How To Update Laptop Software

admin 1/6/2022

How to get updates for macOS Mojave

To update Windows, first open the Control Panel. If you don't know where the Control Panel is, check out this lesson in Windows Basics. In the search bar in the Control Panel, type update. Under Windows Update, click Check for updates. It may take a moment for Windows to search for updates. To update Windows, first open the Control Panel. If you don't know where the Control Panel is, check out this lesson in Windows Basics. In the search bar in the Control Panel, type update. Under Windows Update, click Check for updates. It may take a moment for Windows to search for updates. To update your system software on Windows, just follow these steps: Click the Windows icon in your task bar to open up the Start menu. Click 'All Programs.' Click, 'Windows Update.' After Windows Update opens, click 'Check for Updates' on the top left side of the window. Once Windows finishes. On the Welcome to Microsoft update Web page, click Check for Updates. On the Keep your computer up to date Web page, click Express to install high priority updates. On the Review and Install Updates Web page, click Install Updates, and then follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.

If you have upgraded to macOS Mojave, follow these steps to keep it up to date:

How
  1. Choose System Preferences from the Apple menu , then click Software Update to check for updates.
  2. If any updates are available, click the Update Now button to install them. Or click ”More info” to see details about each update and select specific updates to install.
  3. When Software Update says that your Mac is up to date, macOS and all of its apps are also up to date. That includes Safari, iTunes, Books, Messages, Mail, Calendar, Photos, and FaceTime.

To find updates for iMovie, Garageband, Pages, Numbers, Keynote, and other apps that were downloaded separately from the App Store, open the App Store on your Mac, then click the Updates tab.

To automatically install macOS updates in the future, including apps that were downloaded separately from the App Store, select ”Automatically keep my Mac up to date.” Your Mac will notify you when updates require it to restart, so you can always choose to install those later.

How to get updates for earlier macOS versions

If you're using an earlier macOS, such as macOS High Sierra, Sierra, El Capitan, or earlier,* follow these steps to keep it up to date:

How To Update Asus Laptop Software

  1. Open the App Store app on your Mac.
  2. Click Updates in the App Store toolbar.
  3. Use the Update buttons to download and install any updates listed.
  4. When the App Store shows no more updates, your version of macOS and all of its apps are up to date. That includes Safari, iTunes, iBooks, Messages, Mail, Calendar, Photos, and FaceTime. Later versions may be available by upgrading your macOS.

To automatically download updates in the future, choose Apple menu  > System Preferences, click App Store, then select ”Download newly available updates in the background.” Your Mac will notify you when updates are ready to install.


* If you're using OS X Lion or Snow Leopard, get OS X updates by choosing Software Update from the Apple menu.

How to get updates for iOS

Learn how to update your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to the latest version of iOS.

Learn more

  • You can redownload apps that you previously downloaded from the App Store.
  • Learn how to upgrade to the latest version of macOS.
  • Find out which macOS you're using.
  • Your Mac doesn't automatically download large updates when it's using a Personal Hotspot.