According to the announcement, the update fixes apps stuck in a not responding state, improves performance for apps, issues with scrolling, networking, and graphics, and now it’s even easier to uninstall apps.

September 2022 update changes

Here’s the list of changes for the Windows Subsystem for Android version 2208.40000.4.0:

New compatibility allows apps to maintain aspect ratio but still support resize. Reliability fixes for App Not Responding (ANR) errors. Improvements to input compatibility shims. Improvements to scrolling (smoothness) in apps. Usability Improvements to the Windows Subsystem for Android Settings app. Startup performance improvements. Fixed crashes when copying and pasting extremely large content. UX improvements for the game controls dialog. Improvements to networking. General graphics improvements. Improvements for gamepad when using multiple apps. Improved performance of uninstalling apps. Fixed video playback issue for apps. Updated to Chromium WebView 104. Linux kernel security updates.

The Windows Subsystem for Android update should download and install automatically. However, you can always download it manually from the Library’s page in the Microsoft Store app and by clicking the “Get updates” button. You can use these instructions to install WSA on Windows 11. 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.