At the end of the month, we still have an optional update available. This update is a preview of the next Windows patch that will arrive in two weeks. This time we have KB5011563 fix available in Windows 11 and we will tell you what it includes.
Highlights of Optional Update KB5011563
- Novelty! Now up to three high priority notifications are displayed simultaneously. This feature is intended for apps that send call, reminder, or alarm notifications using Windows notifications in the operating system. Therefore, up to four notifications can appear simultaneously: three high priority notifications and one normal priority notification.
- Fixed an issue that disabled the automatic launch of Universal Windows Platform (UWP) apps after upgrading the OS.
- They fixed an issue that prevented SystemSettings.exe from working.
- Fixed an issue with Searchindexer.exe preventing Microsoft Outlook Offline Search from returning recent emails.
- Fixed an issue that increased Windows startup time. This issue occurs because a UI thread in a network API becomes unresponsive when a 5G wireless wide area network (WWAN) device is slow to start.
- Fixed a memory leak in the wmipicmp.dll module causing numerous false alarms in the System Center Operations Manager (SCOM) data center monitoring system.
- Mitigation of an issue that incorrectly returns registry execution policy settings.
- Fixed an issue preventing modern browsers from correctly rendering HTML generated by gpresult /h.
- Fixed an issue causing an exception from “Access denied” for a file during a PowerShell test for AppLocker.
- Fixed an issue that caused the Remote Desktop Service (RDS) server to become unstable when the number of registered users exceeded 100. This prevented access to applications published using RDS on Windows Server 2019.
- Fixed an issue that returned an error message when searching for a domain or Organizational Unit (OU). This issue occurs due to improper memory zeroing.
- Fixed an issue that prevented the Group Policy Management Console from working after it was closed. The system logs Application Error Event ID 1000 and error 0xc0000005 (STATUS_ACCESS_VIOLATION); the failing module is GPOAdmin.dll.
- Fixed an issue that could cause the Group Policy service to stop processing telemetry information for Group Policy logging preferences.
- Fixed stop error (0xD1, DRIVER_IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL) in DirectX core component.
Mitigation of an issue that could prevent Kerberos.dll from working in the Local Security Authority Subsystem Service (LSASS). This occurs when LSASS processes concurrent user-to-user (S4U) service-to-user (U2U) requests for the same client user.
- Fixed an issue affecting the Key Distribution Center (KDC) proxy. KDC proxy fails to obtain Kerberos tickets to connect to Key Trust Windows Hello for Business.
- Added support for Microsoft Account (MSA) transfer scenarios in Azure Active Directory (AAD) Web Account Manager (WAM).
- Fixed an issue that logged Event ID 37 during certain password change scenarios, including Failover Cluster Name Object (CNO) or virtual machine object (VCO).
- Fixed an issue that prevented the User Account Control (UAC) dialog from correctly displaying the application requesting elevated privileges.
- Found and fixed an issue that could cause a Microsoft OneDrive file to lose focus after renaming it and pressing the Enter key.
- Retrieving the corresponding settings page when searching for the word widgets.
- Fixed an issue preventing event 4739 from displaying new values for some attributes after a policy change.
- Fixed an issue that caused the Move-ADObject command to fail when moving computer accounts between domains. The error message is: “Multiple values were specified for an attribute that can only have one value.”
- Fixed an issue preventing access to Server Message Block (SMB) shares using an IP address when SMB hardening is enabled.
- Fixed an issue causing Stop error 0x1E on the SMB server (srv2.sys).
- Fixed an issue that caused incompatibility between NetBIOS and Active Directory DNS domain names when creating a cluster.
Known bugs in KB5011563 update
After installing Windows updates released January 11, 2022 or later versions of Windows on an affected version of Windows, recovery discs (CDs or DVDs) created using Backup and Restore (Windows 7) in Control Panel may not start.
Recovery discs created using the Backup and Restore (Windows 7) app on devices that had Windows updates installed before January 11, 2022 are not affected by this issue and should boot as expected .