Windows 11 version 22H2, the annual Windows 11 update for 2022 was made public by Microsoft recently. This major update brings many desired changes and new features along with itself. But the roll-out being phased it was not available for many Windows 11 users worldwide. Microsoft has now expanded the Windows 11 version 22H2 availability.
In this hands-on article we have covered the top features and changes brought by the Windows 11 version 22H2. As per the latest information provided by Microsoft 22H2 update is now available for all who check for updates on eligible Windows devices.
Though the update may still not be available in case of a “safeguard hold” put by Microsoft. For such Windows 11 PCs, the update 22H2 won’t be offered until the issue is resolved.
Current status as of October 4, 2022 (PT)We are entering a new phase of the rollout for Windows 11, version 22H2 and we are increasing its availability to all who check for updates on eligible Windows devices. Note that, if we detect that your device might have an issue, such as an application incompatibility, we might put a safeguard hold in place and not offer the update until that issue is resolved. Information regarding safeguard holds is available below on this page.Users who are interested in experiencing the latest feature update can choose to do so by opening Windows Update Settings and selecting Check for updates. If your device is ready, you will see the option to Download and install. For more information on this update experience, watch this video.If you are using Windows 10, you can check if your device is eligible for the upgrade to Windows 11 by using the PC Health Check app or checking Windows 11 specs, features, and computer requirements. For more information on the Windows 11 upgrade experience for Window 10 devices, watch this video