Take full control of Windows updates with ABC-Update
November 21, 2014 – 16:21 | Comments Off on Take full control of Windows updates with ABC-Update
Take full control of Windows updates with ABC-Update

It’s important to keep Windows up-to-date, and the easiest way to make that happen is to let the operating system handle everything. Set Windows Update to “automatic” and get on with something else.
But if you …

Manage offline Windows updates with Windows Hotfix Downloader
March 11, 2014 – 13:04 | Comments Off on Manage offline Windows updates with Windows Hotfix Downloader
Manage offline Windows updates with Windows Hotfix Downloader

In an ideal world, updating Windows would never require any manual intervention. You’d set up your PC to install updates automatically, and get on with other things, leaving your computer to manage any patches all …

Get a desktop alert of Windows 8 updates with Windows Update Notifier
April 4, 2013 – 10:49 | Comments Off on Get a desktop alert of Windows 8 updates with Windows Update Notifier
Get a desktop alert of Windows 8 updates with Windows Update Notifier

It’s no secret that Windows 8 has seen some controversial changes, in particular the removal of the Start menu. But with all the focus on these larger issues, you might have missed some smaller, but …

Four simple ways to stop Windows Update restarting your PC
November 11, 2009 – 12:02 | Comments Off on Four simple ways to stop Windows Update restarting your PC
Four simple ways to stop Windows Update restarting your PC

It’s one of the most frustrating Windows problems. You set up your PC to do something really important overnight, maybe download a huge file: but wake up in the morning and you find Windows has …