Xbox Insider Release Notes – Alpha Ring (1911.191104-1945)

Hey Alpha ring users! Today’s Xbox Insider Release Notes highlight the latest fixes, known issues, and features coming to your console. Starting at 2:00 p.m. PT today, users will receive the latest 1911 Xbox One system update (build: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_1911\18363.8115.191104-1945). Keep reading for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: 19H1_RELEASE_XBOX_DEV_1911\18363.8115.191104-1945
  • Available: 2:00 p.m. PT – November 6, 2019
  • Mandatory: 3:00 a.m. PT – November 7, 2019

System Update

Fixes for Alpha

We’ve heard your feedback, and we’re happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this 1911 build:

Game Pass

  • Users should no longer have issues navigating away from the Game Pass tab.


  • Various UI fixes with Light Theme enabled.


  • Fixed an issue where the dashboard would fail to load after exiting a game/app.


  • Various updates to properly reflect local languages across the console.

Xbox Insider Release Notes

Known Issues for Alpha

We understand some issues have been listed in previous Xbox Insider Release Notes. These issues aren’t being ignored, but it will take Xbox engineers more time to find a solution. We appreciate your patience at this time!


  • Users who have Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120hz with 36 bits per pixel (12-bit) are experiencing loss of Dolby Atmos audio in some situations.
    • Workaround: Disable 120hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10-bit) or lower.

Dolby Access

  • Users are unable to complete the setup for Dolby Atmos in the app and the app is not recognizing Dolby Atmos headphones.
    • Note: This is an issue with the Dolby Access app and the app developers are aware and investigating.


  • Some users have reported seeing a “Something Went Wrong” error message when restarting the console after an update.
    • Workaround: Restart the console via the power menu by holding the Xbox button on the controller.

Home (Experiment)

  • Some users may see their content blocks reset randomly during the experiment.
  • Users may see the images for ads on the dashboard looking cropped or cutoff.

My Games & Apps

  • Users have reported seeing duplicate versions of games/apps in their collection.


  • Users are reporting that their badge showing Xbox Live tenure is not displaying.
    • Note: This is a known issue unrelated to Preview and is being investigated.

 Plex App

  • Users have reported playback is buffering constantly while streaming content.

Profile Color

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

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