Switching to a different insider build without losing installed software or data

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I am currently on the dev channel of the windows 11 insider program and i would like to know if there is a way to switch to an different build without having to reinstall all my software.

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best response confirmed by Micromot1730 (New Contributor)


Hi currently there is no such possibility, but Microsoft has announced that it will be possible in the near future.

Best regards

You will probably be able to lower the Insider program channel - without a clean installation of Win...

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@Andrzej1 Thanks for your reply! I am excited to change my insider channel so i have a more stable windows version. 


Great - you can tell what compilation Dev. you managed to go back - to Beta?