Windows 11 build 22499.1000

Build of Nickel
OS family
ArchitectureAMD64, ARM64
Timebomb2022-09-15 (+314 days)
Works in
Home (N, Single Language, China)
SE (N)
Pro (N, Single Language, China)
Pro Education (N)
Pro for Workstations (N)
Education (N)
Enterprise (Evaluation, G, GN, N, N Evaluation)
IoT Enterprise
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Windows 11 build 22499.1000 is the eleventh Insider Preview build of Nickel, the 22H2 development semester of Windows as a service. It was released to Windows Insiders in the Dev Channel on 10 November 2021.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Shell[edit | edit source]

  • The ability to share the content from open app windows directly from the taskbar to any Microsoft Teams meeting call has been added.
  • The keyboard focus visuals in Task View and Alt+Tab have become a little more prominent.

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

  • The backend dictionaries for several languages has been updated in order to improve the accuracy of the touch keyboard's text suggestions and autocorrect.
  • When taking a screenshot of a UWP app by pressing the New button in Snipping Tool, Snipping Tool should come into the foreground once the snip is done.

Bugfixes[edit | edit source]

  • Addressed an issue that was causing clipboard history to unexpectedly be blank even if it's enabled and should contain content.
  • Addressed an issue where clicking .GIF in the emoji panel doesn't insert them into supporting apps.
  • Addressed an issue when changing accent color the accents, the accents in the emoji panel would get stuck with the old color.
  • Fixed a crash caused by the previous version of Microsoft Pinyin IME.
  • Mitigated an explorer.exe crash that was happening sometimes recently related to touch keyboard usage.
  • A fix has been made to address another issue where explorer.exe would crash when holding down Alt and pressing F4 after pressing Alt+Tab.
  • Fixed a Settings app crash that could happen when trying to check remote sound properties while accessing a PC over Remote Desktop.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing some clipping / unexpected zoom when going through OOBE on some ultrawide monitors.
  • The apostrophe in the error message when user's fingerprint isn't recognized on the login screen should display correctly now.
  • Fixed an issue that was causing some devices to bugcheck with an error message SYSTEM_THREAD_EXCEPTION_NOT_HANDLED when coming out of sleep recently.
  • Fixed a deadlock that could happen related to MediaPlaybackCommandManager, resulting in certain apps not being able to play media sometimes.
  • Addressed an issue that was causing reports in Reliability Monitor to unexpectedly be blank with just an empty rectangle when going to see more info.
  • Address an issue resulting in certain games having some lag that was only noticeable when the window was in focus.

Bugs and quirks[edit | edit source]

  • Some devices may fail to install new builds or other updates with error codes 0x80070002, 0x8007001f or 0xc1900101-0x4001c.
  • The clock in the taskbar may get stuck and not updated, particularly when accessing the PC via Remote Desktop.
  • Several system icons in the taskbar may get larger than normal if DPI scaling level is set to 125%.
  • Caps Lock, Num Lock, Scroll Lock, and other indicator lights on the keyboard may not work properly.
  • Hovering the mouse back and forth between different desktops in Task View may result in the displayed thumbnails and content area unexpectedly shrinking.
  • Clicking App Settings in an app's right-click context menu may lead to the System page in the Settings app, rather than the Advanced Options page.
  • In Safe mode, clicking Bluetooth & devices and Personalization pages may crash the Settings app due to an overrun of a stack-based buffer.

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External links[edit | edit source]