How to Fix Errors on Surface Book Running Windows 10 Spring Creators Update

If you encounter problems and system instability on your Surface Book running on Windows 10 Spring Creators Update in Release Preview builds, check this out to get it fixed.

The Original Surface Book

Microsoft started rolling out the Windows 10 with version 1803 to Windows Insider users in Release Preview ring last week. For Surface Book users, if you have updated to the version in the Release Preview ring, you might notice system instability and problems when detaching the tablet section from the base.

Along with the new Cumulative Update 10.0.17133.73 build for Release Preview, Microsoft also forces you to install a firmware update labeled as “Surface – System – 3/4/2017 12:00:00 AM –” to fix those problems.

Surface Firmware Update for Surface Book March 2018

Important This updates only show up while you still choose to get Insider Preview builds. For most users that chose to stop getting the preview builds, you will need to rejoin the Program again to get this firmware update.

How to Get the Firmware Update

You can get this new Firmware Update by:

  • Go to Start > Settings > Update & security > Windows Update
  • Click on Check for updates