The KB5011487 update bumps the version number to build 19042.1586 (20H2), 19043.1586 (21H1), and 19044.1586 (21H2), and according to the changelogs, it fixes a problem that happens when attempting to reset a computer and the apps have folders that contain reparse data, such as OneDrive or OneDrive for Business. When you select the “Remove everything” option, files that have been downloaded or synced locally from OneDrive might not be removed. Also, this update includes the non-security fixes available previously available with the update KB5010415 which was released on February 15, 2022. In addition, the software giant is also making available updates for older versions of Windows 10, including for versions 1909, 1809, 1607, and 1507.

Update KB5011487 fixes and changes

Here’s the complete list of fixes and improvements rolling out with the update KB5011487: The update will download and install automatically, but you can always force it from Settings > Update & Security > Windows Updates and click the Check for Updates button. Alternatively, you can download the update KB5011487 directly from the Microsoft Update Catalog website. The version 2004 release has reached the end of support on December 14, 2021, as a result, Microsoft is no longer offering updates for that release. If you are still on version 2004, it’s recommended to upgrade to Windows 10 21H2.

Update for older versions of Windows 10

The company is also making available updates for older versions of Windows 10. For example, version 1909 received the update KB5011485 that increases the version number to build 18363.2158 and fixes several issues. Windows 11 version 1809 gets the update KB5011503 that brings the version number to build 17763.2686 and delivers a few fixes. In addition, version 1607 received the update KB5011495 (build 14393.5006) addresses several problems with this release. Finally, Windows 10 version 1507 received the update KB5011491 that bumps the version number to build 10240.19235 and delivers some miscellaneous security improvements.

Uninstall update KB5011487

If the system update is causing issues, you can always uninstall it using these steps: Once you complete the steps, the recently installed update will be removed from your installation, fixing any issues resulting from the release. If your computer doesn’t boot after installing KB5010342, you can remove the update from the Advanced startup environment using these steps. 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.