Before, during, or after installing a Windows 11 update, you may encounter different kinds of bugs. MiniTool Software collects some common Windows 11 bugs and introduces how to fix Windows 11 bugs. In addition, you can also find how to recover your lost and deleted files on Windows 11 using MiniTool data recovery software.
The Windows 11 2022 Update Has Bugs!
The Windows 11 2022 Update, which is also known as Windows 11, Version 22H2, is the first feature update for Windows 11 and it was released on September 20, 2022. As we all know, no matter which operating system you use, that system will have more or less bugs, even more so with the new Windows 10 or Windows 11 update. The Windows 11 22H2 update is not an exception
- Before you perform a Windows 11 update, you may find that Windows 11 22H2 is not showing in Windows Update. Thus you can’t successfully install this update.
- During the Windows 11 22H2 update process, the update may be stuck at 0 %, 1%, 98%, or 100%. After a long wait, the update process still has no progress. Thus you can’t successfully install this update.
- After installing the Windows 11 2022 Update, your Windows 11 may run into different bugs like internet connection not working, Remote Desktop not working, and more. Thus, Windows 11 brings you bad experience.
Yes, the Windows 11 2022 Update has bugs. When you encounter one or more bugs, you should not worry so much about it. As per Windows 11 bug reports from different forums, MiniTool Software collect some useful methods to fix Windows 11 2022 Update bugs.
In this article, we will introduce some Windows 11 update methods that can help you get the Windows 11 2022 Update, the latest Windows 11 version.
How to Fix Data Loss Issues That Are Caused by Windows 11 Update?
Although a Windows 11 update will not delete files on your drive, you’d better back up your files and system to an external hard drive in case that bad situations happen. For example, it has been reported that a Windows 11 update deletes files unexpectedly. This issue is rare, but it happens. If there is an available backup, you can restore your files from the backup. If not, do you know how to get your data back? You can try professional data recovery software like MiniTool Power Data Recovery.
This is a free file recovery tool. You can use it to recover all kinds of files from different data storage drives like computer internal hard drives, external hard drives, SSDs, memory cards, SD cards, pen drives, and more. As long as the lost files are not overwritten by new data, you can use this software to get them back.
This software can run on all versions of Windows, including the latest Windows 11.
After downloading and installing this MiniTool data recovery software on your device, you can follow this instruction to recover data on Windows 11:
Step 1: Open the software to enter its main interface.
Step 2: Hover over the drive where the lost files were previously saved. Then, click the Scan button to start scanning that drive.
Step 3: When the scanning process ends, you will see the scan results which are listed by three categories: Deleted Files, Lost Files, and Existing Files. You can open each path to find your needed files. You can also switch to Type to find files by type.
Step 4: The free edition of this MiniTool data recovery software allows you to recover up to 1 GB of files. You can select some files (total size doesn’t exceed 1GB), click the Save button, and select a suitable location to save files.
If you want to use this software to recover more files, you need to use an advanced edition.
If your system is crashed after a Windows 11 update, you can use the bootable edition of this software to recover data and then reinstall Windows 11 on your device.
How to Fix Windows 11 Bugs (before Installing the Update)?
Not all computers can install Windows 11 because Windows 11 has new hardware and system requirements. You can run PC Health Check or another Windows 11 compatibility check tool to check if your PC can run Windows 11.
So, if you want to successfully install Windows 11 on your device, you should first check if your PC can run Windows 11. If not, you’d better not install Windows 11, otherwise, your device could run into problems very often.
How to Fix Windows 11 Update Is Not Showing up in Windows Update?
Microsoft releases Windows 11 updates via Windows Update in the Settings app. When a new Windows 11 update is released, you can go to Start > Settings > Windows Update (on Windows 11) or go to Start > Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update (on Windows 10) to check for updates and install the latest update.
However, some users have reported that they can’t find the latest Windows 11 update in Windows Update. If you are bothered by this issue, you can run the Windows Update troubleshooter or delete the cached Windows update files to solve the issue. On the other hand, you can also use Windows 11 Installation Assistant to help you update your system to Windows 11 22H2 or use Windows 11 media creation tool to create a Windows 11 installation USB drive and install Windows 11 from USB.
>> Find more useful information: Windows 11 22H2 Is Not Installing or Showing up: Fix Issues Now.
How to Fix Windows Update Not Working?
