Microsoft starts rolling out Windows 10 May 2019 Update today
Microsoft just announced the Windows 10 May 2019 OS is now available for download.
Windows 10 version 1903 brings a plethora of new features and improvements. For more information about the full changelog, you can check out Microsoft’s official webpage.
Windows 10 v1903 is not available for all users just yet
Microsoft decided to implement the update gradually, in an attempt to detect and hopefully fix all the potential system issues before making it available to all PC users.
Based on positive data and the feedback we’ve seen from this longer preview phase; I’m pleased today to share that we are beginning to make the Windows 10 May Update available. We will be taking a measured and throttled approach, allowing us to study device health data as we increase availability via Windows Update.
In other words, Windows v1903 will not be available for everyone at the same time.
For the time being, automatic download is not an option. If you want to download and
In order to manually download the Windows update, you would need to opt to Check for updates from the Windows Update section, in the Windows Settings.
Microsoft is very cautious with this specific update release. It will only make the Download and Install button available if it detects that your PC’s specs are compatible with the official system requirements.
Microsoft’s website also contains a section dedicated to reported issues and update status information. There you can find information if these specific bugs are under investigation or have been fixed.
If you already installed the Windows 10 May 2019 Update on your device, do tell us more about your experience in the comments section below.
If, on the other hand, you want to block the update, you may want to check out the following guides:
- How to block Windows 10 v1903 from installing on your PC
- Block Windows 10 v1903 install with Windows Update Blocker 1.2