Posts under Windows Updates tag.

Windows Update and Recovery options in Windows 8.1

Windows 8.1 has revised PC settings – they have undergone minor changes that make it appear somewhat different from the settings that are present in Windows 8. One new category you can find here is Update and Recovery. The category […]

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Troubleshoot: Windows Updates Errors in Windows 10/8/7 – FAQ

When you try to install an update on a Windows-based computer, you may receive some error messages. Many Windows users have experienced this issue. I, therefore decided to put together a list of solutions to some FAQs about Windows Updates […]

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Turn off or Disable Automatic App Updates in Windows 8.1

In Windows 8, one has to manually update the Windows apps, but Microsoft has made it easier in Windows 8.1. Windows 8.1 will automatically download and install updates to all your Windows Store Apps. Automatic updates to Windows Store apps […]

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Microsoft Update Catalog: Download & save Windows Updates

Microsoft Update Catalog is a service from Microsoft that provides a listing of software updates that can be distributed over a corporate network. Using the Microsoft Update Catalog can prove to be a one-stop location for finding Microsoft software updates, […]

Enable, Disable Internet Explorer 10 automatic update

Internet Explorer 10 is by default, set to download and install updates automatically. But if you wish, you can prevent Internet Explorer 10 from installing new version automatically. You may have your own reasons for doing so – but if […]

CheckSUR: System Update Readiness Tool to repair Windows Update

System resources, such as file data, registry data, and even in-memory data, can develop inconsistencies during the lifetime of the operating system. These inconsistencies may be caused by various hardware failures or by software issues. In some cases, these inconsistencies […]

Windows now lets you force automatic restart after Windows Updates

Microsoft has recently released an update KB2822241 that now allows you to force automatic restart after Windows Updates, in systems running Windows 10/8 and Windows Server. If you have already installed the latest batch of April 2013 Windows Updates, you […]

Where are Windows 8 Update Notifications ?

Windows 7 users who have upgraded to Windows 8, may find their Windows 8 Update notification icon missing. Users of Windows 7  and earlier have been used to seeing the Windows Update notification in the taskbar, informing them that Windows Updates […]

FIX: Unable to update Windows Store Apps on Windows 8

One of the newest feature of Windows 8 is the availability of Windows Store applications. By now there are tons of application available and lot of new applications are added to the store on a regular basis by lot of developers […]

Download & Install Windows 8 App updates

It is always a good idea to keep your operating system, software and now your Windows Apps updated to their latest available versions. All of us are familiar with how to update the first two. In this post, we will […]

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Stop That Update – Use Update Freezer

What annoys you the most when your Windows computer first boots and you want to get to your work straightaway? For me, I find the pop ups of Adobe Reader and Adobe AIR appearing asking me to update the software […]

Microsoft Metro Apps Updates are available for Windows 8 CP

If you haven’t yet updated your Windows 8 CP, I would like to inform you that updates are now available for Mail, Calendar, People, Messaging, SkyDrive and Photos Apps in Windows 8 Consumer Preview. Some bugs have been fixed in […]