Windows Update for Windows 7

Updating Windows 7 manually via Microsoft Windows Update

Instructions for running Microsoft Windows Update under Windows 7

 

This process will most likely require you to reboot your computer, so please plan accordingly.

If you are need assistance with this, please send email to help@cs.unc.edu.

 

1. Click on the Start menu (lower left corner of your screen), click “All Programs”, and click “Windows Update”.

 

2.  Click on “Install Updates”

 

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3.  Windows will return a report with the available updates.  Be sure to apply the “Important Updates.”

 

4.  Close the window and reboot if instructed when the updates are complete.

 

 

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