KB5005716: Out of Box Experience update for Windows 10 – Oct. 4 Windows Update

KB5005716: Out of Box Experience update for Windows 10, version 2004, 20H2, 21H1, and 21H2: October 4, 2021

Summary

This update improves the Windows 10, version 2004, 20H2, 21H1, and 21H2 out-of-box experience (OOBE) by providing eligible devices the option to upgrade to Windows 11 as part of the OOBE process. If the upgrade to Windows 11 is chosen, the upgrade process will begin shortly after OOBE is completed. This update applies only to the Windows 10, version 2004, 20H2, 21H1, and 21H2 OOBE process and will be available only when OOBE updates are installed.

This update applies to the following:

  • Windows 10, version 2004 (Home and Professional only)
  • Windows 10, version 20H2 (Home and Professional only)
  • Windows 10, version 21H1 (Home and Professional only)
  • Windows 10, version 21H2 (Home and Professional only)

How to get this update

Windows OOBE

This update is installed during the Windows 10 OOBE process if an Internet connection is available during the OOBE process.

Prerequisites

You must have one of the following updates or a later update installed to apply this update:

  • For Windows 10, version 2004
    Recommended: November 10, 2020—KB4586781 (OS Build 19041.630)
    Optional: October 29, 2020—KB4580364 (OS Build 19041.610)
  • For Windows 10, version 20H2
    No additional updates are required.
  • For Windows 10, version 21H1
    No additional updates are required.
  • For Windows 10, version 21H2
    No additional updates are required.

Restart information

You must restart the device after you apply this update.

Update replacement information

This update does not replace a previously released update.

Source: https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/…9-3b027dfbaf8f

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