Windows Update – Windows 8

It is imperative that you keep Windows up to date and it does not happen automatically as there will sometimes be some optional updates that need to be done.

With Windows 8 there are 2 ways to access , check and update Windows.

The first is through the Control Panel , then find Windows Update 

Or go to settings on the front screen , through the charms menu , then PC Settings , then update and recovery.

With Windows 7 to access Windows Update it is , Start , All Programs , Windows Update

Remember Windows Update is your first line of defence in computer security. 

Author: Adelaide Techguy

Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

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  1. I really enjoy your segment on Michael Smyth’s drive show and thank you for putting the information on this website – sometimes I hear you say something and think, "hang on, what was that?" but the conversation has moved on and it is too late to ring in. Andrew Norwood

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