Xbox Insider Release Notes – Xbox App for Windows [2205.1001.6.0]

Hey Xbox Insiders! We have our final May update for the Xbox App preview that fixed a crash causing bug.

We will continue to post these release notes, even when the noticeable changes are minimal, so you’re aware when updates are coming to the app. Details can be found below!

Xbox Insider Release Notes

App Update Details:

  • Xbox App version released: 2205.1001.6.0
  • Gaming Services version released: 3.65.8001.0
  • Available: 9:00 a.m. PT – May 18th, 2022

New Features and Experiences

We have exciting news! Xbox Insiders can expect something new coming to their Xbox App Preview.


  • Users can now choose to reveal details about secret achievements if they want to know more.

Fixes Implemented

Thanks to the hard work of Xbox engineers, we are happy to announce the following fixes have been implemented for this app update:

  • Fixed an application startup error on file paths with special characters

How to Get Xbox Insider Support

Remember, if you encounter any issues please leave feedback by navigating to the feedback option on your profile menu.

You can find more information on known issues and troubleshooting steps, as well as interact with the community, on the Xbox Insiders Subreddit

When posting to the subreddit, please look through most recent posts to see if your issue has already been posted or addressed. We always recommend adding to threads with the same issue before posting a brand new one. This helps us support you the best we can!

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Thank you to everyone who participates in the Xbox Insider Program! Your feedback helps us continue to build a great gaming experience in the Xbox app on PC.