Category - Updates

Category: Updates

Windows 10 Will Now Force Some Updates On Users

Force them, no matter their internet connection! One of the biggest annoyances with the original version of Windows 10 was how systems updates were provided to PCs, regardless of their connections. This led to many users exceeding their data plans, and sometimes even caused huge charges for those that were on cellular connectivity. Microsoft then introduced …

Windows 10 Gets First Delta Updates

A new entry! Microsoft has published delta updates for Windows 10 in the Update Catalog, making it the very first time these types of updates have been made available for the operating system. These are, in addition, of course, to the cumulative updates that were released yesterday. As you can see for yourself, these delta updates …

New Windows 10 Cumulative Updates Bring Tons Of Fixes

Suppose that’s what you get when you skip a Patch Tuesday cycle. Microsoft has finally unleashed the second batch of updates for the year, bringing with it fixes worth two months. Catch up on why the Patch Tuesday for February was delayed here. Anyway, as the changelog notes, there is a huge list of updates and …

This Is How Microsoft Is Making Windows Updates Smaller

Significantly smaller. Microsoft has just provided an update on UUP, the Unified Update Platform, the next generation of its delivery technologies that it has been working towards. The software titan already announced it officially back in November. The UUP is supposed to reduce the size of the builds and updates that Redmond ships to testers and …

Windows 10 Home Users Will Not Be Able To Pause Updates

Well, that settles it, then! Windows 10 Home users sure have had it tough when it comes installing updates, and it looks like they will not be able to pause them either. Referring to the new option in the Creators Update that allows users to delay installation of updates for up to 35 days. It has …

Microsoft Begins 2017 With Only Four Security Patches

January certainly is the month where people take things slow, and Microsoft certainly seems to agree. The company has released only four security patches this first Patch Tuesday cycle for 2017. As expected, some would say. The software titan pushed out significant updates to its operating system yesterday, and has now detailed some of the security …

Microsoft Releases Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB3213986

Along with a couple other cumulative updates for previous versions of Windows 10. Microsoft has marked the first Patch Tuesday of 2017 with the release of a new cumulative update for its OS. This one is specifically aimed at the Anniversary Update, version 1607 of the operating system. Three cumulative updates have actually made their way …

New Windows 10 Updates Coming Today

Today is another glorious Tuesday, the second of the month. And that can mean only one thing. That Microsoft is ready to unleash new Windows 10 updates as part of its Patch Tuesday initiatives. This will be the first such release for 2017, the January one. The software titan is expected to publish new cumulative updates …

Microsoft Will Finally Allow Users To Pause Windows 10 Updates

Pauses sure are in season! Microsoft has currently paused the Windows Insider program, but it seems that you may soon be able to pause Windows 10 updates as well. Finally, that is. Details on this are still scarce. But we do know that the preview version that leaked over the weekend, Windows 10 build 14997, comes …

Download This Microsoft Tool To Fix Windows Update Errors

Windows Update errors are quickly becoming the most common type of problem that Windows 10 users experience. Understandable, considering just how regularly Microsoft updates its OS. Of course, the company also provides error messages and errors codes to help users. But not everyone is tech savvy enough to decode them, or know what approach to take …

Windows 10 Cumulative Update KB3213522 Fixes Things Up

Microsoft has released a new Windows 10 cumulative update in the form of KB3213522 that is specifically aimed at version 1607 of the operating system. Anniversary Update, that is. This has been rolled out to fix an issue discovered in a previous update, KB3206632 that the software titan released on December 13, which was the final …