Windows 10 Creators Update release

Microsoft has released the latest version of Windows 10, known as the Windows 10 Creators Update, or Windows 10 version 1703. University Systems has assessed the compatibility of this update with computers at UVic. The update should be compatible with typical UVic applications or services at this time.

Previously, the most significant issue facing UVic computers and Windows 10 version 1703 release was an incompatibility with Symantec Endpoint Protection antivirus software. Symantec has released an updated version of the Symantec Endpoint Protection to resolve this issue.

University Systems recommends upgrading to the Windows 10 Creators Update at this time.

For more information about the Windows 10 Creators Update, please contact the Computer Help Desk at 250-721-7687 or helpdesk@uvic.ca.