A fresh Xbox One Preview build is bringing fixes for sign-in, start-up and more

The Xbox One Preview continues to be updated frequently ahead of the public roll-out of Arena, Clubs, Looking For Group, and various other features contained in this update wave. Most of the updates now simply contain fixes, and today's build will polish up the start-up experience, fix issues with signing-in and a bug with the friends list.

You can trigger the update manually via the System settings, otherwise the new build will roll out at 2 PM PDT.


  • OS version released: rs1_xbox_rel_1610.161026-1900
  • Available: 2:00PM PDT 10/29 (9:00PM GMT 29/10)   FIXES:

Power & Start up

  • Resolved an issue which could cause system updates to stop at 91%, and the console to boot to a green screen for several minutes after attempting to restart.   Sign-in
  • Fixed an issue which sometimes prevented certain users from signing in with their profile.   Friends
  • Resolved an issue which could sometimes cause online friends to appear under the Offline list in the Guide.   KNOWN ISSUES:


  • In order to continue developing new features and fixing issues with Clubs, over the last 24 hours all existing content in Club chat channels was cleared; this includes all conversations and text.

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