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6012 Updating Windows

Common System Tasks

To install the latest Windows update:

Windows 8/10

  1. Type Windows Updates in your Search bar.
  2. Select Check for updates.
  3. Click the Check for updates button.
  4. After the check has been run the application will list any available updates, if applicable.

  5. Install any updates listed.
  6. Once all updates are downloaded and installed, your computer will need to restart. Allow the restart so the updates can be applied.

Windows 7

  1. Open the Windows Control Panel.

  2. Select Windows Update.
  3. Note: If the View by dropdown list is set to Category, change it to Large icons or Small icons (whichever you prefer), to view individual options among each category.

  4. Click Windows Update.

  5. Click Check for updates.
  6. If Windows is not up-to-date, the shield is yellow and the number of updates available is indicated.

  7. Click Install updates.
  8. Click Restart when prompted to finish the update.
  9. Repeat steps 4-6 until no further updates become available.

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