Tech Tips Home
The Best Tech Tips And Daily Deals
Newsletter On The Internet!

Shop online 24hrs a day or call us Mon-Fri
8:30AM-4:30PM EST - 1-800-915-2088
WorldStart Tech Tip And Store Search
Email: Password: Login Remember Me
looking for freeware

Like what you see here? Subscribe to the Tech Tips newsletter!   Email: Subscribe

Installing Updates In Windows 7

Monday, May 12th, 2014 by | Filed Under: Security Help
 
Loading...


Thom writes:

Thank you for your security alert about the Internet Explorer update.  It would be helpful if you told us how to  install the latest security updates from Microsoft.  Please give us the URL.  I tried going to Microsoft.com and couldn’t find anything relative to latest security updates.
 
Many thanks
 
Thom, you don’t need need URL to update Windows. You can take care of that through the Windows update center on your computer. Go to your search box and type Windows updates.  On Windows 7, you’ll want to click the icon that ready Windows updates in the results.
 
You’ll be taken to the Windows Update center on your computer.  You’ll be able to see if there are any updates available for your computer. If there are, you can click to install.
 
Select View update history to view recently installed updates.
 
If you’re wondering if you have a particular update, this is where you’ll be able to tell when it was installed.
 
One way to make sure you get all of your important updates is to turn on automatic updates. Choose Change settings.
 
From the drop-down menu under Important updates, choose the option to install updates automatically.
 
You also have the option of choosing the day and time that updates will be installed automatically.
 
Click OK and you are good to go.
 
~ Cynthia

Tags: , , , ,

Leave a Reply


Like these tips? Get them for FREE in your email!

WorldStart's Tech Tips Newsletter

  • Tech Tips Daily - Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

  • Tech Tips Weekly - If you don't want our Tech Tips newsletter every day, then sign up for this weekly newsletter to get the best information of the week. Sent on Fridays.

Other Newsletters

  • WorldStart's Daily Deals - Every week, we send out great deals in our Daily Deals newsletter. Many of these deals are exclusively for our Daily Deals newsletter subscribers and can't be found with our regular specials.

  • Just For Grins - Each issue includes a couple clean jokes, some funny quotes, and a hilarious reader's story. Newsletter is sent five days a week.


Enter Email Address:

Subscribe

Your e-mail address is safe with us!
We only use it to send you the newsletters you request. It is NEVER disclosed to a third party for any reason, ever! Plus, if you decided you don't like our newsletters (don't worry, you'll love them), unsubscribing is fast and easy.

Free Newsletter Signup



Tech Tips Daily

Become a tech pro! Get the very best tech and computer help sent directly to your email every weekday!

Tech Tips Weekly

The week's best in tech and computer help. Get your issue sent to your email every Friday!

WorldStart's Daily Deals

The very best deals on the Internet! Get a new set of incredible sales every day of the week!

Just For Grins

Clean jokes, funny quotes, and hilarious comics. Sent 5 times a week straight to your email.


Subscribe


Love Worldstart? Refer A Friend!

looking for freeware
WorldStart's Premium Membership

Tip Archive


Categories:
Archives: