Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 build 17046 - Here's what's new!

Microsoft announced a new insider preview build 17046 to the Windows Insiders in the fast ring, as well as to the insiders who opted in to Skip Ahead. This build contains a numerous changes which are going to be available in the next major upgrade.


Check this post to know what are the new enhancements part of this build. You don't want to miss getting your hands dirty with this build.


Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 build 17046 - Here's what's new!

What's new in build 17046?

  • Microsoft Edge can now save and automatically fill your preferred information in addresses and related forms.
  • When filling in fields on a form, such as an address or other contact information, Microsoft Edge will prompt to save your form information.
  • Addresses you save will be roamed between your Windows 10 devices, and you can manually add or remove form entries in Advanced Settings.
  • When reading an EPUB book, you can now adjust the text spacing when you’re in Reading View.
  • If you right-click a UWP app or UWP app tile in Start with this build you’ll find a new Settings option under More which will take you straight to advanced options.
  • Emoji data overhaul for the touch keyboard while you’re typing related words.
  • This flight includes new and updated emoji data for over 150 languages including: Arabic (Saudi Arabia), Danish (Denmark), German (Germany), Greek (Greece), English (Great Britain), Spanish (Spain), Spanish (Mexico), Finnish (Finland), French (France), Hebrew (Israel), Hindi (India), Italian (Italy), Dutch (Netherlands), Norwegian (Norway), Polish (Poland), Portuguese (Brazilian), Portuguese (Portugal), Russian (Russia), Swedish (Sweden) and Turkish (Turkey).
  • Now you can use Emoji Panel to insert a bunch of emoji at once.
  • This build introduces a new keyboard for Tamil language called "Tamil 99", as well as updated Sinhala, Myanmar and Amharic keyboards.


Microsoft started rolling out Windows 10 build 17046 - Here's what's new!

What's more?

This build also contains a set of general changes, improvements, and fixes for PC which you can find by reading the Official Release Notes, published by Microsoft. Don't forget that, it's a preview build coming from active development branch and hence there would be known and unknown issues. Check for the known issues before installing on your system.



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