Update: Microsoft has now released Windows 11 update KB5008295 to all devices running Windows 11. The update brings fixes for Windows 11 known issues. A recently acknowledged issue that prevents some users from opening or using certain built-in Windows apps is fixed by this update.

Check the full changelog of Windows 11 update KB5008295 below. Microsoft earlier released this update to insiders in Beta and Release Preview channels. As mentioned by Microsoft in its official blog post for this update, it doesn’t bring any change in the Build number.

This update includes the following improvements:

  • We fixed a known issue that might prevent some users from opening or using certain built-in Windows apps or parts of some built-in apps. This issue occurs because of a Microsoft digital certificate that expired October 31, 2021. This issue might affect the following applications:
    • Snipping Tool
    • Touch Keyboard, Voice Typing, and Emoji Panel
    • Input Method Editor user interface (IME UI)
    • Getting started and Tips
  • We fixed a known issue that prevents the Start menu and Settings app from opening as expected (S-mode only).

Please note: After installing KB5008295, the build number will not be revised or show as updated in “winver” or other areas in the OS. To confirm this update is installed, please check Settings > Windows Update > Update history.

Download link:

You can download and manually install Windows 11 update KB5008295 by clicking here.