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How to Perform Windows Updates

How to Perform Windows Updates

This document outlines how to perform a Windows Update on your Microsoft Windows PC. Microsoft frequently releases software that fixes problems, glitches, and security holes that are found in the Windows operating system. It is vital that your computer always be kept up-to-date by always having these system updates. Windows Updates for Windows 7 and 8

Step 1. Search for the Windows Update client.

Step 2.  Click on check for updates managed by your system administrator or it might also check for updates online.

Step 3.  Once the scan is completed, click on the "Install updates" button.