Troubleshooting power management for your Surface during modern standby

As we discussed previously, Surface is in a class of devices that uses Modern Standby to give you instant sleep and faster resume times, while using far less power than the traditional S3 sleep used by most PCs. This ability keep devices protected by installing latest Windows Updates even when users are on the move…


February Updates for Surface 3 devices

We have new updates for Surface 3 devices. Starting this month, you may also notice a new file naming structure for these updates. With more and more customers choosing Surface for their organizations, we’re making this change to provide a consistent customer experience across multiple release mechanisms (like Windows Update and DLC). You’ll start to…


February Updates for Surface Pro 4, Surface Book, and Surface Pro 3 devices

We have new updates for Surface Pro 4, Surface Book and Surface Pro 3 devices. Starting this month, you may also notice a new file naming structure for these updates. With more and more customers choosing Surface for their organizations, we’re making this change to provide a consistent customer experience across multiple release mechanisms (like…


Surface Power Management with Modern Standby in Windows 10

Surface is in a class of devices that uses Modern Standbyrather than traditional S3 Sleep. This allows us to manage power consumption right down to the individual hardware components. The net effect is near instant resume times and more efficient power consumption. In today’s demo bench with Program Manager Joao Botto, we walk through the…


January Updates for Surface Book devices

We have new updates for Surface Book devices. Click the headings below to go to the specific location for your device on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device. For all devices you can follow the similar deployment process that is…


January Updates for Surface Pro 4 Devices

We have new updates for Surface Pro 4 devices. Click the heading below to go to the specific location on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device. For all devices you can follow the similar deployment process that is used for…


Mid-December Updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices

We have new updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices. Click the headings below to go to the specific location for your device on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device. For all devices you can follow the similar…


December Updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices

We have new updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices. Click the headings below to go to the specific location for your device on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device. For all devices you can follow the similar…


Mid-November updates for your Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices

We have new driver and firmware updates for Surface Pro 4 and Surface Book devices. Click the headings below to go to the specific location for your device on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device. For all devices you can…


November Updates for Surface 3 Wi-Fi and Surface 3 LTE devices

We have new updates for Surface 3 Wi-Fi and for Surface 3 LTE devices running Windows 10 and Windows 8.1. Click the headings below to go to the specific location for your device on the Download Center. At the Download Center, click Details then click + More to see all available downloads for the device….