Reviews Windows 11 2022 Update: Outdoor Intel sound drivers can lead to bluescreen

01:10  25 september  2022
01:10  25 september  2022 Source:   drwindows.de

Windows 11 version 22H2: innovations for gamer

 Windows 11 version 22H2: innovations for gamer © provided by Dr. Windows Xbox Future of Gaming cover picture Windows 11 is the best Windows for players, says Microsoft. What a surprise. However, there is also a little technical substance behind this marketing statement, because in fact Windows 11 has brought some innovations for gamers.

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On Tuesday Microsoft published the Windows 11 2022 Update and started with the rollout. Now there is the first upgrade lock, the cause of this is an outdated Intel driver who can provide a blues screen.

is affected by Intel Smart Sound Technology (Intel SST) Audio Controller in version or, this can be checked either in the device manager or in the properties of the intcaudiobus.sys file. The bluescreen also only occurs on devices in which an Intel Core processor of the 11th generation is installed.

To prevent the problem, Microsoft has activated an "Safeguard Hold" , which means that the Windows 11 2022 update is not offered via Windows Update. With manual installation of the update, however, you run the risk of being caught.

The solution is easy in this case, because there is already an updated driver. From versions and or higher, the compatibility is ensured with the Windows 11 2022 update.

After updating the driver, the Windows 11 2022 Update does not automatically appear in Windows Update. On the one hand, the server -side locks are only canceled after up to 24 hours, on the other hand, the rollout runs as a whole with the handbrake, which means that only a certain number of systems are updated in this way every day.

tabs in Explorer and other new functions now available for Windows 11 .
© provided by Dr. Windows tabs in Explorer under Windows 11 All users of Windows 11 that have already switched to Windows 11 2022 update will now receive several functions again as promised, including the tabs in the Explorer file. The associated update bears the number KB5019509 (OS Build 22621.675) and is available via Windows Update, but you have to start the update search and toast the installation by hand.

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