Microsoft desires to bridge the hole between Microsoft/Workplace account and Home windows 11 by integrating the Microsoft account immediately into the system settings. This transfer comes after the corporate made Microsoft account obligatory on Home windows 11 Professional for private or house use.
Home windows 11 22H2 introduces Microsoft 365 subscription in Settings and Microsoft says it plans to additional enhance the expertise through future updates delivered utilizing On-line Service Expertise Packs. As a part of the replace, Microsoft is introducing “fee particulars” inside the subscription card expertise.
As you may see within the under screenshot, the Settings app now allows you to view and handle fee data, and you may even obtain notifications when your fee technique requires an replace. The aim of integrating the Microsoft account’s fee characteristic into the settings app is that will help you proceed your subscriptions with none disruptions.
For the time being, Microsoft account integration is restricted to fee particulars, however this may change in a future replace.
Microsoft is now testing a collection of modifications to higher replicate the options related to Microsoft accounts inside the Settings app. This consists of merchandise like Workplace 2021 or Workplace 2019.
For instance, you probably have an Workplace 2021 or Workplace 2019 subscription linked to the Microsoft account, you may view and handle supported Workplace perpetual merchandise inside Settings > Accounts.
You possibly can be taught extra about your subscriptions and even set up the Workplace product. Beforehand, customers have been required to manually log in to their account in a browser to be able to set up the Workplace product.
Home windows 11’s Microsoft account integration remains to be within the early days of improvement and it’s rolling out to testers within the Dev Channel. Microsoft is planning to gather extra suggestions earlier than releasing it within the manufacturing channel through an On-line Service Expertise Pack.
There’s an opportunity it will start rolling out to customers by the tip of this yr as the mixing doesn’t require a characteristic replace.
Microsoft has introduced a collection of enhancements for the Settings app in Home windows 11 22H2.
For instance, Microsoft is updating the default values for “Sleep and Display screen off” to cut back power consumption, and carbon emissions, notably when PCs are idle. Nonetheless, this transformation will likely be rolled out to solely those that clear set up the working system with model 22H2 or newer.
Microsoft can also be enhancing the search bar expertise inside the app and the corporate is hoping to additional enhance the Settings with Solar Valley 3.