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How do I configure Windows updates?
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For security reasons, it is important to download and install Window updates as they become available. By keeping your Windows software up to date, you are ensuring that your privacy and sensitive personal information is protected. Below are the directions on how to bring your computer up to date both manually and automatically.
Manually configure Windows updates for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
After Windows checks for updates, if any are available, you will have the option to install them. This process can take some time, be patient.
Manually configure Windows updates for Windows 8
Turn on the Windows Automatic Updates feature for Windows 7 and Windows Vista
Turn on the Windows Automatic Updates feature for Windows 8
Keep in mind that you can set the automatic times for the updates to download for anytime, day or evening.
It is recommended that you set this automatic download time for a time when you are not using the computer to avoid a downtime or a slowing down of your computers performance.