KB5022289 cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1607

KB5022289 is January 2023 cumulative update for Windows 10 version 1607. The update was released on 10th January under the ‘Patch Tuesday’ project of Microsoft.

Salient points about KB5022289 for Windows 10 version 1607

  • KB5022289 is a cumulative update that supersedes KB5021235. KB5021235 was released on 13th December 2022. KB5022289 has also been released for Windows Server 2016 and you can read more about it here.
  • KB5017396 Servicing Stack Update needs to be installed prior to installing KB5022289 on Windows 10 version 1607.
  • KB5022289 for Windows 10 version 1607 is available for 32-bit and x64 system architectures. It is important to get the offline installer files that correspond to the correct system architecture.
  • Windows 10 version 1607 build 14393.5648 corresponds to KB5022289.

The direct download links for the offline installer files are shared below for your ready reference.

Download KB5022289 for Windows 10 version 1607

KB5022289 can be downloaded from the Microsoft catalog page. For manual deployments, SSU KB5017396 needs to be deployed before installing KB5022289. The Servicing Stack update is available for x86 and x64 deployments.

The links for downloading the appropriate updates for Windows 10 version 1607 are given below:

Cumulative update/Servicing Stack updateDownload updateSize of the update
KB5017396 for x86 Windows 10 1607Download KB5017396 x865.4 MB
KB5017396 for x64 Windows 10 1607Download KB5017396 x6411.6 MB
KB5022289 for x86 Windows 10 1607Download KB5022289 x86837.3 MB
KB5022289 for x64 Windows 10 1607Download KB5022289 x641551.4 MB

It may be a good idea to reiterate that Servicing Stack Update does not lead to a reboot.

And, it is pertinent to mention that besides the manual deployment of KB5022289 in Windows 10 version 1607, you can also use any of the automated approaches given below.

  • Windows Update
  • Windows Update for Business
  • WSUS or Windows Server Update Services.

If you choose an automated installation method, the Servicing Stack update will be automatically deployed prior to installing the KB5022289 cumulative update on Windows 10 version 1607 system.

KB5022289 – Changelog for Windows 10 version 1607

The following issue fixes and improvements are part of the KB5022289 cumulative update:

  • New! This update provides the Quick Assist application for your client device.
  • This update addresses an issue that might affect authentication. It might fail after you set the higher 16-bits of the msds-SupportedEncryptionTypes attribute. This issue might occur if you do not set the encryption types or you disable the RC4 encryption type on the domain.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects cluster name objects (CNO) or virtual computer objects (VCO). Password reset fails. The error message is, “There was an error resetting the AD password… // 0x80070005”.
  • This update introduces a Group Policy that enables and disables HTML Application (HTA) files. If you enable this policy, it stops you from running HTA files. If you disable or do not configure this policy, you can run HTA file. To configure this Group Policy:
    • Open the Group Policy Editor.
    • Select Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Internet Explorer.
    • Double-click Turn on DisableHTMLApplication.
    • Select Enabled.
    • To save the policy setting, select OK or Apply.
  • This update addresses a known issue that affects apps that use Microsoft Open Database Connectivity (ODBC) SQL Server Driver (sqlsrv32.dll) to connect to databases. The connection might fail. You might also receive an error in the app, or you might receive an error from the SQL Server.
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