Title: New Xbox Update Preview Coming to the Omega Ring with Background Improvements and Exciting Features
Hey Xbox Insiders! Get ready for the latest Xbox Update Preview coming to the Omega ring. This update brings some exciting new features, along with important background improvements to ensure a quality and stable build for Xbox consoles. In this article, we’ll dive into the details of what you can expect from this update.
System Update Details:
– OS version released: XB_FLT_2310ZN\25398.2488.231005-2200
– Available: 4 p.m. PT – October 10, 2023
– Mandatory: 4 p.m. PT – October 11, 2023
Note: This update may not occur automatically before it becomes mandatory. To check for the most current update, go to Guide > Profile & system > Settings > System > Updates.
New Features and Experiences:
1. Play From Profile:
– A random subset of users will notice a new feature that makes it easier to get, play, and see details about games that others are playing directly from their profiles.
– The join and invite commands on profile pages have been reorganized for better accessibility.
2. Xbox Game Pass:
– When launching an Xbox Game Pass title that is leaving the catalog soon, users will see a new dialog that clarifies exactly when the game is leaving and offers an easy path to purchase it to continue playing even after it has left the catalog.
Thanks to the hard work of Xbox engineers, the following fixes have been implemented in this build:
– Fixes to address the issue of the Microsoft Store getting stuck at 100% when updating/installing.
2. Mouse and Keyboard:
– Fixes to address mouse clicks not behaving as expected in various supported titles.
– Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.
We are aware of the following issues that are currently being addressed:
– Some users have reported intermittent issues with audio across the dashboard, games, and apps. Firmware updates for TVs and other equipment may help resolve the issue.
– In some titles, an unexpected cursor may remain visible during gameplay. A fix will be available in a later update.
– An issue causing unexpected steering wheel vibration in some titles will also be fixed in a subsequent update.
3. Keyboard Button Mapping for Xbox Controllers:
– Changing the keyboard language settings while the Xbox Accessories app is open will only take effect after quitting the app or rebooting the console.
– We are investigating reports of an issue where the console may not connect to the network as expected on boot. Restarting the console from the Power Center may resolve this issue.
How to Get Xbox Insider Support:
If you’re an Xbox Insider in need of support, reach out to the community subreddit, where official Xbox staff, moderators, and fellow Xbox Insiders are ready to help. Before posting, check if your issue has already been addressed to avoid duplication. Using “Report a problem” is also encouraged to provide essential information for issue resolution.
With the new Xbox Update Preview for the Omega ring, Xbox Insiders can expect both exciting new features and important background improvements. From easier access to games from profiles to enhanced Xbox Game Pass experiences, this update aims to enhance the overall Xbox console experience. Keep an eye out for future Xbox Insider Release Notes to stay up to date with the latest updates in your Xbox Update Preview ring!