Windows 10 build 10074
|Build of Windows 10|
|Timebomb||2015-10-01 (+160 days)|
Windows 10 build 10074 is the first officially released Insider Preview build of Windows 10, which was released to Windows Insiders on 29 April 2015.
Editions and keys[edit | edit source]
|Edition / SKU Name||Key|
|ProfessionalWMC (edition upgrade only)||GBFNG-2X3TC-8R27F-RMKYB-JK7QT|
|Education (edition upgrade only)||NCQDD-DCDRV-HRG6J-4F7PF-TVJDF|
New features and changes[edit | edit source]
- New system sounds have been introduced.
- The context menu has been updated in some places.
- The navigation buttons in the Settings app have received changes.
- The Network icon has been updated.
- Closing an application in Tablet Mode now takes you to the Start screen.
- Multi-tasking improvements (Alt+Tab, Task-View, Snap Assist).
- Personalization options in Control Panel have been removed, as the applet was only intended to be used for switching themes. However, this change would reverted in build 10547.
- Express settings have been updated in the OOBE.
Search and Cortana[edit | edit source]
- The search icon has received an update.
- Accent color has been removed from the search box.
- Start and Cortana are now more integrated.
- New experiences in Cortana powered by Bing Instant Answers.
Music and Video Preview Apps[edit | edit source]
- Full screen mode has been added to the Music app.
- You can now download movies, TV shows and TV seasons with the Video Preview app on up to three devices.
Bugs[edit | edit source]
Hardware compatibilities[edit | edit source]
If installing on VMware make sure to change the compatibility to version 12.x, otherwise the build will show a blue screen error when attempting to boot, and disable all network drivers or the build will update the time via the internet, thus activating the time bomb.
Missing translations[edit | edit source]
The non-English versions of this build have translations missing in some places.
[edit | edit source]
Change resolution and pulling up the taskbar may bring up the Start menu.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
English version[edit | edit source]
Japanese version[edit | edit source]
Login screen[edit | edit source]
Russian version[edit | edit source]
Simplified Chinese version[edit | edit source]
Enterprise SKU[edit | edit source]
Education SKU[edit | edit source]
Polish version[edit | edit source]
Updates[edit | edit source]
Only one update was released for build 10074:
- 10.0.10074.1.fbl_impressive_cxe.150425-1755 - KB3061161