Microsoft has launched the February 2023 non-obligatory cumulative updates for all editions of Home windows 11 22H2 and all supported Home windows 10 variations.
The KB5022905 Windows 11 non-security release comes with 13 bug fixes and enhancements, together with a sophisticated auto-learning characteristic for facial recognition and fixing an IE mode subject the place the textual content on the standing bar just isn’t at all times seen.
It additionally addresses points inflicting hyperlinks to cease working in Microsoft Excel and erroneously setting the system Coloration filters to Grayscale as a substitute of Inverted.
KB5022905 is a month-to-month “C” replace designed to assist Home windows admins take a look at fixes and enhancements that may roll out to all customers with the March 2023 Patch Tuesday.
Nevertheless, in contrast to Patch Tuesday updates, non-security preview releases like this one are non-obligatory and don’t comprise safety updates.
You may set up the KB5022905 preview replace by going into Settings > Home windows Replace and clicking the ‘Verify for Updates’ button.
Provided that it is an non-obligatory Home windows replace, you have to manually set up it by clicking the ‘Obtain and set up’ button (preview updates solely set up routinely on Home windows Insider builds).
It’s also possible to manually obtain and set up the KB5022905 from the Microsoft Update Catalog.
What’s new on this preview replace
The Home windows 11 KB5022905 preview launch comes with extra fixes and enhancements, with a few of the extra notable ones highlighted under:
- This replace addresses a problem that impacts Azure Lively Listing (Azure AD). Utilizing a provisioning bundle for bulk provisioning fails.
- This replace addresses a problem that impacts the Native Safety Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS). LSASS may cease responding. This happens after you run Sysprep on a domain-joined machine.
- This replace addresses a problem that impacts parity digital disks. Utilizing Server Supervisor to create them fails.
- This replace addresses a problem that impacts a sure streaming app. The difficulty stops video playback after an commercial performs within the app.
The corporate added that it is unaware of any points affecting this replace.
Microsoft additionally warned on Wednesday that that is the final preview replace of the 12 months, with no different non-security updates to be launched throughout December.
“After March 2023, there are not any extra non-obligatory, non-security preview releases for the supported editions of Home windows 10, model 20H2 and Home windows 10, model 21H2,” Microsoft said.
“Solely cumulative month-to-month safety updates (often known as the ‘B’ or Replace Tuesday launch) will proceed for these variations. Home windows 10, model 22H2 will proceed to obtain safety and non-obligatory releases.”