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Windows 7: Deleting Win Updates

2 Weeks Ago   #1

Windows 7 Home Pro SP1 64bit
Deleting Win Updates

I purchased a refurb a couple of years ago and it had alot of updates installed from 2015.
I don't want to uninstall the updates, just remove the entries from my system.
Can I delete these updates from my system ?

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2 Weeks Ago   #2

W7 home premium 32bit/W7HP 64bit/w10 tp insider ring

Hi Bej,

providing you are upto date, update wise, use the MS diskcleaner tool, its specifically designed to remove superceeded ones.

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2 Weeks Ago   #3

Windows 7 Home Pro SP1 64bit

Appreciate your reply...I have never updated...The old updates on my system were
there when I bought the computer...Think I'll just leave them in place...
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