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Windows subsystem August 2022 Android update is expanding



Android Subsystem Android August 2022 update

A few days ago, Microsoft dispatched the latest August 2022 update to the U.S. However, the company is now rolling out the August 2022 Windows subsystem Android update in Japan.

The update is appearing with version 2207.40000.8.0. Further, it adds some new improvements to the software and fixes the various issues faced in the previous version.

Alongside this, in the August 2022 Windows subsystem Android update, Microsoft brings you a large number of changes and improvements to feel a better operating system.

The company is working to make its operating system more reliable and effective. Previously, users encountered some issues with the software to fix these issues the company has come up with the latest August 2022 Android security update. The update will enhance the security of the system.

In addition to this, there are several improvements in the Android settings app and the VPN connection also.

What’s new with the update:


  • Optimizes accessibility to the Windows Subsystem for Android Setting app
  • Optimizes the behavior of the apps that update the toast notification instead of using the progress toasts.
  • Optimizes the VPN connections
  • Optimizes the security of the Android to improve the reliability of the Windows subsystem with the August 2022 security update.

Compatibility improvements:

  • New compatibility shim allows apps to maintain the aspect ratio but still supports the resize
  • New compatibility shim for Android Settings app in the Windows Subsystem
  • Game controls user education dialog for apps with compatibility shims enabled
  • Scrollbar fix for Windows Subsystem for Android Settings compatibility page

Other improvements:

  • Fixed problems with restarting apps
  • Apps that update toast notifications instead of using progress toasts have better behavior
  • User crash data and system app crash data are now being reported
  • Suppresses the toast notification “No internet available”
  • Amazon Appstore 60.69 update
  • Custom Android toasts now render correctly

Android Subsystem Android August 2022 update

Microsoft might give some more finishing touch to the software before its global rollout. If you are living in Japan then grab this update fastly to experience the refinements in the previous software.


Amy is our firmware and software specialist, she keeps her eagle eyes open for new software rollouts, beta programs, and other software related activities as well as new smartphone launch.