Build 22623.885 for Windows 11, according to the official changes, introduces faster access to the Windows Studio effects from the Quick Settings flyout menu for devices with support for Neural Processing Unit (NPU). In addition, the Power & Battery settings page now includes “Energy Recommendations” to help you save energy and lower your carbon footprint. On Windows 11 22623.885 and 22621.885, you will now find the option to view the Widgets board in full-screen mode. Furthermore, this release includes various improvements and fixes for both releases.

Windows 11 build 22623.885 and 22621.885

These are the new features and improvements expected to arrive in the next feature drop of Windows 11:

Windows Studio Effects

Starting with build 22623.885, the “Quick Settings” flyout (Windows key + A) includes quick access to the Windows Studio effects for computers with support for Neural Processing Unit (NPU), which can include camera effects, such as Background Blur, Eye Contact, and automatic framing, and audio effects like Voice Focus.

Energy Recommendations 

Also, on build 22623.885, the “Power & Battery” settings page now includes “Energy Recommendations” with suggestions to configure features to save energy and lower your carbon footprint.

Widgets in full-screen

On builds 22623.885 and 22621.885, the Widgets board includes a new option next to the profile menu to expand the experience to full-screen mode.

Changes and fixes for build 22623.885

As part of the changes, Windows 11 build 22623.885 includes support to rearrange icons in the hidden icons flyout in the system tray. These are the fixes specific to build 22623.885:


File Explorer

Microsoft is looking into problems with the tablet-optimized Taskbar as part of the known issues.

Install build 22623.885

If you want to download and install the Windows 11 build 22623.885, you need to enroll your device in the Beta Channel using the “Windows Insider Program” settings from the “Update & Security” section. Once you enroll the computer in the program, you can download build 22623.885 from the “Windows Update” settings by clicking the Check for Updates button. However, you will need a device that meets the minimum system requirements to receive the update if you are new to the Windows Insider Program. If the device receives build 22621.885, you can check again for updates to download build 22623.885. 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.