Windows 8.1 Support For Updates
We all know that the level of security in computers has been improving, every day since the invention of malwares and viruses. With every step taken to prevent the out spread of viruses, there is a larger out break of malwares. We all know that there is a lesser chance of getting infected by the viruses if the Operating system is up to date because the updates carry with them the ability to block newer threats.
Understanding that this might be the right time to do this, we bring to you how to kick in automatic updates. We advice you to update the system regularly, and not this once alone. The procedure to supports automatic upgrades in Windows 8.1, 10 and 7 are given below.
|Windows 10||Settings > Update and security (Check your update status here)|
|Windows 8.1||Settings > Change PC settings> Update and recovery|
|Windows 7||Settings > Windows Update|
Because most of us use the one before the latest release, the user friendly and more supporting Windows 8.1, here is the way to go about and install it manually:
Before starting the process, the prerequisite for it would be a stable internet connection, and not being switched user or turned off while the process is being done.
- Settings > Change PC settings.
- After entering into the PC settings screen, Update and recovery > Windows update
- Check for updates, and choose the update that you will be needing if any. Click on the update you wish to install, and enter the administrator password and user ID when prompted.
After the update is done, please restart your computer. It is better to enable auto-update for the Windows updates that are made regularly, in case if you don’t have time to do this whole process regularly. In case you need support getting your windows 8.1 updated, please let us know via the toll-free number 1-855-559-2230 and we’ll help! Stay updated, stay safe! stay connected with us at microsoft-help-desk.com.