Windows 11Windows 10. Features for Windows 11 are constantly being added and updated, and all of them (including major updates) are delivered to your device from the Windows Update page in Settings.
Windows will let you know if you need to restart your device to complete an update, and if so you can choose a time that works best for you to complete that update.
Also, note the following:. To check for updates, select Start > Settings > Windows Update , then select Check for updates. If updates are available, you can choose to install them. If you run into problems updating your device, including problems with previous major updates, see common fixes at Troubleshoot problems updating Windows, or use Fix Windows update issues to step you through the troubleshooting process.
If you're warned by Windows Update that you don't have enough space on your device to install updates, see Free up space for Windows updates. If you experience internet connection issues while updating your device, see Fix Wi-Fi connection issues in Windows.
Learn more about upgrading to Windows 11 at Upgrade to Windows 11: FAQ. Get more info about Windows UpdateCheck for updates. When the Windows 10 November 2021 Update is ready for your device, it will be available to download from the Windows Update page in Settings.
- Choose a time that works best for you to download the update.
You'll then need to restart your device and complete the installation. After that, your device will be running Windows 10, version 21H2. (To check whether you're already running the November 2021 Update, select View update history on the Windows Update settings page.) Also note the following:.
How to download a Windows 10 21H2 ISO from Microsoft
If you want to install the update now, select Start > Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update , and then select Check for updates. If updates are available, install them.
- If version 21H2 isn't offered automatically through Check for updates, you can get it manually through the Windows Update Assistant.
- If you run into problems updating your device, including problems with previous major updates, see common fixes at Troubleshoot problems updating Windows, or use Fix Windows update issues to step you through the troubleshooting process.
- If you're warned by Windows Update that you don't have enough space on your device to install the update, see Free up space for Windows updates.
- If you experience internet connection issues while updating your device, see Fix Wi-Fi connection issues in Windows.
If you're still running Windows 7 or Windows 8.1 and want to make the move to Windows 10, you can learn more at Upgrade to Windows 10: FAQ. Get more info about Windows UpdateCheck for updates. Find information on known issues and the status of the rollout for Windows 10, version 21H2.
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- Want the latest Windows release health updates? Follow @WindowsUpdate on Twitter. Windows 10, version 21H2 is designated for broad deployment.
- As always, we recommend that you update your devices to the latest version of Windows 10 as soon as possible to ensure that you can take advantage of the latest features and advanced protections from the latest security threats.
- For more details, see How to get the Windows 10 November 2021 Update. If you are using Windows 10 and want to move to Windows 11, you can check if your device is eligible for the upgrade using the PC Health Check app or checking Windows 11 specs, features, and computer requirements.
- Note that you also need to be running Windows 10, version 2004 or later, have no safeguard holds applied to your device, and have a Microsoft Account (MSA) if using Home edition.
For more information on the Windows 11 upgrade experience, watch our video, Windows 11 Upgrade Experience.
This table offers a summary of current active issues and those issues that have been resolved in the last 30 days.
Some apps might render images outside the app's window or expected location.
After installingKB5011543, some apps might render content incorrectly or outside of the app's window. Affected apps are using WebView2 to render content generated locally or downloaded from the internet. Resolution: This issue is resolved using Known Issue Rollback (KIR). Please note that it might take up to 24 hours for the resolution to propagate automatically to consumer devices and non-managed business devices.
Restarting your Windows device might help the resolution apply to your device faster.