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Windows 7: Safe To Install All Windows Updates?

3 Hours Ago   #11
Paul Black

7 HP SP1 64-bit Vista HB SP2 32-bit Linux Mint 18.3
 
 

Hi Lady Fitzgerald,

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After having to restore to an earlier date several times after installing MS updates this year essentially broke my computers, I got fed up and won't install any updates past December, 2017.
That is very wise. I know a lot of people that use the December 2017 cut off for updates and hardly have any problems. I know a couple of people who actually use May 2017 as their cut off. I personally only install the Monthly Security-Only-Updates. I do keep an eye on the Critical, Important System Updates and .NET Framework updates however, just in case!


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