December 1, 2023

Microsoft has simply launched the November Patch Tuesday updates for Home windows 11 variations 22H2 and 23H2. As a reminder, Home windows 11 model 23H2 was launched two weeks in the past as an enablement bundle the model 22H2 of the OS, and you may get it by toggling the “Get the newest updates as quickly as they’re accessible” button in Home windows Replace.

If you happen to’re on Home windows 11 model 22H2, at this time’s Patch Tuesday replace (KB5032190) contains all the brand new options that Microsoft launched as a giant non-obligatory replace on September 26: That features Copilot in Home windows, the improved quantity mixer in Fast settings, the modernized File Explorer, the By no means Mix mode for the taskbar, and the brand new Home windows Backup app.

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This “Second 4” replace contains over 150 new options in whole, and all of them are additionally enabled by default in Home windows 11 model 23H2, which Microsoft launched on October 31. The newest model of Home windows 11, nevertheless, additionally introduced a few extra adjustments on high of the Second 4 replace: It replaces the “Chat” app that shipped with Home windows 11 with Microsoft Groups (free), and it additionally provides a brand new “system” label for Home windows 11 system elements within the Begin Menu.

Going ahead, Home windows 11 variations 23H2 and 22H2 will share the identical servicing channel. In observe, at this time’s KB5032190 replace will set up the construct 22631.2715 in the event you’re working Home windows 11 model 23H2, or the construct 22631.2715 in the event you’re nonetheless on the model 22H2 of the OS. Anyway, the discharge notes don’t point out any new options along with what Microsoft already detailed for the September 26 replace and for the discharge of Home windows 11 model 23H2.

For Home windows 10 customers, the KB5032189 replace is obtainable for the variations 22H2 and 21H2 of the OS, but it surely contains no new options. Nonetheless, a latest report urged that Microsoft could convey its new Copilot AI assistant to Home windows 10, and possibly the corporate could have some information about that at its Ignite convention this week.