Xbox Insiders Set to Receive New Xbox Update Preview in Beta Ring
Xbox gamers, get ready for some exciting news! It has been announced that a new Xbox Update Preview is on its way to the Beta ring for Xbox Insiders. While some updates may not appear noticeable on the user interface, these preview OS builds will include background improvements to ensure a quality and stable build for Xbox consoles.
The release notes for this update have been shared to keep users informed about the upcoming changes. Here’s what you need to know:
System Update Details:
– OS version released: XB_FLT_2310ZN\25398.2440.230924-2200
– Available: 2 p.m. PT – September 28, 2023
– Mandatory: 3 a.m. PT – September 29, 2023
New Features and Experiences:
Beta users can look forward to something new in their Xbox Update Preview. Here are the highlights:
A new version of the Xbox Wireless Controller firmware will be available, featuring various fixes to enhance your gaming experience.
Xbox Game Pass:
When launching an Xbox Game Pass title that is leaving the catalog soon, a random subset of users will be presented with a new dialog. This dialog will provide clarity on when the game is leaving the catalog and offer an easy path to purchase the game to continue playing even after it has left.
Thanks to the hard work of Xbox engineers, the following fixes have been implemented for this build:
– Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console. It’s worth noting that users participating in the preview may encounter “odd” text. For more information, visit the provided link.
While Xbox engineers are actively working on finding solutions for previously listed issues, it may take some time to resolve them. Here are a few notable known issues:
– Magnifier may not behave as expected when playing certain titles. A fix is currently in progress.
– Users may experience intermittent issues with audio across the dashboard, games, and apps. If you encounter audio problems, it is recommended to submit feedback via Report a Problem with the “Reproduce with advanced diagnostics” option. Please include as much information as possible to help resolve the issue.
Keyboard Button Mapping for Xbox Controllers:
– Changing your keyboard language settings while the Xbox Accessories app is open will reflect the changes after quitting the app or rebooting the console.
– Recently installed titles may unexpectedly wrap to a second row. A fix is being worked on.
– Reports have been received regarding consoles not connecting to networks as expected on boot. If you experience this issue, it’s important to report it via Report a Problem. A workaround is to wait for a minute for the connection to establish or restart the Xbox console using the Power Center.
The article also highlights the importance of utilizing the “Report a problem” feature to keep Xbox engineers informed of any issues. While it may not be possible to respond to every individual, the data gathered through this process is crucial for finding resolutions.
For additional support, Xbox Insiders are encouraged to reach out to the community subreddit, where official Xbox staff, moderators, and fellow Insiders are available to assist with any concerns. When posting on the subreddit, it is recommended to check if the issue has already been addressed and to add to existing threads when possible, enhancing the ability to provide the best support.
In conclusion, Xbox Insiders can look forward to the new Xbox Update Preview in the Beta ring, filled with exciting new features and experiences. Stay tuned for future Xbox Insider Release Notes to keep up with the latest updates for your Xbox Update Preview ring.
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