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Performance Issue: Advice About Upgrading Cornell Computers to Windows 11

Last Updated:
2021-11-05 11:31:26
Event:
2021-11-05 11:14:00
Status:
Open
Brief Description:
Because of ongoing compatibility issues with important security applications, it is recommended at this time that Cornell users and administrators wait until such issues are resolved before upgrading Windows 10 devices to Windows 11.
User Impact:
Users who upgrade prematurely may encounter issues using important security applications.
Workaround:
There is no workaround for this issue
Current Status:
Several important security applications are not yet compatible with Windows 11.
Services Affected:
Certified Desktop
Full Description:
Because of ongoing compatibility issues with important security applications, it is recommended at this time that Cornell users wait until such issues are resolved before upgrading Windows 10 devices to Windows 11.

Cornell administrators are advised to put a hold on deploying Windows 11 to end users in production until the Certified Desktop security applications reach compatibility with Windows 11 and you have verified that all essential apps for your unit are working as expected with Windows 11. Visit the OS & Application Compatibility page at https://confluence.cornell.edu/x/L1dkG (login required) for more information.
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Timeline of Changes

Description Current Status Date Time
Because of ongoing compatibility issues with important security applications, it is recommended at this time that Cornell users wait until such issues are resolved before upgrading Windows 10 devices to Windows 11. Cornell administrators are advised to put a hold on deploying Windows 11 to end users in production until the Certified Desktop security applications reach compatibility with Windows 11 and you have verified that all essential apps for your unit are working as expected with Windows 11. Visit the OS & Application Compatibility page at https://confluence.cornell.edu/x/L1dkG (login required) for more information. Several important security applications are not yet compatible with Windows 11. 2021-11-05 11:31:26