Configuring Windows 7 for Auto-update

Last Updated: 08/19/2015
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You can set up Windows to do automatic system updates. To do so, follow the instructions below:

This tutorial applies to the following operating system(s):

Step 1

Open the Windows Control Panel from the Start Menu.

Step 2

Click on System and Security.

Step 3

Under Windows Update click on Turn automatic updating on or off.

Step 4

Click the Install updates automatically button and select to install updates Every day... as shown to the left.

Step 5

Click on the OK button.

Step 6

It might be helpful to click on the Check for updates option in between updates as show to the left:

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