The final version of Windows 11 arrived in the Release Preview Channel ahead of the October 5 launch as an optional update for those who want to upgrade early. Windows 11 build 22463 was released in the Dev Channel with minor improvements, including a new keyboard shortcut to quickly copy the folder or file path. Microsoft released a preview of the next non-security fixes expected to arrive on Windows 10 21H1. The PC Health Check app is finally available for download to allow users to quickly find out whether their computers are compatible with Windows 11. As the launch of Windows 11 fast approaches, we looked into the details of what this new OS is and all the details you need to know.

Tech tips roundup

This week, you learned several tips to get the most out of Windows, including the different ways you can activate Windows 11. We looked into the steps to check and enable TPM 2.0 and Secure Boot in your computer’s BIOS to meet the requirements of Windows 11. You now know the instructions to backup your computer running Windows 11 to an external USB drive to protect your files and installation. If it’s still unclear, you can use these steps to check if your laptop or desktop computer will run Windows 11 and the steps to know if your PC is already running the new OS. Finally, we looked into the steps to mount Linux file system partitions with WSL on Windows 11, and you now know how to reset apps with PowerShell. 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.