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How to Use Windows Update (Video Guide)

Using Windows Update to keep your OS secure and updated

Q. What is a Windows Update?

A. Windows Update is a service provided by Microsoft that provides updates for the Microsoft Windows operating system and its installed components, including applications like Internet Explorer.

Q. What are the different types of Windows Updates?

A. Microsoft offers different kinds of updates. Security updates or critical updates protect against vulnerabilities to malware and security exploits. Other updates correct errors that aren’t related to security, or enhance functionality.


In our latest interactive video blog, learn all about using Windows Update to keep your operating system updated, and learn why this is important!

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