Change history for Deploy Windows 10

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

April 2018

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Install VAMT Updated the instructions and link for SQL Server Express.

November 2017

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Create a Windows 10 reference image Added warning that you should not use SkipMachineOOBE or SkipUserOOBE in your Unattend.xml.

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1709

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Windows 10 edition upgrade Updated the edition upgrade table to include all other Windows 10 editions previously not on the list and the supported upgrade methods for upgrade path.
Fonts missing after upgrading to Windows 10 New article about the set of fonts that have moved from being included in the default installation image to being included in Optional Features. This article includes the steps for adding these optional font features.

July 2017

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The table of contents for deployment topics was reorganized.

June 2017

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Overview of Windows Autopilot New

April 2017

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Deploy Windows 10 in a test lab using System Center Configuration Manager Updated: The "refresh" and "replace" procedures were swapped in order so that it would not be necessary to save and restore VMs. Also a missing step was added to include the State migration point role.
Step by step guide: Configure a test lab to deploy Windows 10 Updated with minor fixes.
Manage Windows upgrades with Upgrade Readiness Updated child topics under this node to include new feature and user interface changes.
Get started with Upgrade Readiness Added a table summarizing connection scenarios under the Enable data sharing topic.

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 provisioning topics have been moved to Configure Windows 10.

March 2017

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What's new in Windows 10 deployment New
Upgrade to Windows 10 with the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit Topic moved under Deploy Windows 10 with the Microsoft Deployment Toolkit in the table of contents and title adjusted to clarify in-place upgrade.
Upgrade to Windows 10 with System Center Configuration Manager Topic moved under Deploy Windows 10 with System Center 2012 R2 Configuration Manager in the table of contents and title adjusted to clarify in-place upgrade.
Convert MBR partition to GPT New

February 2017

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Manage Windows upgrades with Upgrade Readiness Multiple topics updated, name changed from Upgrade Analytics to Upgrade Readiness, and other content updates.
USMT Requirements Updated: Vista support removed and other minor changes
Get started with Upgrade Analytics Updated structure and content
Upgrade Analytics deployment script Added as a separate page from get started
Use Upgrade Analytics to manage Windows upgrades Updated with links to new content and information about the target OS setting
Upgrade Analytics - Upgrade overview New
Upgrade Analytics - Step 1: Identify important apps Updated topic title and content
Upgrade Analytics - Step 2: Resolve app and driver issues New
Upgrade Analytics - Step 3: Deploy Windows New
Upgrade Analytics - Additional insights New

January 2017

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Step by step guide: Configure a test lab to deploy Windows 10 New
Deploy Windows 10 in a test lab using Microsoft Deployment Toolkit New
Deploy Windows 10 in a test lab using System Center Configuration Manager New
Apply a provisioning package New (previously published in other topics)
Create a provisioning package for Windows 10 New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Create a provisioning package with multivariant settings New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
How provisioning works in Windows 10 New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Install Windows Imaging and Configuration Designer New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
NFC-based device provisioning New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Settings changed when you uninstall a provisioning package New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Use a script to install a desktop app in provisioning packages New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Windows ICD command-line interface (reference) New (previously published in Hardware Dev Center on MSDN)
Get started with Upgrade Analytics Updated exit code table with suggested fixes, and added link to the Upgrade Analytics blog
Provision PCs with common settings for initial deployment (simple provisioning) Instructions for applying the provisioning package moved to Apply a provisioning package
Provision PCs with apps and certificates for initial deployments (advanced provisioning) Instructions for applying the provisioning package moved to Apply a provisioning package

October 2016

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Resolve Windows 10 upgrade errors New

September 2016

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Windows 10 Enterprise E3 in CSP Overview New
Get started with Upgrade Analytics Updated with prerequisites for site discovery
Resolve application and driver issues Updated with app status info for Ready For Windows
Review site discovery New

RELEASE: Windows 10, version 1607

The topics in this library have been updated for Windows 10, version 1607 (also known as the Anniversary Update). The following new topics have been added:

August 2016

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10 edition upgrade Updated with reboot requirements

July 2016

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Manage Windows upgrades with Upgrade Analytics New

June 2016

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Configure a PXE server to load Windows PE New
User State Migration Tool Technical Reference Updated support statement for Office 2016
Windows 10 upgrade paths New

May 2016

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Upgrade a Windows Phone 8.1 to Windows 10 Mobile with Mobile Device Management New

December 2015

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Activate using Key Management Service Updated
Windows 10 edition upgrade Updated

November 2015

New or changed topic Description
Windows 10 edition upgrade New