You can complete this task using the recovery settings. However, you only have the option for the first ten days after the upgrade is completed. After this period, Windows 11 will delete the files from the previous installation to free up space to accommodate more of your files. After uninstalling Windows 11 2022 Update, you may need to reinstall some apps and lose the settings you may have configured while using the newer release. This guide will teach you the steps to roll back to Windows 11 21H2 after upgrading to version 22H2. (See also this video tutorial highlighting the rollback process.)

Uninstall Windows 11 22H2 and rollback to 21H2

To uninstall Windows 11 22H2 from version 21H2, use these steps: Once you complete the steps, the Windows 11 22H2 update will be removed, reverting the system to version 21H2, keeping your files and most of your settings and apps.

If the recovery option shows the “this option is no longer available on this PC” message, it’s possible to continue with the downgrade. However, you will need to perform a clean installation of Windows 11 and restore the files from a previous backup. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.