Manually Updating Windows 10

If automatic updates are turned off you can manually update Windows using the steps below.

Please note that Microsoft publishes new patches the second Tuesday of every month.

  • Select the Start button on the lower left of your screen.
  • Click the Setting button to open the settings pane.
  • Choose Update & Security
  • Click Check for Updates, allow this to run.
  • Install any updates that have been found.
  • Reboot after updates are installed even if you are not forced to.