Microsoft released the updates KB4057142, KB4057144 and KB4073290 on January 17th, 2017 for the company's Windows 10 operating system.
One of the updates, KB4073290, addresses the unbootable state issue for select AMD devices after installing the January 3 update KB4056892. The company released updates for affected Windows 7, Windows 8.1 and Windows Server systems yesterday already.
The two remaining updates, KB4057142 and KB4057144 are cumulative updates for Windows 10 version 1607 and 1703.
KB4073290 is an update for Windows 10 version 1709 that patches the unbootable state issue that select AMD devices were stuck in after installing the January 3 security update for the device.
The update suffers from the same lack of actionable information that yesterday's updates for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 suffered from. Should you install only this update? And how should you do so if the system won't boot? What about the January 3 patch, does it still need to be installed?
This update patches a large number of issues in Windows 10 version 1607. It brings the build number to 14393.2034. It addresses the unbootable state issue but patches lots of other issues on top of that.
KB4057144is an update for Windows 10 version 1703. It patches the unbootable state issue as well on the version of Windows 10, and addresses the following issues on top of that:
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