Windows 10 ‘Anniversary Update’ Released

Posted: August 2, 2016 in Windows 10
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  • Windows 10’s second major operating system update ‘Anniversary Update’ was released on Aug 2, 2016
  • Version Number and Build number as released – Version 1607  Build 14393.10


  • Multiple Methods are available to obtain the Anniversary Update
      • Staged Rollout automatically via Windows Update(newer machines will receive the update first)
      • Manually ‘Check for Updates’ in Windows 10 Windows Update
              • Go to Settings > Updates & Security > Windows Update
              • The Anniversary Update will show up as ‘Feature Update’ with an option to update, download, and install
      • Clicking the ‘Learn More’ option/link in Windows Update
              • The ‘Learn More’ link once clicked will redirect to a Microsoft support site providing the option to download the Windows 10 Anniversary Update ISO file
      • Visit the Windows 10 Download web site/page  and click ‘Update Now’ (probably the most convenient method for end-users interested in obtaining Windows 10 Anniversary Update ASAP)

Additional Information:

  1. Windows 10 Anniversary Update Available August 2
  2. How to Get the Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  3. New Video Series This Week on Windows Highlights Windows 10 Anniversary Update
  4. Download Windows 10



August 2, 2016: Initial Draft and Initial Publish Date

August 19, 2016:  Updated Comment Section with link to obtain Anniversary Update via Windows 10 Download web site/page (compliments of Ed Bott’s Aug. 16, 2017 article)

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