We all know that Windows Insider team releases new Windows 10 builds, time-to-time for testing new features. Through Windows Insider program, the people who’re part of this are expected to get newer and frequent builds of Windows 10. It’s quite clear that only the Windows Insiders will getting new builds regularly, while the stable edition users are receiving only Windows Updates as usual.
Windows Insider program has worked positively and provided a great feedback to Microsoft. Now the company has released a new build of Windows 10 Insider Preview aka build 16179. Their previous build was 16176 which introduced some new features and same is continued with this build as well.
Download Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16179
This new build can be obtained through Windows Updates. All you need to check new Windows Updates on your Windows 10 existing build that is taking advantage of Windows Insider program and upgrade. You can also select how this update goes from Fast or Slow (navigate Settings -> Update & security -> Windows Update). Please note that this build is released for Fast ring only. If you can’t check for new preview build inside Windows 10, refer this fixes:
What’s new in Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 16179
This build includes following new features:
- You can now always revert to the last time you started a virtual machine
- Introduces power throttling
You can read about the changes for this build in detail along with things fixed and known issues for this build in official announcement post.
We’ll post more updates on Windows 10 when they’re available. So stay tuned, and right now enjoy this free preview build!