Yesterday, on August 31st, Microsoft has released a cumulative Update for Windows 10KB3176938– which apart from quality improvements, has also included a fix to address the Windows 10 freezing issue faced by a small amount of users when they sign into Windows after installing anniversary Update.

KB3176938 includes a fix for the Windows 10 anniversary Update freezing issue

Microsoft has found after investigation ‘that a small fraction of users who had moved app information to a second logical drive could encounter this issue.’

The Software giant has confirmed that ‘The Windows Update released on August 31st for Windows 10 includes a fix for this issue.  This update is automatically applied when installing the Anniversary Update.’

KB3176938 fix Windows 10 freezing issue

If you’ve uninstalled Windows version 1607 because of this issue the company is asking to re-install the Anniversary Update using Windows Update Assistant by visiting Windows 10 download page.

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