Microsoft has confirmed one other bug in Home windows, although this time, it impacts not solely the supported variations of Home windows 10 but in addition Home windows 11.
The corporate says that after putting in a latest Home windows cumulative replace, some XPS paperwork may not open, particularly if they’ve non-English language characters.
Then again, Microsoft claims that almost all house customers aren’t affected anyway, because the XPS Viewer isn’t enabled by default as of Home windows 10 model 1803. In different phrases, except you manually put in the appliance in your machine, the XPS Viewer shouldn’t be there within the first place, which suggests the problem doesn’t have an effect on you.
“After putting in KB5014666 or later updates, XPS Viewer may be unable to open XML Paper Specification (XPS) paperwork in some non-English languages, together with some Japanese and Chinese language character encodings,” the software program large explains.
“This concern impacts each XML Paper Specification (XPS) and Open XML Paper Specification (OXPS) recordsdata. When encountering this concern, it’s possible you’ll obtain an error, “This web page can’t be displayed” inside XPS Viewer or it’d cease responding and have excessive CPU utilization with frequently rising reminiscence utilization. When the error is encountered, if XPS Viewer is just not closed it’d attain as much as 2.5GB of reminiscence utilization earlier than closing unexpectedly.”
New updates to launch immediately
Microsoft says it’s already engaged on a full repair, however in the interim, no ETA has been offered as to when the bug might be resolved.
The software program large, nevertheless, says the repair would go dwell in an upcoming replace, so there’s a great probability the issue can be resolved as a part of the September 2022 Patch Tuesday.
New cumulative updates are projected to go dwell later immediately for all supported Home windows variations, however most certainly, it’s too early for Microsoft to organize a repair.