October 25th Xbox Insider Release Notes – Alpha Skip Ahead Ring (2004.191023.2300)


Hey Alpha Skip Ahead ring customers! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the newest fixes, identified challenges, and functions coming to your console. Beginning at two:00 p.m. PT nowadays, customers will get the newest 2004 Xbox A single program update (create: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_200419008.1204.191023-2300). Hold reading for additional particulars.

Program Update Specifics:

  • OS version released: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_200419008.1204.191023-2300
  • Readily available: two:00 p.m. PT – October 25, 2019
  • Mandatory: three:00 a.m. PT – October 26, 2019



New Characteristics:



Guide Customization

Some of you found a Guide Tab reorder button with a current update. We do not want to retain you waiting, so we’ve turned it on early for feedback from Alpha Skip-Ahead customers this yesterday. Let us know what you feel!


Voice to Text

Dictation is back with assistance for additional languages! With either a headset or Kinect, you can press the View button when the keyboard is on screen to start off converting speech to text. Verify out the complete list of languages under, and head to Settings -&gt Program -&gt Language &amp place if you want to transform your keyboard &amp dictation language.


  • Supported languages:
    • Chinese (Simplified)
    • Chinese (Conventional – Hong Kong)
    • Chinese (Conventional – Taiwan)
    • Danish
    • Dutch
    • English (Australia)
    • English (Canada)
    • English (India)
    • English (UK)
    • English (US)
    • Finnish
    • French (Canada)
    • French (France)
    • German
    • Japanese
    • Korean
    • Norwegian
    • Polish
    • Portuguese (Brazil)
    • Portuguese (Portugal)
    • Russian
    • Spanish (Mexico)
    • Spanish (Spain)
    • Swedish


Guide/Game Pass Tab

Some customers may perhaps see adjustments to managing and redeeming Xbox Reside Gold advantages. This function is only enabled for a portion of the Xbox Insider audience to gauge interest and gather feedback.


System Update

Fixes for Alpha Skip Ahead

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re content to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 2004 create:



  • Fixed an situation exactly where game trailers are not playing sound.
    • Note: This is due to a new Retailer setting exactly where audio for Autoplay videos is off by default. You will have to have to allow this setting to repair the behavior.



Sign In


  • We’ve fixed an situation exactly where some customers would see the sign in screen go blank and a loading icon indefinitely.




  • Several updates to appropriately reflect nearby languages across the console.


Xbox Insider Release Notes

Identified Challenges for Alpha Skip Ahead

We fully grasp some challenges have been listed in preceding Xbox Insider Release Notes. These challenges are not getting ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers additional time to come across a resolution. We appreciate your patience at this time!


  • Customers who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console show settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some conditions.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or reduced.

Dolby Access

  • Customers are unable to full the setup for Dolby Atmos in the app and the app is not recognizing Dolby Atmos headphones
    • Note: This is an situation with the Dolby Access app and the app developers are conscious and investigating.

My Games &amp Apps

  • Customers have reported seeing an “Xbox Events” app in their collection.
    • Note: This app will be employed to experiment with a new Events practical experience to showcase in-game events. We’ll have additional to share when the function is prepared for Preview.

Dwelling (Experiment)

  • Some customers may perhaps see a various Retailer icon on the dashboard than what ordinarily seems.
  • Some customers may perhaps see their content material blocks reset randomly through the experiment.



  • Some customers are reporting challenges producing in-game purchases in Fortnite.
    • Workaround: Reboot the console and then try to make the obtain. If you nevertheless see the behavior, make confident and report it from the console.


Voice Commands

  • Some customers are reporting powering on their console through Google Assistant or Alexa is providing an error, but then powers the console on following a delay.

Xbox Console Companion App

  • We’ve observed reports of customers getting unable to stream their Xbox console to their Windows Computer through the app.

Profile Colour

  • In some cases customers may perhaps encounter the incorrect Profile colour when powering on the console.


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