Windows 11 build 22622.450

Build of Nickel
OS family
ArchitectureAMD64, ARM64
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

Windows 11 build 22622.450 is a build of Nickel, the 22H2 development semester of Windows as a service. It was released to a subset of Windows Insiders in the Beta Channel on 2 August 2022 as the KB5015669 enablement update to build 22621.450.

New features and changes[edit | edit source]

Miscellaneous[edit | edit source]

  • The ability of Microsoft Defender for Endpoint has been enhanced to identify and intercept ransomware and advanced attacks.
  • Windows will now compress a file regardless of its size if the SMB compression is configured.
  • The storage replication that occurs over low bandwidth or congested WAN has been improved.

Bugfixes[edit | edit source]

  • Fixed an issue that causes Windows to display tablet mode features for some devices that do not have touchscreens.
  • Fixed an issue that causes some application windows to have blank sections in the Task View preview.
  • Fixed an issue that causes the 0x80070026 error when copying files from network drives.
  • Fixed a token leak issue in the LsapGetClientInfoEx.
  • Fixed an issue that causes sihost.exe to use a high amount of the CPU in certain cases.
  • Fixed an issue that causes Microsoft Edge to stop responding when using IE mode and prevents users from interacting with a dialog.

Bugs and quirks[edit | edit source]

General[edit | edit source]

  • The Photos app may crash in some cases.
  • SQL Server Management Studio may fail to launch.
  • The audio may stop working in some cases.

File Explorer[edit | edit source]

  • The left-half of the File Explorer title bar may not be draggable via mouse or touch.
  • The Up button next to File Explorer address bar may be misaligned with other buttons.
    • This issue will only be encountered if the tabbed browsing feature is enabled on the device.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

External links[edit | edit source]