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Windows 7: The importance of windows update?

18 Jun 2014   #1
Ripshock

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The importance of windows update?

So what is it?


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18 Jun 2014   #2
derekimo

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It is an important part of Windows, it keeps your system updated with security and bug fixes to keep it running smooth and safe,

Windows Update - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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The service provides different kinds of updates. Security updates or critical updates protect against vulnerabilities to malware and security exploits. Other updates correct errors unrelated to security, or enhancing functionality.
Windows Update - Keep your PC up to date - Microsoft Windows

Updates: frequently asked questions - Windows Help
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18 Jun 2014   #3
Ripshock

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
It is an important part of Windows, it keeps your system updated with security and bug fixes to keep it running smooth and safe,

Windows Update - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Quote:
The service provides different kinds of updates. Security updates or critical updates protect against vulnerabilities to malware and security exploits. Other updates correct errors unrelated to security, or enhancing functionality.
Windows Update - Keep your PC up to date - Microsoft Windows

Updates: frequently asked questions - Windows Help
but why does it sometime affect system`s performance?
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18 Jun 2014   #4
derekimo

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In what way? During updates or after they have been installed?

I don't get any performance problems from updating Windows.
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18 Jun 2014   #5
Ripshock

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
In what way? During updates or after they have been installed?

I don't get any performance problems from updating Windows.
after
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18 Jun 2014   #6
derekimo

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There could be many reasons for performance problems, try going through this,

Optimize Windows 7
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18 Jun 2014   #7
Ripshock

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Yeah, it turned out to be bacause of too many start-ups
Thanks
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19 Jun 2014   #8
derekimo

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That will do it, you're welcome.

Thanks for the rep too.
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19 Jun 2014   #9
Ripshock

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by derekimo View Post
That will do it, you're welcome.

Thanks for the rep too.
you deserve it
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