b25987 - Microsoft Terminal stops working after IPU from former release - Workaround

MVP

Scenario:

IPU from Windows Server vNext B25941 to 25987

Problem description:

Launching Windows Terminal does not find the required application

Repo steps:

In-place upgrade from 25987 to 25941, keep files and settings, dynamic updates enabled

launching Win+X > Microsoft Terminal (Admin) >

 

[Window Title]
C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\WindowsApps\wt.exe

[Content]
C:\Users\Administrator\AppData\Local\Microsoft\WindowsApps\wt.exe

The file cannot be accessed by the system.


[OK]

 

Steps I have tried:

1. reinstalling Microsoft Terminal

https://github.com/microsoft/terminal/releases/download/v1.18.2822.0/Microsoft.WindowsTerminal_1.18....

Status: unsuccessful
Error:
App installation failed with error message: Windows cannot install package Microsoft.WindowsTerminal_1.18.2822.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe because this package depends on a framework that could not be found. Provide the framework "Microsoft.UI.Xaml.2.8" published by "CN=Microsoft Corporation, O=Microsoft Corporation, L=Redmond, S=Washington, C=US", with neutral or x64 processor architecture and minimum version 8.2305.5001.0, along with this package to install. (0x80073cf3)

2. Downloading Windows Terminal Preinstall Kit source: https://github.com/microsoft/terminal/releases/download/v1.18.2822.0/Microsoft.WindowsTerminal_1.18....

Installed: Microsoft.UI.Xaml.2.8_8.2306.22001.0_x64__8wekyb3d8bbwe.appx
Status: successful

3. again tried to repair with https://github.com/microsoft/terminal/releases/download/v1.18.2822.0/Microsoft.WindowsTerminal_1.18....
Status: successful

4. Launching Win+X > Microsoft Terminal 
Status: successful

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