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How to get the Windows 10 May 2021 Update

May 18, 2021

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The Windows 10 May 2021 Update - also known as Windows 10, version 21H1 - is now available!

Keep in mind that you may not see the "Download and install" option on your device, as we are initially throttling up availability those seeking the update over the coming weeks. In addition, your device might have a compatibility issue for which we will apply a safeguard hold until we are confident that you will have a good update experience. For more details, see this Windows blog:

To learn more about the new and updated features in Windows 10, visit