New Preview Alpha 1805 System Update – 4/16/18

Starting at 6:00 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Rings will begin receiving the latest Xbox One system update (1805.180413-1509). We have a host of great new features that we’ll announce over the coming weeks for future 1805 builds. Stay tuned for more details.

In the meantime, read on for more about fixes and known issues in the latest system update.



Game Hubs

  • Fixed a problem in which some users receives a black screen when launching full screen Game Hubs.


  • Fixed a problem in which some users would lose Interactive channels lose functionality.


  • Fixed a problem in which some users were unable to enter a user name or credit card number using the virtual keyboard when adding a new payment option.


  • The Spotify app search function has been updated in the app and in the console platform.

 System Reliability

  • Resolved a system stability issue that could result in the console crashing when the console was in Instant on mode.


  • Fixed an issue in which users when Selecting the (B) button within settings will unsnap the app instead of displaying the Broadcast and chat section.


Known Issues:



  • Some users may experience intermittent loss of Audio with certain configurations of AV receivers with ATMOS or with changing audio configurations during console use.


  • Pi-hole users may encounter issues signing in, creating, or recovering accounts upon downloading the 1804 update. This is due to a new configuration file which is downloaded from a URL Pi-hole blocks by default.
  • Workaround: Add to the Pi-hole allowed IP address list.

Profile Color

  • Sometimes users may encounter an incorrect Profile color when powering on the console.