In mid-October, Microsoft announced the availability of Windows 10 version 20H2, known as the October 2020 Update. But the launch of a major Windows 10 update isn’t the end of a process — it’s really just the beginning. As soon as one of Microsoft’s twice-yearly feature updates is released, the company quickly gets to work on improving it by fixing bugs, releasing security patches, and occasionally adding new features.
Here we’ve summarized what you need to know about each update released to the public for the most recent versions of Windows 10; currently that’s version 20H2 and version 2004 (also known as the May 2020 Update). These two versions are similar enough that Microsoft is releasing their updates together.