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Amazon AppStream 2.0 Windows Image Version History

AWS publishes base images to help you create images that include your own applications. Base images include the latest Windows operating system and the AppStream 2.0 agent software. For information about the latest AppStream 2.0 software, see Amazon AppStream 2.0 Agent Version History.

The following are the latest images:

  • Base — Base-Image-Builder-1-24-2018

  • Graphics Design — Graphics-Design-Image-Builder-01-24-2018

  • Graphics Desktop — Graphics-Desktop-Image-Builder-01-24-2018

  • Graphics Pro — Graphics-Pro-Image-Builder-01-24-2018

  • Sample apps — Amazon-AppStream2-Sample-Image-06-20-2017

The latest base image released on January 24, 2018 includes the following software components:

  • Amazon SSM Agent — 2.2.93.0

  • Amazon WDDM Hook Driver — 1.0.0.50

  • EC2Config service — 4.9.2262.0

The following table describes all released images.

Release Image Description
01-24-2018
  • Base

  • Graphics Design

  • Graphics Desktop

  • Graphics Pro

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to January 5, 2018.

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates for the Spectre and Meltdown vulnerabilities.

  • Enables a default profile to be created on image builders and used for the AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) during streaming sessions.

01-01-2018
  • Base

  • Graphics Design

  • Graphics Desktop

  • Graphics Pro

  • Resolves an issue with connectivity to AppStream 2.0 instances

12-07-2017
  • Base

  • Graphics Design

  • Graphics Desktop

  • Graphics Pro

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to November 19, 2017

  • Adds support for managed AppStream 2.0 agent updates

11-13-2017
  • Base

  • Resolves an issue with Microsoft Office 365 applications not working during streaming sessions

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to October 11, 2017

09-05-2017
  • Base

  • Graphics Design

  • Graphics Desktop

  • Graphics Pro

  • New Graphics Design instance family

  • Support for On-Demand fleets

  • Updated approach for session context

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to August 9, 2017

  • Resolves an intermittent issue with applications not coming to the foreground

  • Resolves an intermittent issue with applications not appearing in tile view

07-25-2017
  • Graphics Desktop

  • Graphics Pro

  • New Graphics Desktop and Graphics Pro instance families

  • Adds support for 2 K resolution

07-24-2017
  • Base

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to July 13, 2017

  • Adds support for Microsoft Active Directory domains

06-20-2017
  • Base

  • Sample apps

  • Optimizes application launch performance

  • Resolves an issue with applications not displaying in tile view

  • Resolves an issue with applications displaying in tile view only

  • Resolves an issue with applications displaying multiple times in tile view

  • Resolves an issue with recently launched application windows not appearing in the foreground

  • Resolves an issue with page margins when printing

05-18-2017
  • Base

  • Sample apps

  • Adds support for Amazon AppStream 2.0 Home Folders

  • Includes Microsoft Windows updates up to May 16, 2017

  • Resolves an intermittent network issue that affects internet connections from streaming instances

  • Resolves an issue with application tiles not functioning correctly