The company said the new update will expand Amazon App Store Preview to international markets, built-in Game Pass for Windows 11, new accessibility features, advanced security updates and more.
“Our approach to launching Windows 11 builds on our well-established update systems and processes. The measured, phased rollout will deliver update via Windows Update when data shows your device is ready, as our goal is to provide a quality update experience”, Jean CableVice President, Program Management, Windows Maintenance and delivery, said in a blog post.
“We will initially increase the availability of the offer during the first few weeks, as we monitor quality signals. If we detect that your device may have an issue, such as app incompatibility, we may set up a backup and not offer the update until this issue is resolved,” Cable added.
Eligible users can choose to install the new update by opening Windows Update settings and selecting Check for updates.
The company said it was announcing a new set of experiences, including the Tabbed file explorer, considered part of the 2022 update for all editions, which will be ready in October.
Microsoft mentioned that it has planned a timed gradual rollout with the optional non-security October preview release for these features, and then they will be widely available in the November 2022 security update release. .
It also reduced the feature update download size by 450MB for many users.
“We also reduced the download and installation time of the Monthly Cumulative Update, as well as reclaimed hundreds of megabytes of disk footprint to give back to the user. Learn more about these improvements,” said the society.