Microsoft is rolling out a big incremental upgrade to Windows 11 2022 Update (version 22H2). The new build is tagged with build number 22621.607 and is available to those running the Windows 11 2022 Update with the chosen release preview channel in the Windows Insider Program. And the best thing is that it fixes a host of issues on Windows 11, read on to know more about the new update.
The best thing about this upgrade is that it also brings recently released features to the beta channel with build number 22622.601. Apart from this, the update fixes the Microsoft Store update failed issue, Microsoft Store and Microsoft Office 365 app signing issue, time start date update summer in chile, improvements to windows search service, task manager stopped working on light and dark. fashion, and more.
According to the release notes shared by Microsoft, the update fixes tabs session reloading in IE mode, duplicate print queue issue, adding more dynamic Widgets content to your taskbar with a notification badge, etc.
Here is the full list of changes in Windows 11 build 22621.607 update.
- We fixed an issue that affected some apps that weren’t signed by the Microsoft Store. You must reinstall them after upgrading the operating system.
- We fixed issues that caused Microsoft Store updates to fail.
- We fixed an issue that prevented you from signing in to various Microsoft Office 365 applications. This affects Outlook, Word, Teams, etc.
- We’ve updated the start date for Daylight Savings Time in Chile. It will start on September 11, 2022 instead of September 4, 2022.
- We fixed an issue affecting the Windows Search service. This slows down the indexing progress of the service.
- We fixed an issue that affected some processors. This issue occurs when you enable Hyper-V and Kernel Direct Memory Access (DMA) protections.
- We fixed an issue that affected the static IP address of a network. The problem makes the configuration of the static IP address inconsistent. For this reason, NetworkAdapterConfiguration() fails sporadically.
- We fixed an issue that affects Task Manager. It stops working when you switch between light and dark mode or change the accent color.
- We fixed an issue affecting the font of three Chinese characters. When you bold these characters, the width size is incorrect.
- We fixed an issue affecting graphics drivers that use d3d9on12.dll.
- We have reduced the power used by the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol on some devices when in sleep mode.
- We fixed an issue that caused tabs in a session’s IE mode to reload.
- We fixed an issue affecting window.open in IE mode.
- We fixed an issue that successfully opened a browser window in IE mode to view a PDF file. Later, browsing to another site in IE mode in the same window fails.
- We fixed an issue that affected Microsoft’s Japanese Input Method Editor (IME). Text conversion fails when using certain third-party virtual desktops.
- We fixed an issue that could cause an app to become unresponsive. This can happen when the input queue overflows.
- We fixed an issue that affected XML Paper Specification (XPS) viewers. This may prevent you from opening XPS files in some languages other than English. These include some Japanese and Chinese character encodings. This issue affects XPS and Open XPS (OXPS) files.
- We fixed an issue that created a duplicate print queue. Because of this, the original print queue stops working.
- We fixed an issue that could bypass MSHTML and ActiveX rules for Windows Defender Application Control (WDAC).
- We fixed an issue that affected the Miracast UI. Sometimes it closes too early when streaming to devices that use the DeviceObjectType:Aep.
- We’ve added more dynamic Widgets content to your taskbar with notification badges. When you open the Widgets table, a banner appears at the top of the table. It provides more information about what triggered the notification badge.
- We fixed an issue that affects the SharedPC Account Manager. The issue prevents it from deleting many accounts while cleaning.
- We fixed an issue that caused LogonUI.exe to stop working. For this reason, you cannot close the lock screen to view the credentials screen.
- We fixed an issue that affected Dual SIM calls. If you do not select a SIM card on your phone and initiate a call on your device, Dual SIM functionality does not work.
- We fixed an issue that affects the FindNextFileNameW() There could be a memory leak.
- We fixed an issue that affected robocopy. Robocopy fails to set a file to the correct modification time when using /IS
- We fixed an issue that affects cldflt.sys. A Stop error occurs when used with Microsoft OneDrive.
- We fixed an issue that affected roaming user profiles. After logging in or out, some of your settings are not restored.
- We fixed an issue that affects the LanmanWorkstation service. There is a memory leak when you mount a network drive.
If you are a Windows 11 Insider in the Build Preview Channel and already on build 22H2, you will get this new build 22621.607 on your PC. You can also check for the update manually in Settings > Windows Update. And once you click on check for updates, it will show the new version which you can download and install on your PC. Or you can follow this guide.
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