Xbox Insider – Alpha Skip Ahead Release Notes (2004.191216-0000)

Hey Alpha Skip Ahead ring user! Today’s Xbox Insider release notes introduce the latest fixes, known issues, and features to your console. As of 2:00 p.m. PT Today, users will receive the latest Xbox One system update from 2004 (Build: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_2004 19041.1229.191216-0000). Read on for more details.

System Update Details:

  • OS version released: RS_XBOX_RELEASE_2004 19041.1229.191216-0000
  • Available: 2:00 p.m. PT – December 17, 2019
  • mandatory: 3:00 p.m. PT – December 18, 2019

Corrections for Alpha Skip Ahead

We have received your feedback and are happy to announce that the following fixes have been implemented for this build from 2004:

Party Chat

  • Users should no longer appear in game chat when in group chat.
  • Group chat overlay should allow users to mute or unmute members of the group.


  • Various updates to correctly reflect the local languages ​​in the console.

Alpha Skip Ahead known issues

We believe that some issues have been identified in previous Xbox Insider release notes. These issues aren’t ignored, but Xbox engineers need more time to find a solution. We thank you for your patience!


  • Users with Dolby Atmos enabled and console display settings set to 120 Hz at 36 bits per pixel (12 bits) may experience audio loss from Dolby Atmos in some situations.
    • bypass: Disable 120 Hz or set Video Fidelity to 30 bits per pixel (10 bits) or lower.

Home (try)

  • Users may see the images for ads on the dashboard cut off or truncated.


  • Users report that they cannot send voice messages in the parties.
    • Workaround: Send the message when you are not in the party chat.

My games & apps

  • The selection of the tile size in the collection is reset to “Large” in some sections.

the settings

  • Some users have reported that 3D display mode does not work with supported content.

profile Color

  • Sometimes users may come across the wrong profile color when turning on the console.

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