The update that is presented itself is update KB5022906 which, together with this update, builds of Windows 11 will change to 19042.2673, 19044.2673 and 19045.2673, according to the version of Windows 10 that the user is currently using.
As for the improvements that are presented alone, this update brings a number of improvements including fixed IE Mode issuerepair hyperlinks that doesn’t work when working in Microsoft Excel, and other fixes that include:
- New! This update improves your experience when you use Windows Spotlight on your lock screen. The informational links open faster.
- This update addresses an issue that affects IE mode. The text on the status bar is not always visible.
- This update addresses accessibility issues. They affect Narrator on the Settings home page.
- This update addresses an issue that stops hyperlinks from working in Microsoft Excel.
- This update addresses an issue that affects a certain streaming app. The issue stops video playback after an advertisement plays in the app.
Meanwhile, specifically for the Windows 10 Enterprise, Education and Windows 10 IoT Enterprise versions, there are a number of other improvements which include:
- This update addresses an issue that affects the Appx State Repository. When you remove a user profile, the cleanup is incomplete. Because of this, its database grows as time passes. This growth might cause delays when users sign in to multi-user environments like FSLogix.
- This update affects the United Mexican States. This update supports the government’s daylight saving time change order for 2023.
- This update addresses a resource conflict issue between two or more threads (known as a deadlock). This deadlock affects COM+ applications.
- This update addresses an issue that affects cbs. log. This issue logs messages that are not error messages in cbs. log.
- This update improves how the Remove-Item cmdlet works for Microsoft OneDrive folders.
- This update addresses an issue that affects AppV. It stops file names from having the correct letter case (uppercase or lowercase).
- This update addresses an issue that affects Microsoft Edge. The issue removes conflicting policies for Microsoft Edge. This happens when you set the MDMWinsOverGPFlag in a Microsoft Intune tenant and Intune detects a policy conflict.
- This update addresses an issue that affects Azure Active Directory (Azure AD). Using a provisioning package for bulk provisioning fails.
- This update addresses an issue that affects MSInfo.exe. It does not correctly report the enforcement status of the Windows Defender Application Control (WDAC) user mode policy.
- This update addresses an issue that affects the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS). LSASS might stop responding. This occurs after you run Sysprep on a domain-joined machine.
- This update addresses an issue that affects virtual machines (VM). They stop responding when you add a new disk to a storage pool in thin provisioning scenarios.
So this update itself is an update previewsso you can freely get or miss this update, but if you miss it, usually the contents of this update will be presented at cumulative updates the next month, so all the improvements presented here you will still get in the end.
For those of you who want to get this update, on Windows 10, you just have to go to the Settings page > Update & security > Windows Update > Check for updates, then download the KB5022906 update available there.