Rumor: Windows 8.1 Update 2 arrives August 12




Microsoft releases Windows 8.1 Update 2 on August 12 as part of its monthly “patch tuesday”, according to an update notification that publishes a Russian site. The update would also stability problems and other bugs to resolve. Mainly

The Russian site PCPortal has in the past been more Windows information right out before the official announcements were made, and now publishes a member of the site a screenshot of an update message that appears to come from Microsoft. Neowin discovered the posting. According to the report there will be August 12 ‘August Update with new functionality and features. It would be a standalone update that coincides with patch tuesday of August: the second Tuesday of the month when Microsoft holds its patch rounds.

Windows 8.1 Update 2 would only have to solve security issues and stability improvements should bring. This update of Update 1, who brought new functionality varies. Microsoft would also give much publicity to the release of Update 2. Really big changes come at a later date, probably in 2015, with the release of a version internally at Microsoft known as “Threshold.” That version will also contain the start menu ‘old style’ with a list of applications and the Live Tiles of Modern UI environment.

Windows 8 Update 2 August 12, 2014

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