Microsoft is launching two new Insider builds of Windows 11 in the beta channel. Like previous Insider Preview builds, Windows 11 Insider Preview builds 22621.601 and 22622.601 are accompanied by two new builds, one containing new features and one containing performance improvements. Read on to learn more about the Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22622.601 update.
The new Windows 11 cumulative update is tagged with firmware version 10.0.22622.601 (KB5017384) for the beta channel. If you’re a beta tester, you’ll get either of the two builds on a Windows 11 PC. This is a small incremental update so you can quickly upgrade to the latest version of Windows 11. In terms of changes, build 22622.601 contains new features and build 22621.601 fixes known issues .
Moving on to the changes, Microsoft is fixing several issues, including a broken network icon on the lock screen, lowering power consumption in the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol, fixing an issue impacting dual SIM calls on eligible devices, and other improvements. The update also includes an updated start date for DST in Chile, starting on September 11 instead of September 4, 2022.
Here’s the full list of fixes coming with the new Windows 11 Insider Preview build.
Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22622.601 Fixes
- We fixed an issue where clicking the network icon on the lock screen did not work and caused the lock screen to crash.
- We’ve updated the date for DST in Chile. It will start on September 11, 2022 instead of September 4, 2022.
- We have reduced the power that the Dynamic Host Configuration Protocol uses on some devices when they are in sleep mode.
- We fixed an issue affecting dual SIM calls. If you select No SIM on your phone and initiate a call on your device, the Dual SIM feature will not work.
Windows 11 Insider Preview Build 22622.601 – Known Issues
- We’re investigating reports that audio has stopped working for some Insiders in recent Beta Channel builds.
If you joined the Insider Preview through the beta channel and are running Windows 11, you will receive the new update. You can get either of the two builds, and if you get build 22621.601, you will have the option to upgrade to build 22622.601.
You can just go to Settings > Windows Update > click on Check for Updates. And from there, you can simply install the update on your computer.