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Windows 7: Upcoming change to release schedule for non-security Office updates

29 Mar 2016   #1
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 
Upcoming change to release schedule for non-security Office updates

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We want to let you know about an important change coming to the release schedule for Office updates so that you can plan accordingly. Until now, both security and non-security updates have been released on the second Tuesday of each month. Starting in April, the non-security updates will be released in Microsoft Update and the Windows Server Update Service (WSUS) on the first Tuesday of the month, which is April 5 in this case. This will include all updates that have the Critical or Definition classification. Updates with the Security classification will continue to release on second Tuesday as usual.


Source: Upcoming change to the release schedule for non-security updates | Office Updates


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30 Mar 2016   #2
Sky Ranch

Windows 7 Home 64-bit
 
 

I wonder if that will decrease the excessive time Windows searches for updates on Patch Tuesdays as some users have experienced with W7 lately. Guess we'll find out...
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30 Mar 2016   #3
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

I'm sure the update system can't get much worse
Many people having issues
Sticking with Windows 7? The forecast calls for pain | ZDNet
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06 Apr 2016   #4
DavidE

Multi-Boot W7_Pro_x64 W8.1_Pro_x64 W10_Pro_x64
 
 

I just checked WU and i have 4 important Office 2010 updates available that were published yesterday (2016-05-05).
I don't know how long it took WU to check for these, i didn't manually check WU to see what is available for me.
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11 Apr 2016   #5
Swizz

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks for the heads up, Brink.
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