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Windows 7: updating program

30 Dec 2011   #1

XP windows Professional
updating program

hey i downloaded an updater software from a essentail windows 7 software collection magazine vol.6 (it is a good mag, helpful), but i'm wondering if i should let it upgrade my system. i have an XP, this message keeps poping up asking if i want to upgrade. (please don't email ur reply as it is busted) thank you

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30 Dec 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Soulfood,

Personally, I wouldn't let any 3rd party program update my system. There's really no need to when you could do so through Windows Update, and/or just download the latest drivers from the device manufacturer's website.
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31 Dec 2011   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

Hello soulfood

Another option would be - Update Checker - .You can set it to check for updates on boot but it will only advise you of updates available, that way you can manually download them when ready.

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