April Patch Tuesday

Windows 11 build 22000.613 (KB5012592) outs with new fixes

The April 2022 update for Windows 11 brings a new notification feature, security fixes, and improvements.

Windows 11 KB5012592
  • Windows 11 build 22000.613 rolls out as update KB5012592.
  • The update brings notifications improvements and a slew of fixes.
  • This release also includes the non-security changes available with KB5011563.

Microsoft has released the update KB5012592 for computers running the stable version of Windows 11 with many fixes, security patches, and new features.

The update KB5012592 bumps the version number to build 22000.613, and according to the changelogs, the update delivers the fixes and improvements available with the March 28 update preview KB5011563, plus new security improvements.

Also, starting with this rollout, Windows 11 includes a new feature that simultaneously displays up to three high-priority toast notifications for apps that send messages for calls, reminders, or alarms.

If you prefer installing the April 2022 update manually, you can download the update from the Microsoft Update Catalog website.

Update KB5012592 fixes and changes for Windows 11

These are the fixes and new features available with the latest Patch Tuesday update of Windows 11:

  • This update contains miscellaneous security improvements to internal OS functionality. No additional issues were documented for this release.
  • Displays up to three high-priority toast notifications simultaneously. This feature is for apps that send notifications for calls, reminders, or alarms using Windows notifications in the OS. As a result, up to four toast notifications might appear simultaneously–three high-priority notifications and one normal priority notification.
  • Addresses an issue that turns off auto-startup for Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps after you upgrade the OS.
  • Addresses an issue that causes SystemSettings.exe to stop working.
  • Addresses an issue that affects searchindexer.exe and prevents Microsoft Outlook’s offline search from returning recent emails.
  • Addresses an issue that increases the startup time for Windows. This issue occurs because a UI thread in a networking API stops responding when a 5G wireless wide area network (WWAN) device is slow to wake up.
  • Addresses a memory leak in the wmipicmp.dll module that causes a lot of false alarms in the System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) datacenter monitoring system.
  • Addresses an issue that incorrectly returns the Execution Policy settings from the registry.
  • Addresses an issue in which modern browsers fail to correctly render HTML that is generated by gpresult/h.
  • Addresses an issue that causes an “Access denied” exception for a file during a PowerShell test for AppLocker.
  • Addresses an issue that causes the Remote Desktop Service (RDS)server to become unstable when the number of signed in users exceeds 100. This prevents you from accessing published applications using RDS on Windows Server 2019.
  • Addresses an issue that returns an error message when you browse for a domain or organizational unit (OU). This issue occurs because of improper zeroing out of memory.
  • Addresses an issue that causes the Group Policy Management Console to stop working after you close it. The system logs Application Error Event ID 1000 and the error, 0xc0000005 (STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION); the failing module is GPOAdmin.dll.
  • Addresses an issue that might cause the Group Policy Service to stop processing telemetry information for Group Policy Registry Preferences.
  • Addresses a stop error (0xD1, DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL) in the DirectX kernel component.
  • Addresses an issue that might cause Kerberos.dll to stop working within the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS). This occurs when LSASS processes simultaneous Service for User (S4U) user-to-user (U2U) requests for the same client user.
  • Addresses an issue that affects the Key Distribution Center (KDC) Proxy. The KDC Proxy cannot properly obtain Kerberos tickets for signing in to Key Trust Windows Hello for Business.
  • Adds support for Microsoft Account (MSA) Pass-through scenarios in Azure Active Directory(AAD) Web Account Manager (WAM).
  • Addresses an issue that logs Event ID 37 during certain password change scenarios, including failover cluster name object (CNO) or virtual computer object (VCO) password changes.
  • Addresses an issue that prevents the User Account Control (UAC) dialog from correctly showing the application that is requesting elevated privileges.
  • Addresses an issue that might cause a Microsoft OneDrive file to lose focus after you rename it and press the Enter key.
  • Returns the corresponding Settings page when you search for the word widgets.
  • Addresses an issue that prevents Event 4739 from displaying the new values of certain attributes after a policy change.
  • Addresses an issue that causes the Move-ADObject command to fail when you move computer accounts across domains. The error message is, “Multiple values were specified for an attribute that can have only one value”.
  • Addresses an issue that prevents you from accessing Server Message Block (SMB) shares using an IP Address when SMB hardening is enabled.
  • Addresses an issue that causes stop error 0x1E in the SMB Server (srv2.sys).
  • Addresses an issue that causes a mismatch between NetBIOS and DNS Active Directory domain names when you create a cluster.

Install Windows 11 build 22000.613

If you want to download and install the Windows 11 build 22000.613, you will need to open the “Windows Update” settings and click the Check for Updates button.