Windows 10 May 2020 Update is now available to anyone who wants to download it manually, but in addition to the new features and enhancements it brings, there are some well-known issues that you should know before updating.
Below are some of the issues that have already been identified by Microsoft, but there are many more you should be aware of as they cause BSODs errors (from Blue Screen of Death). For the full image visit the link at the end of the post.
The following known issues could cause BSOD once Windows 10 May 2020 Update is installed:
- Errors or issues during or after updating devices with some Conexant audio drivers
- Problems connecting or disconnecting a Thunderbolt dock
- Problem with older drivers for Nvidia Screen Adapters (GPUs)
Error with Conexant drivers occurs immediately after update to version 2004 and may result in BSOD
The affected driver is called Conexant HDAudio Driver and you can check it in Device Manager (Sound, video and game controllers) The affected versions are 18.104.22.168, 22.214.171.124 or 126.96.36.199 to 8.66.89.00 for chdrt64 .sys or chdrt32.sys, ”says Microsoft.
As for the problem with Thunderbolt, Microsoft reports that it occurs when a Thunderbolt dock is used on a device with DMA Kernel protection enabled and the Windows Hypervisor platform disabled.
In all cases, Microsoft is aware of the above issues and is expected to release the necessary updates.
Read all the known topics as mentioned by Microsoft from the following link