Mysterious KB4056254 Patch Released to Fix Windows Update on Windows 10
Microsoft released a silent update on June 15 that’s specifically aimed at Windows 10 computers where Windows Update previously experienced issues that could prevent an upgrade.
Called Windows 10 update facilitation service, the patch is listed as KB4056254 and is aimed at all versions of the operating system up to 1703 (Creators Update).
As noted on AskWoody, this particular update is supposed to fix Windows Update issues on systems running Windows 10 Home or Pro version 1507 (original Windows release), 1511 (November Update), 1607 (Anniversary Update), and 1703 (Creators Update).
“This update includes files and resources to address issues affecting background update processes in the Windows Update servicing stack. Maintaining Window Update service health and p… (read more)