Windows;-Automatic Updates

By Maurice ยท 4 replies
Dec 3, 2004
  1. A simple question, like everybody else using Windows, from time to time, I get automatic updates.
    I can't find out what the updates are, obviously, Windows think they are necessary, & no doubt they are [?], but it would be nice to know the details of each update as they happen.
    We all know how tight-lipped & inaccessable Windows are, but is there a way to find out? [​IMG]

  2. howard_hopkinso

    howard_hopkinso TS Rookie Posts: 24,177   +19

    Hello Maurice.

    If you click start then Windows update and after the page has loaded in the lefthand pane click on view installation history.

    You will be able to see what updates have been installed and when.

    Hope this helps mate.

    Regards Howard [​IMG]
  3. Maurice

    Maurice Banned Topic Starter Posts: 646

    Wow, Howard, I did know this, but had forgotten, DOH!! thanks for reminding me, I had a feeling that you'd be the first one to come forward.

    Maurice [​IMG]
  4. blaacksheep

    blaacksheep TS Rookie Posts: 70

    Also, you can click the advanced button, when the updates present themselves, to choose which updates to install. :chef:
  5. Maurice

    Maurice Banned Topic Starter Posts: 646

    Thanks blaacksheep, have you any wool? sorry, I had to say it! [you'll get used to me,.......or perhap not! [​IMG] welcome to TS, have a look at the gallery, also, have a glance at my profile [just click on my name at the top of my post]

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