Outlook 2016 / 2019 / 2021 / 365 Update for July 2022

The June security and rollup update has been made available for all Click-to-Run installations of Outlook 2016, Outlook 2019, Outlook 2021 and Outlook as part of a Microsoft 365 subscription.

It contains 2 security updates for generic Office components.

In addition, it contains 2 documented non-security fixes related to Outlook Current Version 2206, 2 new features and 10 fixes for Monthly Enterprise Version 2205, 2 fixes for Semi-Annual Preview Version 2202. Most notable fixes are;

  • Version 2206, 2205 and 2202
    • We fixed an issue that prevented the Room Finder from loading in the GCC-High environment.
  • Version 2206 and 2205
    • We fixed an issue where users were not able to add room mailboxes to the calendar.
  • Version 2205
    • We fixed an issue that caused “No response required” to show on all forwarded meeting invites for delegates of room mailboxes when the Shared Calendar Improvements feature is enabled.
    • We fixed an issue that caused users to see multiple copies of a shared calendar rendered in certain circumstances.

The new features in Monthly Enterprise Version 2205 are;

  • Org Explorer
    Visualize and explore your company’s internal structure, work teams, and individual roles.
  • Find events on your calendar faster than ever
    Improvements to the Calendar search means it’s faster and easier to find events, such as the next occurrence of a series.

Version 2202 has now also been released to the Semi-Annual Enterprise Channel and contains 10 highlighted new features and 57 fixes which have been made available already to the other release channels. Some notable new features are;

  • Last Sign In / Suspicious Sign In
    Outlook now tells you when and where you last signed into your account, and alerts you if any suspicious sign-in activity is detected
  • Microsoft Search powered compose (To\CC\BCC) suggestions
    Adding people to the To\CC line is now powered by Microsoft Search.
  • Expanded GAL people suggestions for mail and calendar compose
    Outlook will now return results from the complete GAL when suggesting people for email and calendar compose.
  • Turn on shared calendar improvements
    For shared calendars in Office 365, Outlook can update these calendars using the REST API. Turn on the preview for faster and more reliable updates to shared calendars.

Based on your release channel, you’ll be updated to the following version;

  • Microsoft 365 Apps, Outlook 2016 Retail, Outlook 2019 Retail, Outlook 2021 Retail
    Version 2206 (Build 15330.20246)
  • Monthly Enterprise
    Version 2205 (Build 15225.20356)
    Version 2204 (Build 15128.20312)
  • Semi-Annual Enterprise (Preview)
    Version 2202 (Build 14931.20604)
  • Semi-Annual Enterprise
    Version 2202 (Build 14931.20604)
    Version 2108 (Build 14326.21062)
    Version 2102 (Build 13801.21528) 
  • Outlook LTSC 2021
    Version 2108 (Build 14332.20345)
  • Outlook 2019 Volume Licensed
    Version 1808 (Build 10388.20027)

Note: Depending on your installation type, this update can be installed via the Update Now button in Outlook itself or the Microsoft Store. This update does not apply to msi-based installations of Office 2016.