Windows Update

How often does Windows Update check for new updates?
Windows checks for updates automatically (randomly) every 17 to 22 hours, but you can always check for updates manually. 
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 1:43 PM
Why does Windows update Randomly?
Millions of computers checking for updates at the same time might bring down Microsoft’s server. Spreading the checks out over a period prevents that from h...
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 1:45 PM
Are the updates that show up in Windows Update necessary?
Windows updates are not necessary for Windows to function, but they are usually necessary to prevent unauthorized users from exploiting flaws in Microsoft s...
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 1:47 PM
Why didn't Microsoft make Windows and their other software more secure in the first place?
It is important to note that a majority of all the computers in the world are windows-based. Therefore, all malicious eyes are on windows. When a hacker is ...
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 1:50 PM
The updates that were just installed are taking a long time to complete or configure. What do I do?
Most updates are installed or finalized as your computer starts up or shuts down. Sometimes Windows will freeze during this process. Don't restart your ...
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 1:52 PM
Can I stop updates from installing automatically or disable Windows Update completely?
It is not recommended to disable windows update.
Wed, 28 Apr, 2021 at 2:08 PM