709.
Diagnostic Data Viewer Overview New topic
Configure Windows 10 taskbar Added section for removing default apps from the taskbar.
Manage Windows 10 connection endpoints New topic for Windows 10, version 1709 that explains the purpose for connections to Microsoft services and how to manage them.
Configure Windows Spotlight on the lock screen Added section for resolution of custom lock screen images.
Set up a kiosk on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education Added section for automatic sign-in after restart on unmanaged devices.

November 2017

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10, version 1703 basic level Windows diagnostic events and fields Added events that were added in November.
Create a provisioning package with multivariant settings Add support for desktop to Conditions table.

October 2017

New or changed topic Description
Guidelines for choosing an app for assigned access Added that Microsoft Edge is not supported for assigned access

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1709

The topics in this library have been updated for Windows 10, version 1709 (also known as the Fall Creators Update). The following new topics have been added:

September 2017

New or changed topic Description
Beginning your General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) journey for Windows 10 New conceptual info about Windows 10 and the upcoming GDPR-compliance requirements.
Manage connections from Windows operating system components to Microsoft services Added that Windows Spotlight can be managed by the Experience/AllowWindowsSpotlight MDM policy.

August 2017

New or changed topic Description
Windows Configuration Designer provisioning settings (reference) New section; reference content from Windows Provisioning settings reference is being relocated here from MSDN.

July 2017

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10, version 1703 Diagnostic Data Updated categories and included diagnostic data.
Add image for secondary tiles Added XML example for Edge secondary tiles and ImportEdgeAssets
Customize and export Start layout Added explanation for tile behavior when the app is not installed
Guidelines for choosing an app for assigned access Added that Microsoft Edge is not supported for assigned access
Windows 10, version 1703 basic level Windows diagnostic events and fields Updated several Appraiser events and added Census.Speech.
Manage connections from Windows operating system components to Microsoft-services Updated Date & Time and Windows spotlight sections.

June 2017

New or changed topic Description
Guidelines for choosing an app for assigned access Added guidelines for using Remote Desktop app as the kiosk app and added a general guideline that apps generated using the Desktop App Converter cannot be used for kiosk apps
Set up a kiosk on Windows 10 Pro, Enterprise, or Education Added warning about using Shell Launcher to set a custom shell with an application that launches a different process and then exits
Windows Configuration Designer command-line interface (reference) Removed references to imaging

May 2017

New or changed topic Description
Configure cellular settings for tablets and PCs New
Manage connections from Windows operating system components to Microsoft services Added MDM policies for privacy settings

April 2017

New or changed topic Description
Set up a shared or guest PC with Windows 10 Added instructions for using WMI bridge to configure shared PC

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1703

The topics in this library have been updated for Windows 10, version 1703 (also known as the Creators Update). The following new topics have been added: