December 1, 2023

Microsoft has launched right now the October 2023 Patch Tuesday updates for Home windows 11 and Home windows 10. For Home windows 11 customers operating the model 22H2 of the OS, right now’s replace (KB5030310) doesn’t embrace all the brand new options from the Home windows 11 Fall Replace launched on September 26. The latter remains to be an non-obligatory replace you can get by toggling the “Get the newest updates as quickly as they’re out there” choice in Home windows Replace.

The adjustments on this month’s Patch Tuesday updates are fairly minor. There’s a single new function Home windows 11 model 22H2 with really useful web sites now exhibiting up within the Really useful part of the Begin Menu. For those who don’t need to see this, you may disable these really useful web sites in Settings > Personalization > Begin, whereas IT professionals can disable it on managed units with a devoted coverage.

The KB5030310 replace additionally addresses a problem inflicting PCs to indicate a clean window with the title title “Home windows Enter Expertise” when resuming from sleep. Moreover, Microsoft mounted a bug inflicting the search button within the taskbar to vanish when interacting with the search field flyout.

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This month, Microsoft additionally mounted two notable bugs on Home windows 11 variations 22H2 and 21H2: If Microsoft Defender has prevented you from utilizing your USB printer, that ought to not be the case. Furthermore, Microsoft mounted a problem inflicting Home windows to cease responding once you’re attempting to entry OneDrive information which have been compressed by NTFS.

Immediately additionally marks the top of assist for the Dwelling, Professional, Professional Schooling, and Professional for Workstation editions of Home windows 11 model 21H2. Microsoft will proceed to assist the remaining editions of the unique model of Home windows 11, however for everybody else, it’s time to maneuver on to Home windows 11 model 22H2. The model 23H2 of the OS, which is now out there within the Launch Preview ring forward of its public launch later this 12 months, may also reboot the assist cycle for the OS.