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Windows 8.1 Update 1

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    Windows 8.1 Update 1

    What if you buy a Windows 8.1 PC without the update installed after May 13th? Will the update still be available to download and install?

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    Welcome to Windows EightForums, williamsjesse17.

    Yes. It should update right away via Windows Update. Do you have it set to automatically download and install updates?
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    I don't have the computer yet. I will have it in May.
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    I should have it before May 13th. I was just panicky, because I don't want to lose support.
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    It will probably come with the update already. The update was released to OEMs long before we got it.
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    Okay. Thanks guys for all of the help!
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