Windows 10's Creators Update arrives on April 11th

How to download the Windows 10 Creators Update right now

The update brings a new Paint 3D app which can easily create 3D objects from scratch.

Open up the Settings app on Windows 10, select Update & security, and then click the Windows Insider Program heading which should have magically appeared.

In just shy of two weeks, on April 11, Microsoft will begin rolling out the Windows 10 Creators Update, a major update for Windows 10 that brings with it several improvements and new features. Extras for Edge Microsoft Edge is another important feature of the Creators Update.

The new capabilities coming with the Windows 10 Creators Update include faster Microsoft Edge browser, additional security and privacy protections, simpler game broadcasting with Beam, and 3D designing for everyone.

Computer displays emit blue light, which can keep you awake at night.

"The Creators Update is created to spark and unleash creativity", says Microsoft on their blog, "bringing 3D and mixed reality to everyone and enabling every gamer to be a broadcaster".

But what if you'd rather get the Windows 10 Creators Update as soon as possible, caution be damned? The Creators update not only fixes bugs and performance issues but it also comes bundled with new features and is aimed at helping the creative workforce including architects, inventors, educators and students. Microsoft are also laying the groundwork in their flagship OS for the future of mixed reality for the prospective $299 headsets set to ship from Acer, Asus, Dell, HP and Lenovo later this year. We have all been accustomed to using specialized apps and even devices for reading e-books.

Much of that, though, has already been shown off, as has "Game Mode".

Creators Update is a massive leap for Microsoft. It is expected that Microsoft will engage once again in a staged rollout of the update similar to its earlier update iterations and the Windows 10 upgrade itself.

With the Windows 10 Game Mode, the system will now monitor resources that go into a gameplay and will automatically configure the game to run at the highest frame rate.

The Creators Update will be released as a free Windows 10 upgrade on April 11. The Creators Update, asserted Mehdi: "makes it easier than ever to manage your privacy with Windows 10 and other Microsoft services with a new set up experience that lets you choose the settings" that are right for Microsoft you.

Game Mode is another new Windows 10 feature arriving with the Creators Update that optimises Windows 10 PC to provide a better, more consistent gaming experience.

After upgrading, Windows 10 users can also use Windows Hello together with a paired iPhone, Android or Windows Phone device.

"We got feedback galore from Insiders saying 'you know what, I love to read on my Windows tablet or my Windows Surface device and I would love to be able to actually read books in Edge, ' " she explained.

"Screen time limits", meanwhile, will enable control-freak parents to limit the time their children can spend playing games across both their PC and Xbox console.

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