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Discovering the Windows 10 Update history pages
Windows Update history pages gather all the information about the new Windows updates including what changed, how to get an update, and workarounds for known issues.
Windows 10 monthly updates
Learn about Windows 10 monthly updates to keep your digital life safe and secure.
How to get the Windows 10 October 2020 Update
The Windows 10 October 2020 Update - also known as Windows 10, version 20H2 - is now available! Windows program manager Mabel Gomes explains how easy it is to update your device and access all the latest features to help you stay protected and productive. Keep in mind that you may not see the "Download and install" option on your device, as we are slowly throttling up availability over the coming weeks. In addition, your device might have a compatibility issue for which we will apply a safeguard hold until we are confident that you will have a good update experience. For more details, see this Windows blog: https://aka.ms/how-to-get-20H2. To learn more about the new and updated features in Windows 10, visit https://www.microsoft.com/windows/features. For guidance on how to plan for new capabilities in Windows for your business, see this article: https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/windows-it-pro-blog/planning-for-new-capabilities-in-windows-10/ba-p/1676153
Updating tips for the Windows10 October 2018 Update
As the Windows 10 October 2018 Update rolls out, here are a few ways to make sure you get the updates easily and smoothly.
Working to make Windows updates clear and transparent
Windows update team is committed to being clear and transparent on the status of current update rollouts and known issues.
How to get the Windows 10 November 2019 Update
Windows Update keeps your device safe and functioning at its best. Learn about how to get the Windows 10 November 2019 Update.
How to get the Windows 10 May 2020 Update
Windows 10 May 2020 Update, version 2004 is now available! In this video, Windows engineer Savitha talks about a few key points on what to expect with this update and how to get it. Keep in mind that you may not see "Download and install" on your device as we are slowly throttling up this availability over the coming weeks, or your device might have a compatibility issue for which a safeguard hold is in place until we are confident that you will have a good update experience. Please check Windows blog for details: https://blogs.windows.com/windowsexperience/2020/05/27/how-to-get-the-windows-10-may-2020-update/ To learn more about the new and updated features as part of the Windows 10 May 2020 Update, please be sure to visit https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/features Windows 10 monthly updates: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/windows-10-monthly-updates/BwB10v55WSk Windows security updates: https://community.windows.com/en-us/videos/keep-your-pc-more-secure-with-windows-security-updates/YmIitr4eJ8E
How to get the Windows 10 May 2019 Update
Windows 10 May 2019 Update is on its way! In this video, Windows update engineer Yutong shares more on our efforts to improve control and quality of Windows update, and the steps you can take to best find and initiate it.
How to get the Windows 10 April 2018 Update
Windows 10 April 2018 Update is on its way to you! Learn about the rollout and how to get the update when you want it.
Keep your PC more secure with Windows Security Updates
Are "Patch Tuesday" security updates truly important? Dimple Arya from the Windows Update team explains why they definitely are important.
To manage your options and see available updates, select Check for Windows updates. Or select the Start button, and then go to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update. Here's some other info you might be looking for: If you get an error when trying to update, see Fix Windows Update issues.
How do I update my Microsoft account contact information? The information that Microsoft has is outdated, including a phone number that I no longer used and an email account that I want to quit using. I've looked at my profile, and there is no phone information. MS insists upon contacting me at an email address other than the one in my profile.
There is no change to the cumulative monthly security updates (also referred to as the "B" release or Update Tuesday release). For more information, see the blog post Resuming optional Windows 10 and Windows Server non-security monthly updates.
This article describes update 4493226 for Microsoft Outlook 2016 that was released on March 2, 2021. Be aware that the update in the Microsoft Download Center applies to the Microsoft Installer (.msi)-based edition of Office 2016.