Update KB5016629 is available for Windows 11 users. Here is the direct link to download the offline installer for KB5016629.
For the past few weeks, Windows 11 has been running relatively trouble-free without periodic cumulative updates. This week is the end of that. Microsoft recently released a new cumulative update for all Windows 11 users. The latest cumulative update is called KB5016629.
According to Microsoft, KB5016629 is a security update. However, if you have not installed previous cumulative updates, additional fixes, improvements, and new features may be installed. Specifically, this update contains improvements from the previous update KB5015882.
As a security update, it contains a number of minor but important security fixes and improvements. However, Microsoft does not specify what these fixes are. As an additional fix, this update fixes a known issue that prevents some users from opening the Start Menu.
Since this is a security update, it is essential that you install KB5016629 immediately to protect your computer from bugs and security vulnerabilities.
As usual, you can download and install it from the Settings application or you can download and install the KB5016629 offline installer from the link below. Once downloaded, double click on the installer and follow the wizard.
KB5016629 Offline InstallerDownload
KB5014697 update is available as an offline installer from the Microsoft Update catalog website.
Go to this web page, find your version of Windows 11, and click the “Download” button below. Another window or tab will open. Click on the available link and the offline installer will be downloaded to your computer. After downloading, double-click the installer and follow the wizard to install KB5014697. Remember that updates will only be installed if they are supported. Additional updates and dependencies may also be downloaded as needed.
Fixes a known issue that prevents some users from opening the Start menu. Clicking and tapping the Start button and using Windows keyboard shortcuts may not work on affected models.
Important note: Remember that this update also includes a fix for KB5015882 if it is not already installed on your system.
That is all.