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Windows 7: Little free program that works well for me.

29 Jan 2012   #1
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64
Little free program that works well for me.

I have been using Filehippo Update Checker. Update Checker -
So far I like everything about it. Quick and easy and has been correct every time so far.

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29 Jan 2012   #2

Win7 H.Prem. 32bit+SP1

Did you manage to install it and get it to work ? On my pc's I can only use the portable version.
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30 Jan 2012   #3
A Guy

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

I've had it installed for years, no problem. Be aware, it will (maybe obviously) only alert to updates for programs that FileHippo lists. I also use SUMO, which is more comprehensive, just be sure to choose the installer without Relevant Knowledge, and pay attention to uncheck all the "extras" the installer wants to install. I find it worth it to have the program.

Choose the download link with the RK in the circle with a slash through it.

Direct link here.

A Guy
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30 Jan 2012   #4

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 - 64 Bit

Good program, didn't know I was so outdated:
Little free program that works well for me.-hah.png

Mozilla really needs to stop updating Firefox so quickly.

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31 Jan 2012   #5
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

I found it accident when try to keep Java updated. I don't use the Beta.
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31 Jan 2012   #6
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8

I once used one of those update checkers (don't remember the name). Every time some program's language pack was updated, I got an alert. It was kind of a pain. I got rid of it.
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