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software updates

  1. #1


    denmark
    Posts : 76
    windows 8.1

    software updates


    hello.
    where do you look for updates to your sofware,i use majorgeeks.

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  2. #2


    Trnava
    Posts : 683
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64


    KC SUmo - note, that is bundled with multiple adware, still the best free option out there.
    Secunia PSI - it updates some soft automatically, but only if it fixes security vulnerabilities.
    Softpedia - you can choose software to add to watchlist, which notifies you by email about it.
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  3. #3


    Bay Area
    Posts : 21,841
    Windows 7 Home Premium x64


    If you choose Sumo (I use it), choose the Lite download, no additional bundled programs

    Click image for larger version

    It does occasionally alert to new versions that cannot be found, sometimes beta versions.

    A Guy
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  4. #4


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    GO to the website of the downloades you want & get them from there.

    or try Vhttp://s6.postimg.org/5uv1wo2z5/screenshot_182.jpg

    Works good for me.

    Maybe not...
    Last edited by David Bailey; 16 Nov 2014 at 04:05.
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  5. #5


    Harrisonburg, Va.
    Posts : 10,488
    Windows 8.1.1 Pro with Media Center


    Then threr i s tihee option to reooot to original factory specs.

    If that then get Macrium Reflect & backup your OS,
    Thenyou are s
    afe to go.
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