Configuring Windows 7 for Auto-update

Last Updated: 05/06/2014
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Overview

You can set up Windows to do automatic system updates. To do so, follow the instructions below:

This tutorial applies to the following operating system(s):
  • WINDOWS

Step 1

Open the Windows Control Panel from the Start Menu.

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Step 2

Click on System and Security.

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Step 3

Under Windows Update click on Turn automatic updating on or off.

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Step 4

Click the Install updates automatically button and select to install updates Every day... as shown to the left.

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Step 5

Click on the OK button.

Step 6

It might be helpful to click on the Check for updates option in between updates as show to the left:

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