A new update has begun to roll out to Preview Alpha Insiders on Microsoft’s Xbox One consoles today. The update, 1802.180131-1450, fixes two bugs with the Mixer app, improves overall console performance and party chat, and corrects a bug relating to the new Light and Dark UI themes. Here’s the full version notes.
Fixed an issue which caused the Mixer app to crash when connecting a headset while the app is in use.
Resolved an issue which sometimes caused degraded console performance in games, apps, and on the dashboard.
Miscellaneous performance improvements for party chat.
Additional fixes to address an issue which caused switching between Light and Dark themes to occur at incorrect times.
Games that are installed fail to launch. Workaround: If the games are installed to an external drive please copy the game to the internal drive or attempt to delete the title and redownload to fix the launch error.
We are investigating the inaccurate RGB colors that have been reported when displaying in 4K HDR mode when playing a UHD disc.
- The left and right navigation for selecting date and time during Tournament creation is currently reversed when the console language is set to Arabic or Hebrew.
- Left and right navigation in Tournament twists is reversed when the console language is set to Arabic or Hebrew.
- Left and right navigation in the bracket view of Tournaments is reversed when the console language is set to Arabic or Hebrew.
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Xbox Insiders are regular Xbox One console owners who volunteer to help test features and updates before they’re rolled out to the average user. Are you an Xbox Insider? Let us know what you think of your latest update in the comments below.Further reading: Microsoft, Xbox, Xbox Insiders, Xbox One