Last night, Microsoft made Windows 11 build 22000.160 available to Windows Insiders in the Dev and Beta channels. And it also made its first Windows 11 ISO available to those who wish to clean install Windows 11; of course, this being the Insider Program, the ISO is for an older build.
There is only one major new change to Windows 11 in build 22000.160: It includes the Focus Sessions feature in the Clocks app that Panos Panay teased two weeks ago. This build also displays estimates in the Power menu for how long a restart will take; this feature is still in testing and only appears on PCs with SSDs. And that’s it.
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As for the ISO availability, you can download that here. This will enable mainstream users to experience the Windows 11 Out of Box Experience (OOBE) for the first time, though more technical users have had access to this since June, and since I documented this process long ago, you won’t be surprised to discover that Microsoft has re-added the ability to name your PC during Setup.
Still, it’s nice to see a public, official source for a Windows 11 ISO, even if it’s an older build. (You can easily upgrade to this week’s build, of course.)