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Checking for Updates - Windows 10
Open your Start Menu in the bottom left and start typing ‘up’, then click on “Check for Updates”.
Alternatively, click on the small ‘gear’ icon for Settings:
Then scroll to the bottom of the Settings menu and click on Update & Security:
If you see "You're up to date", congratulations! You're done.
If you see "You're
up to date", click on the "Check for updates" button:
Windows will start checking online for any updates to your computer. An animation will play that resembles moving dots during this process:
It will continue to Download and then Install updates one-by-one as they are discovered. Please do not Restart while this is going on.
Once all updates are complete, you will see a green checkmark or a request to restart. Now it is safe to do so. Make sure you save all of your open documents first.
After a restart you can repeat the process to see if you have a green check and "You're up to date". If not, go ahead and run updates one more time to finish.
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