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Windows 10 2004 nice to know for me and IT Pros and Enterprise admins (curated link list)

Latest Update: August 05, 2020

Windows 10 2004 is the first big release since 1903 (NTK 1903) and compared to the small update of Windows 10 1909 (NTK 1909) this brings a lot of changes.
If you found something new before me or if I missed anything important please write a comment or send me a message via Twitter.

General

Topic Link Source
What’s new for IT Pros New and Updated Features of interest for IT Pros Microsoft
What’s new What’s new in Windows 10, version 2004 Microsoft
Release Status Known issues and notifications Microsoft
Removed features Features and functionality removed in Windows 10 Microsoft
Connection Endpoints Manage connection endpoints for Windows 10 Enterprise, version 2004 Microsoft

Group Policies

Topic Link Source
WMI Filter Select Version,ProductType from Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10.0.19041%" and ProductType = "1" Sascha Stumpler
New settings 17 new ADMX settings Jörgen Nilsson
ADMX Not-Here-Yet ADMX files for 2004 Microsoft
Baseline (DRAFT) Security Baseline (DRAFT) for Windows 10 2004 Microsoft
Baseline (FINAL) Security Baseline (FINAL) for Windows 10 2004 Microsoft
Baseline Download Not-Here-Yet Security Compliance Toolkit Microsoft

Autopilot, OSD, MEMCM, Intune and MDT

Topic Link Source
Autopilot Autopilot features in 2004 Michael Niehaus
MDT BIOS Making MDT work with Windows ADK 2004 for BIOS Machines Johan Arwidmark
MDT Hotfix Windows 10 deployments fail with MDT on computers with BIOS type firmware Microsoft
Servicing New custom actions during and after a feature update Microsoft
Dynamic Update New switches to exclude Drivers and Cumulative Updates Microsoft
New MDM What’s new in MDM for Windows 10, version 2004 Microsoft
MUI Better Language Handling Michael Niehaus
MDT Updates OSD MDT and installing updates during a task sequence Michael Niehaus

Windows Subsystem for Linux 2 aka WSL2

Topic Link Source
Cool WSL tips Cool WSL (Windows Subsystem for Linux) tips and tricks you (or I) didn’t know were possible Scott Hanselman
Docker in WSL2 How to set up Docker within Windows System for Linux (WSL2) on Windows 10 Scott Hanselman
Remote debugging Remote Debugging a .NET Core Linux app in WSL2 from Visual Studio on Windows Scott Hanselman
Update to WSL2 Manually update Linux Kernel to WSL2 Craig Loewen, MS
Access WSL VHDX Access WSL2 .vhdx on External Drive Within a Windows 10 System Image Ed Burns

Misc

Topic Link Source
MSIX MSIX Installation possible without Sideloading Microsoft
Upgrade HVCI Update to Windows 10, version 2004 might encounter an update compatibility hold due to HVCI Microsoft
Wifi 2004 supports Wi-Fi 6 and WPA3 Microsoft
Identity Identity-related Features in Windows 10 version 2004 DirTeam.com
Reset Reset PC from the cloud Microsoft
Reserved Storage DISM Reserved Storage Command-line Options Microsoft
Notepad Notepad enhancements in Windows 10 2004 Microsoft
VMware Workstation VMware Workstation 15.5.5 supports Hyper-V and therefor Credential Guard and WSL on the hosting system VMware
VMware Workstation VMware Workstation and Hyper-V Microsoft
Citrix Issues Citrix Known Issues with 20H1 Insider Preview including a problem with ICA connections Citrix
OneDrive Issues using OneDrive On-Demand after updating to 2004 Microsoft
AppX the list of removeable apps did not change
Windows 10 1903 Built-In Apps: What to Keep
Anton Romanyuk, Microsoft

Windows 10 1909 nice to know for IT Pros and Enterprise admins (curated link list)

Latest Update: November 29, 2019

Even though Windows 10 1909 is only a small update compared to 1903 (NTK 1903) I have created this list with interesting links for IT Pros regarding this release. A place where I can store articles about new features, settings or bugs. I will update the post with new content as soon as I find it.
If you find something new before me or if I missed anything important please write a comment or send me a message via Twitter.

