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Microsoft starts testing 'Update Stack Packages' to help streamline Windows updating process


Microsoft has been expanding the number of different ways it can update Windows components for a while now. Today, October 14, officials announced they're beginning to test yet another vehicle for this, which they've christened "Update Stack Packages." Microsoft introduced Update Stack Packages as part of the announcement of a new Windows 11 build for the Dev Channel. That build, Windows 11 build 22478, includes a number of fixes plus new emoji built using the Fluent design language. Today's test build also allows users to log into their PCs using facial recognition via Windows Hello on an external monitor if that monitor has a camera attached that supports it.