Windows 11 finally adds native RAR and 7-Zip support after nearly 30 years
Windows 11 22H2 now supports the .rar, .gz and .tar archive formats, 28 years after WinRAR first appeared on the scene. Many more formats are reportedly supported with the move.
Under the motto "better late than never," Microsoft announced in May of this year that Windows 11 would begin offering... Read more
New Windows 11 22H2 update puts stronger focus on passkeys
The recently released update for Windows 11 22H2 gives users new security features, such as passkeys via Windows Hello.
Microsoft has been allowing Windows users to generate passkeys via Windows Hello for some time. This allows them to log into Web sites or Web applications via facial recognitio... Read more
Microsoft forces update on Windows 11 21H2 users
Microsoft is going to automatically update users of Windows 11 21H2 to a newer supported version. This is likely to be either 22H2 or 23H2.
In October 2023, users who still have their computers running on the Windows 11 21H2 version will get their last Patch Tuesday security update. After this, ... Read more
Microsoft issues patches to fix issues with 22H2 Windows 11 update
The optional update fixes several issues that had plagued last November's release.
Windows 11 update KB5022360 is now available for users in the production channel as an optional preview update with notable improvements. This is the first cumulative preview update for version 22H2 in 2023, and M... Read more
Windows 11 update triggers warning when logging into unsafe apps
The new Windows 11 22H2 update introduces Enhanced Phishing Protection. The functionality alerts users that input their login credentials into unsafe applications and websites.
Windows login credentials allow cybercriminals to access to corporate networks, steal data and launch ransomware attac... Read more
Reports say Windows 11 22H2 update will be available on September 20
According to sources from The Verge and Windows Central, Windows 11's first significant upgrade, also known as Windows 11 22H2, will be delivered to the public on September 20.
The update has been accessible in its nearly finished form in Microsoft's Windows Insider Preview channels since May 20... Read more