Surface Pro 7 recieves new (October 18, 2022) firmware updates

Microsoft is rolling out new firmware updates to Surface Pro 7 devices to addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability and resolves Wi-Fi disconnect and settings toggle issues.

Surface Pro 7 Updates

Microsoft has started rolling out new firmware updates for Surface Pro 7. The new update is available for Surface Pro 7 devices running Windows 10 May 2020 Update, Version 20H1, or later.

The new firmware update will addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability and resolves Wi-Fi disconnect and settings toggle issues. The update is listed as a “October 18 release” on the Surface Pro 7 Update History page.

  1. Changelog for October 18, 2022 Updates
  2. Getting the Updates via Windows Update
  3. Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Changelog for October 18, 2022 Updates

Below is the complete changelog provided by Microsoft for the new updates. It includes the name and version listed in the Windows Updates and the name listed in Device Manager.

Windows Update Name Device Manager
Surface – Firmware – 13.0.2101.2 Surface ME – Firmware
Surface – Firmware – 15.11.140.0 Surface UEFI – Firmware
Intel – Net – 22.160.0.3 Intel(R) Wi-Fi 6 AX201 160MHz – Network adapter
Intel – Bluetooth – 22.160.0.3 Intel(R) Wireless Bluetooth – Bluetooth
Intel – System – 2145.1.42.0 Intel(R) Management Engine Interface – System Devices
Intel – SoftwareComponent -1.63.1155.2 Intel(R) ICLS Client – Software devices

Getting the Updates via Windows Update

You can get this new Firmware Update via Windows Updates, as we detailed here:

On Windows 11:

  1. Go to Start > Settings (Win + I)
    Open Settings app on Windows 11
  2. Go to Windows Update and click on the Check for updates button
    Check for updates on Windows 11

On Windows 10:

  1. Go to Start > Settings > Update & security.
    Windows 10 Settings > Update & Security
  2. From the Windows Update tab, click Check for updates
    Windows 10 - Check for updates

If your Surface Pro 7 didn’t receive the update, it should appear on the Windows Update list by now.

Downloading the Updates from Microsoft

Alternatively, you can download the latest cumulative driver and firmware update for Surface Surface Pro 7 from Microsoft Download Center via the following links.

Surface Pro 7 Update History

2022
Oct
18
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability and resolves Wi-Fi disconnect and settings toggle issues.
May
03
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves system Camera performance and stability and resolves system bugcheck, improves Surface Dock 2 reliability, and improves Surface Slim Pen 2 inking.
    View
Mar
10
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
    View
2021
Oct
20
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Enables Windows 11 feature to improve battery life, improves graphics stability and performance, and addresses critical security vulnerability and improves system stability.
    View
Sep
16
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Addresses system hang and shut down issue.
    View
Aug
03
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Surface System Aggregator update addresses CPU throttling issue, improves USBC performance, improves Touch and Pen stability when waking from sleep, improves Surface Dock 2 reliability, and improves upgrading to the latest Windows OS.
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Jun
23
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves Wi-Fi connection reliability.
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Apr
09
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves camera experience and power consumption during use.
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Jan
14
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Addresses security updates and improves system stability.
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2020
Nov
06
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves system stability and system telemetry reporting.
    View
Sep
29
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves camera experience and power consumption during use.
    View
Jul
31
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improves power efficiency when waking from sleep.
    View
Jun
10
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Addresses unexpected shutdown failure, and improves system stability.
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Jan
30
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improve system light balance and contrast, audio performance, system security, and system stability.
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2019
Dec
05
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Improve battery performance, Surface Dock USB performance, and the camera and associated system bugcheck performance.
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Oct
21
  • Surface Pro 7 Image
    Help improve battery life and Cortana's speech experience.
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