January 23rd: New Preview build available (1703.170118-1900)

HOW TO GET IT

• If your console is in Instant-On mode and you have been selected to receive the update, it will download and install the update and reboot to standby.
• NOTE: Once the update is available to you, you can manually begin the update by launching the Guide and navigating to All Settings > System > Console info & updates.
• If you have been selected to receive the update and your console hasn’t downloaded and installed the update by 1:00 AM PDT 1/25/2017, you will be prompted to do so at that time.


DETAILS
OS version released: rs2_xbox_rel_1703.170118-1900
Available: 2:00PM PST 1/23 (9:00PM GMT 23/1)


NEW FEATURES:

Check out the new features coming in this update on the Xbox News Wire!


In addition, the Xbox One Update Preview is changing, please view our post in the Xbox One Preview forums for more information.


KNOWN ISSUES:


• Controllers & accessories
When a steering wheel accessory is connected, the console interface may freeze and become unresponsive.
Workaround: Disconnect the steering wheel accessory, and hard reset the console (hold down the button on the front of the console for five seconds until it fully powers down, then power it back on).


• Sign-in
With profile sign-in settings set to “Lock it down”, you may be unable to sign-in again playing a game, then signing out.
Workaround: Hard reset the console (hold down the button on the front of the console for five seconds until it fully powers down, then power it back on).


• VUDU
VUDU may fail to launch or videos may fail to play due to a connecting to network error.


• Apps
You may be unable to fully navigate in certain apps due to the lack of a cursor. The affected apps include, but are not limited to: Baconit, British Radio, American Radio, UrzaGatherer, and MSN Weather. 


• EA Access
If you have an EA Access subscription and own a large number of digital games or apps, you may have issues installing or playing EA Access content.


• Jump Guide
Microsoft Edge webpages which are pinned in the Jump Guide fail to launch the webpage.


• Screen Dimming
The screen may dim after a short amount of time while viewing videos in certain apps (Hulu Plus).


• Settings - Ease of Access
When enabling the Mono output setting in Ease of Access - Audio, Settings becomes unresponsive, crashes, and fails to launch on subsequent attempts.
Workaround: To launch Settings, perform a hard reset (hold down the button on the front of the console for five seconds until it fully powers down, then power it back on).


• Settings - Display & sound
The Audio output page is under construction and some of the new settings are not yet functional. New support is planned for Dolby Atmos for home theater, Dolby Atmos for headphones, and more in upcoming builds. An announcement will be made when these new features are ready to try out; enabling these settings now will have no effect.


• Audio
After resuming from connected standby, you may be unable to hear others in party chat when using a headset.

 

Discussion Info


Last updated February 1, 2017 Views 805 Applies to:

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Update is around 1078MB for me. 

Let the updates begin :)

Alliance United

Let the updates begin :-)

Alliance United

Thanks, updating now.

Time to update! Yay! I was waiting for this one!

Awesome!


Downloading...

Digging in now, Thanks.

Anyone get the xbox live message saying they were in the first round of previews, but not get the download?

Anyone get the xbox live message saying they were in the first round of previews, but not get the download?

 

I'm afraid of this :/

Anyone get the xbox live message saying they were in the first round of previews, but not get the download?


If you received the message and have more than one console enrolled, only one of the consoles will have been selected for the update. If that's the case (and Zach it looks like you have 2 consoles enrolled), you can check your other console to see if the update is available.

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