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.

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


2.  Click on “Install Updates”




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.