Microsoft Confirms a Windows 10 Version 1809 Bug, Says Fix Is Coming in 2019
Microsoft has confirmed another issue in Windows 10 October 2018 Update (version 1809), and shockingly, the company says a fix would only ship in 2019.
Due to this bug, mapped drives may fail to reconnect after starting and logging into Windows, and Microsoft says the problem exists on Windows 10 version 1809, Windows Server 2019, and Windows Server version 1809.
The easiest way to determine whether the bug is impacting your system too is to check File Explorer, as a red X appears on the mapped network drives, the company says.
Furthermore, if the issue exists on the device, your mapped network drives are listed as unavailable whenever you run the “net use” command from Command Prompt.
And the last symptom can be observed in the notification area, as there’s a notification that tells you Windows “could not reconnect all network drives.”
Don’t hold your breath for a fix
While a fix is not available just yet, Microsoft says a workaround does exis… (read more)