1.    05 Mar 2017 #1
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    Features that are removed or deprecated in Windows 10 Creators Update


    The following features and functionalities in the Windows 10 Creators Update edition (to be released on April 2017) have either been removed from the product in the current release (“Removed”) or are not in active development and are planned for potential removal in subsequent releases (“Deprecated”).

    This list is intended for IT professionals who are updating operating systems in a commercial environment. The plan and list are subject to change and may not include every deprecated feature or functionality. For more details about a listed feature or functionality and its replacement, see the documentation for that feature.

    Removed and deprecated features

    Feature
    Removed
    Deprecated
    Apndatabase.xml is being replaced by the COSA database. Therefore, some constructs will no longer function. This includes Hardware ID, incoming SMS messaging rules in mobile apps, a list of privileged apps in mobile apps, autoconnect order, APN parser, and CDMAProvider ID.
    X
    Apps Corner
    X
    By default, Flash autorun in Edge is turned off. Use the Click-to-Run (C2R) option instead. (This setting can be changed by the user.)
    X
    Interactive Service Detection Service
    X
    Microsoft Paint for languages that are not on the full localization list
    X
    NPN support in TLS (superseded by ALPN)
    X
    Reading List
    X
    Tile Data Layer
    X
    TLS DHE_DSS ciphers DisabledByDefault
    X
    Windows Information Protection "AllowUserDecryption" policy
    X
    WSUS for Windows Mobile, updates are being transitioned o the new Unified Update Platform (UUP)
    X
    TCPChimney
    X
    IPsec task offload
    X

    Source: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/...reators-update
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  2.    08 Mar 2017 #2
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    Maybe this is an opportunity to find out from the Gurus why the term " deprecate" is used when talking about software and software features.

    According to the dictionaries I have, "deprecate" means two things:

    verb: express disapproval of, and;
    verb: another term for "depreciate".

    Neither of these two definitions seem to fit what is implied by MS in this information document. So why use the term?

    Next and more to the point of this information document.

    By default, Flash autorun in Edge is turned off. Use the Click-to-Run (C2R) option instead. (This setting can be changed by the user.)
    Does this mean that control over flash autorun is now removed from the user, or, does it mean flash will no longer be supported within Edge altogether?
    Last edited by Geoff Daniell; 08 Mar 2017 at 10:16.
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  3.    08 Mar 2017 #3
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    Quote Originally Posted by Geoff Daniell View Post
    Maybe this is an opportunity to find out form the Gurus why the term " deprecate" is used when talking about software and software features.

    According to the dictionaries I have, "deprecate" means two things:

    verb: express disapproval of, and;
    verb: another term for "depreciate".

    Neither of these two definitions seem to fit what is implied by MS in this information document. So why use the term?

    Next and more to the point of this information document.



    Does this mean that control over flash autorun is now removed from the user, or, does it mean flash will no longer be supported within Edge altogether?
    See item 3 - languages evolve

    Deprecated - definition of deprecated by The Free Dictionary

    dep·re·cate

    (dĕp′rĭ-kāt′)tr.v. de·pre·cat·ed, de·pre·cat·ing, de·pre·cates1. To express disapproval of; deplore.
    2. To belittle; depreciate.
    3. Computers To mark (a component of a software standard) as obsolete to warn against its use in the future so thatit may be phased out.

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  4.    08 Mar 2017 #4
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    His Google kung foo is strong.
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