Recently Microsoft has rolled out the latest non-security Windows 10 update KB5011831 for versions 21H2 and 21H1 with has several fixes and improvements. The latest KB5011831 belongs to the C category of releases that are usually available in the third week of the month. Installing KB5011831 bumps the version number OS Build 19044.1706 and OS Build 19043.1706 for the May 2021 Update and November 2021 Update respectively.
Download Windows 10 KB5011831
The latest update KB5011831 only applicable for All devices running Windows 10 version 21H2 and version 21H1. Well, today’s update is optional, meaning that if you check for updates in Windows Update, you’ll be given the option to download and install it. If you don’t take it, it won’t automatically install it. Instead, the fixes will be bundled into next month’s Patch Tuesday update, which will install automatically.
If you want to download and install Windows 10 Build 19044.1682
- Press Windows key + I to open Windows Settings
- Click Update & security then Windows update,
- Here you need to check for updates manually and then click on the ‘Download and install now’ link under optional updates.
- Once done restart your PC to apply the updates.
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Windows 10 Build 19044.1682
The latest Windows 10 KB5011831 includes quality improvements and fixes a problem that causes Windows Update to stop responding when checking for updates. In addition, this update addresses printing, notifications, and gaming problems as well as an issue that prevents certain apps from opening after an upgrade.
- Adds improvements for servicing the Secure Boot component of Windows.
- Changes the timeout for Azure Active Directory (Azure AD) registration from 60 minutes to 90 minutes for hybrid Azure AD-joined Autopilot scenarios. This also addresses a race condition that causes an exception at timeout.
- Addresses an issue that causes a remote desktop session to close or reconnection to stop responding while waiting on the accessibility shortcut handler (sethc.exe).
- Addresses an issue in which certain Point of Sale terminals experience occasional OS startup delays during the restart of up to 40 minutes.
- Addresses an issue that incorrectly returns Execution Policy settings from the registry.
- Addresses an issue that causes Internet Explorer to stop working when you copy and paste text using an Input Method Editor (IME).
- Addresses an issue that displays a black screen for some users when they sign in or sign out.
- Addresses an issue that causes Kerberos authentication to fail, and the error is “0xc0030009 (RPC_NT_NULL_REF_POINTER)”.
- This occurs when a client machine attempts to use the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) to connect to another machine while Remote Credential Guard is enabled.
- Addresses an issue that prevents you from changing a password that has expired when you sign in to a Windows device.
- Addresses an issue that might cause Windows to stop working when you apply a Windows Defender Application Control (WDAC) policy that doesn’t require a restart.
- Addresses an issue that might fail to copy the security portion of a Group Policy to a machine.
- Addresses an issue that causes the Key Distribution Center (KDC) code to incorrectly return the error message “KDC_ERR_TGT_REVOKED” during domain controller shutdown.
- Addresses an issue that might prevent graphics processing unit (GPU) load balancing over Remote Desktop from working as intended.
- Addresses an issue that prevents the instantiation of the Microsoft RDP Client Control, version 11 and higher, inside a Microsoft Foundation Class (MFC) dialog.
- Addresses an issue that might cause a Microsoft OneDrive file to lose focus after you rename it and press the Enter key.
- Addresses an issue that causes the news and interest panel to appear when you haven’t clicked, tapped, or moused over it.
- Addresses an issue that fails to pass the Shift KeyUp event to an application when you use the Korean IME.
- Addresses an issue that might occur when you use Netdom.exe or the Active Directory Domains and Trusts snap-in to list or modify name suffixes routing. These procedures might fail. The error message is, “Insufficient system resources exist to complete the requested service.” This issue occurs after installing the January 2022 security update on the primary domain controller emulator (PDCe).
- Addresses an issue that displays the wrong IME mode indicator when the Font Mitigation policy is enabled.
- Addresses an issue that causes the primary domain controller (PDC) of the root domain to generate warning and error events in the System log. This issue occurs when the PDC incorrectly tries to scan outgoing-only trusts.
- Addresses an issue that affects a Server Message Block (SMB) multichannel connection and might generate a 13A or C2 error.
- Addresses an issue that occurs when you map a network drive to a Server Message Block version 1 (SMBv1) share. After restarting the OS, you cannot access that network drive.
- Addresses an issue that causes virtual computer object (VCO) password settings failure on a distributed network name resource.
- Addresses an issue that damages a pool when a Client-Side Caching (CSC) cleanup method fails to delete a resource that was created.
- Addresses an issue that might cause the server to lock up because the nonpaged pool grows and uses up all memory. After a restart, the same issue occurs again when you try to repair the damage.
- Reduces the overhead of resource contention in high input/output operations per second (IOPS) scenarios that have many threads contending on a single file.
- Devices with Windows installations created from custom offline media or custom ISO images might have Microsoft Edge Legacy removed by this update, but not automatically replaced by the new Microsoft Edge.
- This issue is only encountered when custom offline media or ISO images are created by slipstreaming this update into the image without having first installed the standalone servicing stack update (SSU) released March 29, 2021 or later.
- After installing the June 21, 2021 (KB5003690) update, some devices cannot install new updates, such as the July 6, 2021 (KB5004945) or later updates. You will receive the error message, “PSFX_E_MATCHING_BINARY_MISSING”.