General

Topic Description Source
What’s new for IT Pros New and Updated Features of interest to IT Pros Link
What’s new What’s new in Windows 10, version 1909 Link
Release Status Known issues and notifications Link
Removed features Features and functionality removed in Windows 10 Link

Group Policies

Topic Description Source
WMI Filter Select Version,ProductType from Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10.0.18363%" and ProductType = "1" Link
ADMX ADMX files for 1909 Link
Security Baseline (Final) Security Baseline (Final) for Windows 10 1903 Link
Security Baseline 1909 Security Compliance Toolkit Link

Autopilot, OSD, SCCM and MDT

Topic Description Source
No new ADK Windows 10 1903 ADK is used with 1909 Link
Servicing not Updates Even though the 1903 to 1909 Enablement package is a very small update it is classified as an upgrade and can be found in the servicing node Link

Misc

Topic Description Source
Supported CPUs Windows Processor Requirements Link
Delivery Options Windows 10, version 1909 delivery options Link

Windows 10 1903 nice to know for IT Pros and Enterprise admins (curated link list)

Latest Update: November 22, 2019

With the release of Windows 10 1903 I want to start a curated link list for every Windows 10 release. A place where I can store interesting articles about new features, settings or bugs. I plan to update with new content as soon as I find it.
If you find something new before me or if I missed anything important please write a comment or send me a message via Twitter.

General

Topic Description Source
What’s new for IT Pros New and Updated Features of interest to IT Pros Link
What’s new in WUfB What’s new in Windows Update for Business in Windows 10 Link
Release Status Known issues and notifications Link
Connection Endpoints Manage connection endpoints for Windows 10 Enterprise, version 1903 Link

Group Policies

Topic Description Source
New GPOs Group Policy Changes in Windows 10 1903 Preview Link
New GPOs New GPO settings in Windows 10 1903: enforce updates, Storage Sense, and logon Link
Security Baseline (Final) Security Baseline (Final) for Windows 10 1903 Link
Security Baseline 1903 Security Compliance Toolkit Link
WMI Filter Select Version,ProductType from Win32_OperatingSystem WHERE Version LIKE "10.0.18362%" and ProductType = "1" Link
ADMX Download of 1903 ADMX files Link
Start Menu crash Continue experiences on this device Group Policy setting kills the Start Menu Link

Autopilot, OSD, SCCM and MDT

Topic Description Source
WSUS category Windows 10 1903 has ist own WSUS product category, SCCM 1902 required to manage 1903 Link1 Link2
What’s new in ADK Changes to the ADK especially the known issues Windows SIM x64 error Link WSIM Update
Autopilot The latest news on Windows Autopilot Link
Autopilot Companion Example Companion App to change settings during White Glove deployments Link
Autopilot White Glove Windows Autopilot for white glove deployment Link
High CPU SCCM WoL Proxy High CPU consumption of SCCM wake-up proxy due to DHCP data storage changes Link
MBR2GPT PE error MBR2GPT.exe will not run successfully in 1903 PE because ReAgent.dll is missing Link
Autopilot needs longer Why does “Preparing your device for mobile management” take longer with Windows 10 1903? Link
Autopilot ESP Bitlocker Since June 26th update of 1903 Autopilot will wait after OOBE (ESP) to begin encrypting Link
Autopilot Known issues Windows Autopilot known issues in Windows 10 1903 Link

Apps

Topic Description Source
Apps, AppX Windows 10 1903 Built-In Apps: What to Keep Link
Builtin AppX Understand the different apps included in Windows 10 Link

MDM

Topic Description Source
What’s new in MDM What’s new in MDM for Windows 10, version 1903 Link
MSfB Apps not deployed Take Action to Ensure MSfB Apps deployed through Intune Install on Windows 10 1903 Link

Misc

Topic Description Source
Sandbox Enable Windows Sandbox on 1903 with and without PowerShell Link
Sandbox Configuration How to configure Windows Sandbox Link
Sandbox Mapped Folder If you use mapped folder in Windows Sandbox, note that the ReadOnly value should be in lowecase like “true” and not “True” Link
Run in Sandbox Run file in Windows Sandbox from right-click and Context menu Link
Reserved Storage Windows 10 and reserved storage Link
WSL What’s new for WSL in Windows 10 version 1903? Link
Provisioning error on Wi-Fi for AAD Known issue: Provisioning error on Wi-Fi for Azure AD joined Windows 10 version 1903 Link
HV DHCP Default Switch Hyper-V Default Switch not handing out DHCP addresses for VMs or Mobile Hotspot Link
SBS Essentials connector broken Windows 10 1903 feature update breaks the SBS, Essentials client connector Link
Always On VPN RASMAN service issue The Remote Access Connection Manager (RASMAN) service may stop with error “0xc0000005” Link
VSM enabled by default Virtualization-Based Security: Enabled by Default on capable hardware since OS Build 18362.387 Link