By now, many have already chosen to update to the newest Creators Update for their Windows 10 machine. You can see what version you are running by going to Start >> Settings >> System >> About. The newest version is 1703. Before installing this version, you will be asked to review your privacy settings so you are not giving out any information you don’t want to. They will bring up a page of privacy settings to review. The privacy settings don’t go into effect until you actually install the Creators Update.
You can always visit your privacy settings after the update to further set your privacy preferences by going to Start >> Settings >> Privacy.
Here are some nice features you can only use with the Microsoft Edge Browser:
You can save tabs for later
You can pin tabs to your start menu
You can preview all open tabs either all at once or one at a time
You can sweep all your open tabs aside to use later
You can pin pages to open next time you come back
When the Victor crew was notified of the Windows 10 Creators Update, we scratched our heads. What in the world is that? Why would I need it?
There is a new Gaming category in Settings. When in game mode it will make the experience smoother.
You can use the new Paint 3D app to make 3D drawings along with 360 degree view.
There is feature that allows you keep open tabs by setting them aside so you don’t have to favorite them but put them aside for small projects you may be working on.
Microsoft Edge becomes the default eBook reader. You can customize the eBook as you are reading it, highlight parts, set bookmarks. You can also change the screen for night use.
There is a setting for Mixed Reality that works with HoloLens VR headsets.
Plan and measure trips on Maps. You can share them with others.
There’s a new privacy dashboard to allow you to set your own security settings.
Mini View allows you to keep a video in a small window.
The first of these updates were rolled out April 11, 2017.