New Preview Alpha Ring 1804 System Update – 4/8/18

This post has been republished via RSS; it originally appeared at: Xbox Wire.

Starting at 7 p.m. PDT today, members of the Xbox One Preview Alpha Ring will begin receiving the latest Xbox One system update (1804.180407-1335). Read on for more about fixes and known issues in the latest system update and to learn about another opportunity to notify Team Xbox about potential audio issues.



Activity Feed

  • Fixed an issue in which users would receive a “Something went wrong” error message when sharing game clips and captures through Twitter.

App Stability

  • Fixed an issue in which a user would be using an app such as Netflix or Hulu would logout then unable to launch the app again until they power cycled.


  • Fixed an issue in which some users would experience loss of system sounds on Home.

 Game Hub

  • Fixed an issue in which users some users with High Contrast enabled could not see active Club counts and Looking For Group (LFG) post counts.

 Game Installation

  • Resolved an issue which prevented some users from installing certain Games (Minecraft and Fallout Shelter), and received no notifications of the installation failure.

 Loss of Home Navigation playing Guitar Hero

  • Fixed an issue in which users some users playing Guitar Hero with a Guitar Hero controller would return to Home and be unable to perform any navigation with their controller.

Mixer Crowd Control

  • Fixed an issue when a user used the co-pilot for extended sessions the feature would stop working.

 My Games and Apps Collection

  • You should no longer encounter an issue with My Games and Apps appearing empty or non-functional when launched.

 Settings – Privacy

  • Fixed an issue in which some users could not view or change Privacy Settings.

 System Reliability

  • Resolved a system stability issue that could result in apps crashing when multiple games or apps are running.

Video Playback

  • Fixed issues with the UHD version of Disney’s latest BD-disc “Thor:Ragnarok” disc in which playback would hang towards the end of the movie.


Known Issues:



  • 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.


  • Hulu app volume is lower than expected—the Hulu team is working on an app update.

Audio Issues Help Needed

  • We need your help if you are experiencing any audio issues on the console!
  • If you experience any loss of audio on Home or in games and apps please use Report a problem and provide as much detail as possible please including:
    • TV make and model
    • Audio receiver or headset make and model
    • Duration and frequency of the issue (How long did the issue occur? How often?)
    • A video of the issue including audio if possible – please post a link to the video in your bug or we can direct message you for it.




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