Download Windows 11 KB5039212 June 2024 Patch (What’s new)

Microsoft has released a new cumulative update KB5039212 for Windows 11 Version 23H2 and 22H2. This update includes security and quality improvements for various components of the operating system, such as the Windows App Platform and Frameworks, the Windows Kernel, the Windows Media, the Windows Fundamentals, and more. Windows 11 build 22631.3737 also rolls out various changes for the Share interface and the new account manager menu for the Start menu.  Today’s update also brings drag-and-drop support in File Explorer. It means You can now drag files between breadcrumbs in the File Explorer address bar.

Windows 11 KB5039212 is mandatory as it brings the June 2024 Patch Tuesday security updates for vulnerabilities discovered in previous months. Here’s the fixes list and the Windows 11 KB5039212 official download link.

The following two updates are now available for Windows 11 devices:

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  • Windows 11, version 23H2: KB5039212 (OS Build 22631.3737)
  • Windows 11, version 22H2: KB5039212 (OS Build 22621.3737)
  • Windows 11, version 21H2: KB5039213 (OS Build 22000.3019)

Windows 11 KB5039212 what’s new?

KB5039212 OS build 22631.3593 for Windows 11 23H2, addresses security issues for Windows operating system and makes miscellaneous security improvements to internal OS functionality.

Also, Microsoft confirms Windows 11 KB5039212 fixes a known issue that affects the taskbar. It might briefly glitch or not respond. It might also disappear and reappear.

  • This update addresses an issue that affects lsass.exe. It stops responding. This occurs after you install the April 2024 security updates on Windows servers.
  • This update addresses an issue that might stop your system from resuming from hibernate. This occurs after you turn on BitLocker.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects lsass.exe. It leaks memory. This occurs during a Local Security Authority (Domain Policy) Remote Protocol (LSARPC) call.
  • This update addresses a known issue that might affect the installation process. You might get an error when you restart the system. Also, the device might roll back to the previous update. This mainly occurs on Windows virtual machines (Parallels Desktop) that run on Arm based Mac devices.

In addition, today’s update also brings all changes and improvements on last month’s preview update (May 29, 2024— KB5037853 (OS Builds 22621.3672 and 22631.3672) Preview).

  • This update adds a feature that stops you from accidentally closing the Windows share window. Clicking outside of the window will no longer close it. To close it, select the close button at the upper-right corner.
  • You can now use your mouse to drag files between breadcrumbs in the File Explorer address bar. A breadcrumb shows the path to your current file location in the address bar. For example, there are three breadcrumbs in the path This PC > Windows (C:) > Program Files.
  • This update adds a page to Settings > Accounts called Linked devices. On it, you can manage your PCs and Xbox consoles. This page only shows on Home and Pro editions when you sign in to Windows using your Microsoft account (MSA).
  • This update starts the rollout of the new account manager on the Start menu. When you use a Microsoft account to sign in to Windows, you will get a glance at your account benefits. This feature also makes it easy to manage your account settings.
  • You can now create quick response (QR) codes for webpage URLs and cloud files from the Windows share window. Select the share button in the Microsoft Edge toolbar and choose “Windows share options.” Then, you can share the URLs and files across your devices.
  • Windows will now back up many of your sound settings (this includes your sound scheme). This only occurs if you turn on Remember my preferences and select the checkboxes for Personalization and Other Windows settings.To find these, go to Settings > Accounts > Windows backup. Then, you can use the Windows Backup app to restore those settings on a new device.
  • Starting with this update, you can sign in to your Microsoft account in the Windows Backup app. This app saves backups to your account.
  • You can now send emails to yourself from the Windows share window. You will receive the email at the email address that is in your Microsoft account.
  • This update starts the rollout of a the “Add now” button to Settings > Account. When you select it, you can add a recovery email address if you have not added one for your Microsoft account yet. The button only shows if you sign in to your Microsoft account.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects File Explorer. It stops responding when you swipe from a screen edge. This issue occurs after you turn off edge swiping.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects handwriting panels and touch keyboards. They do not appear when you use a pen.
  • This update addresses an issue that displays a hidden window. Its title bar has no content and no client area. This occurs when you share your screen using certain apps.
  • This update addresses an issue that distorts parts of the screen. This occurs when you use a Chromium-based browser to play a video.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects File Explorer. It takes up to two minutes to start when you pin a folder that is on a network share to Quick Access. This occurs when you upgrade from Windows 11, version 21H2 to Windows 11, version 22H2.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) Audio headsets. They do not show the option to connect or disconnect.
  • This update addresses a known issue that affects your account profile picture. When you try to change it, you might get an error message. The error code is 0x80070520.
  • This update addresses an issue that affects the Share button on USB controllers. It might not work with Game Bar.

You can read the changelog Microsoft blog June 14, 2024 KB5039212 Support Article.

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Windows 11 KB5039212 Download

This is part of the June 2024 patch update for Windows 11 that downloads and installs automatically devices running Windows 11 version 23H2. Make sure your device has a working internet connection to connect to the Microsoft server and download the latest Windows 11 KB5039212 update.

This patch is currently rolling out to everyone via Windows Update, but you can also download the offline installers of Windows 11 KB5039212 and manually install it.

  • Press the Windows key + S, type settings, and select the first result,
  • Go to Windows update and look if the 2024-06 Cumulative Update for Windows 11 for x64-based Systems (KB5039212) is available for download.

Windows 11 KB5039212 update

  • If not hit the check for updates button, and click on the download now button to begin the process.
  • Once done, restart your computer to apply the changes,

Press the Windows key + R, type winver and hit the enter key to check the latest build details.

Windows 11 KB5039212 offline installers

Here are Windows 11 update offline installer files that you can manually download and install on your device.

  • Windows 11 KB5039212 for version 22H2/23H2 Direct Download Links: 64-bit.
  • Windows 11 KB5039213 for version 21H2 Direct Download Links: 64-bit.

Note: The above link opens the Microsoft Update Catalog which is the library of Windows Update offline installers. You need to click on the ‘Download’ button next to the version of the OS installed on your machine and run the .msu files to begin the installation of the update.

Windows 11 KB5039212 offline installer download

For more information about this update, you can visit the official Microsoft support page or the Windows 11 release information dashboard. If you encounter any issues or have any feedback, you can use the Feedback Hub app or contact Microsoft support.

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