Another situation is that you can find the Windows 11 2022 Update in Windows Update, but Windows Update doesn’t work to help you perform a Windows 11 update.
This issue is annoying. You can use the Windows Update troubleshooter to fix Windows Update. You can also use another method to install Windows 11 updates. For example, you can download the latest version of Windows 11 ISO file and install Windows 11 using ISO.
>> Find more useful information: Bothered by Windows Update Not Working? Here’s What to Do.
How to Fix Windows 11 Installation Assistant Not Working/Opening?
Windows 11 Installation Assistant is a Windows 11 update tool from Microsoft. It is a good option to install Windows 11 on the device you currently use. However, many users have reported that it is not opening or working to update system. To solve the issue, you can run the tool in compatibility mode with Windows 7. Learn how to fix Windows 11 Installation Assistant.
How to Fix Windows 11 Bugs (when Installing the Update)?
During the Windows 11 update process, you may encounter different error codes like:
- Windows 11 update error code 0XC1900101
- Windows 11 update error code 0x80070002 0x20009
- Windows 11 update error code 0x80070070
- Windows 11 update error code 0xC1900107
- Windows 11 update error code 0xC1900208
- Windows 11 installation error code 0x800F0923
- Windows 11 Installation Assistant error code 0x8007007F
These error codes appear under different situations. For example, if your hard disk doesn’t have enough free space or your device driver it not up-to-date, the error code 0XC1900101 could appear. When the Windows 11 setup can’t find the installation files, error code 0x80070002 0x20009 could pop up.
This article covers these common error codes and introduce some useful solutions:
You may also encounter some other Windows 11 install or upgrade error codes like:
- Windows 11 update failed Error 0xca00a009
- Windows 11 update error 0x800705aa
- Windows Update error code 0x800f0922
- Windows 11 installation failed error 0x800F0830-0x20003
- Windows Update error 0x8024000B
We will not list all Windows 11 update error code here.
How to Fix Windows 11 Bugs (after Installing the Update)?
Keep Receiving Updates for Windows 11 to Fix Issues
At the beginning of the update release, the Windows 11 update will not be stable as expected. Users will report many issues and bugs. Then, Microsoft will focus on the common Windows 11 bugs, work on fixes, and release a new small update to fix the found bugs.
So, if your system runs into troubles after installing a Windows 11 update, you can go to check for updates in Windows Update and see if there are available updates. The updates may fix the problem.
However, if Windows 11 update messed up your computer (for example, your computer goes to blue screen of death or black screen of death), things can get a little complicated. You need to first fix the system and then take measures to avoid your PC from getting stuck in the same trouble again.
In most instances, your Windows 11 can boot normally but some functions many not successfully work due to the update.
Windows 11 Update Breaks Internet Connection
A Windows 11 update may break your internet connection. Here are two easy methods to solve the problems:
Fix 1: Run the Network Adapter Troubleshooter
Step 1: Press Windows + I to open the Settings app.
Step 2: Go to System > Troubleshoot > Other troubleshooters.
Step 3: Find Network Adapter under Other, then click the Run button to run this troubleshooter to fix network connection issues.
Fix 2: Reset Network
Step 1: Press Windows + I to open the Settings app.
Step 2: Go to Network & internet > Advanced network settings.
Step 3: Click the Network reset setting under More settings.
Step 4: On the next page, click the Reset now button to reset your network.
How to Fix Remote Desktop Not Working and other Issues?
Many users have reported that the Remote Desktop feature is not working after installing the latest Windows 11 version. Remote Desktop is not the only feature that is affected by Windows 11 update. Your printer may also not work, your gaming performance may be reduced, or the big file copy process may be very slow.
If you think the Windows 11 update is not so good, you can go back to the previous version of Windows.
How to Roll back to the Previous Version of Windows 10/11?
Step 1: Press Windows + I to open the Settings app.
Step 2: Go to System > Recovery.
Step 3: Click the Go back button next to Go back and follow the on-screen guides to make you system go back to the previous Windows version.
If the Go back button is grayed out, you need to use another method to roll back to a previous Windows version. For example, you can perform a system restore or clean install the previous Windows version on your device.
Can’t install Windows 11 update on my device? Windows 11 update messed up my computer? Windows 11 update breaks the network connection? A Windows 11 update may have many bugs. If you are bothered by them, you can find a suitable method to remove the bugs from this article. If your files are lost due to a Windows 11 update, you can try MiniTool Power Data Recovery to get them back.
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