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Questions tagged [updates]

This tag is used for problems with updating software in general. It may be appropriate to use other tags in addition to this one to show what program/operating system you are trying to update.

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How do I schedule automatic updates on Mac that's usually turned off?

I have a Mac Mini (2014) with MacOS Mojave on it. It is constantly plugged into an electrical outlet though almost constantly completely turned off (neither hibernate nor sleep). Moreover, it usually ...
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Windows 10 important updates needed(blue screen)

Any idea how to prevent Windows 10 important updates blue screen? It happens often and when I click "Not right now" sometimes my laptop become laggy and I need to wait 4-5 minutes before the pop-up ...
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Git auto update prompting for old version

C:\Users\phill>git --version git version 2.19.2.windows.1 C:\Users\phill>git.exe update-git-for-windows Git for Windows 2.19.2.windows.1 (64bit) Update 2.19.1.windows.1 is available Download ...
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An easy way to update all the apps installed by the user? [duplicate]

Is there an easy way to update all the programs at the same time, or check, if there are updates available for all the programs installed by me.
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How to kill Windows Update Medic Service

Having extreme difficulties getting Windows to stop auto-restarting my workstation after updates. I've lost so much work I don't even care anymore, I just want to disable the whole thing. ...
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How to update packages to intermediate or most recent possible version with pacman?

I think a case study is better to understand what I mean. I have cuda 9.0.176 and cuddn 7.1.4 installed. The most recent version of cudnn is 7.3.0, but it depends on cuda >= 10 and for unrelated ...
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Including .msp updates for Microsoft Office in the Updates folder for initial installation

I read this technet blog post about including .msp updates for Microsoft Office in the /Updates folder in the installation directory for Microsoft Office. I downloaded and extracted all the .msp ...
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“The specified program requires a newer version of windows” Windows 7 Ultimate

I need to install Atmel studio 7.0 in my PC which is windows 7 Ultimate (Version 6.1 Build version 7600). If i tried to install it is showing error message "The specified program requires a newer ...
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Windows 10 1803 reboot after screen lock

I need help with Windows 10 1803 build. Laptop where the Windows is running is Lenovo t480s. This laptop restart in random moments without blue screen during lock. It cannot be releated to Windows ...
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How to disable notification about updates on startup in KDE 5?

I want to handle all updates manually (through aptitude in my case) and to not have any kind of automatic updates, nor do I want to receive any notifications about updates. What I tried: I've ...
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Updating Ubuntu server (14.04.5 lts) and Mediawiki (1.25.3)

My company uses Mediawiki... a lot... unfortunately it hasn't been kept up to date. Its now my job to update it. I would really like any insights into this task. Ubuntu 14.04.5 update to 18.04.1 ...
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Xubuntu - update returns tons of errors

I'm attempting to install OBS Studio onto my Tinker Board S in the ELAR Systems dist of Xubuntu. Somehow, I think I might have touched something I shouldn't have when I was trying to compile it and it ...
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How to get Windows 10 Update to keep moving?

This pc has been downloading "2018-10 Cumulative Update for Windows 10 Version 1703 for x64-based Systems (KB4462937)" for over an hour now. I've seen the percentage bar climb a couple times but it's ...
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Yum install dependencies on RHEL

Trying to install openssl-devel for keepalived-1.4.5 on RHEL7.4. after sudo yum install openssl-devel I'm getting ...<Processing Dependencies> Finished Dependency Resolution Error: Package ...
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Windows Update Online with Proxy [closed]

I'm looking for a solution to get Windows updates online behind a proxy. I know that Windows Update is using the winhttp proxy instead of the wininet proxy. If I set this proxy with the command netsh ...
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Need Power shell command to get update list

Need a power shell command by which I can extract all updates list installed for Microsoft application. Note: only updates installed for application, not windows updates list. which can get by hotfix. ...
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is it necessary to destroy a Vagrant box after updating it?

Posts read: Vagrant box update vs apt-get upgrade https://stackoverflow.com/questions/25914383/update-a-vagrant-box According to these posts I need destroy my box with guest ArchLinux to take ...
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Portableapps cannot download firefox updates

I cannot update Firefox (from v.60 to the current) from PortableApps. This topic is related, but with the following differences: I have the problem with either PortableApps Platforms 15.0.2 and 16.0 ...
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Updating programs on hiren boot disk

Im trying to update ccleaner and other programs that come bundled with hiren boot disk, how easy is it and how is it done?
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Windows 10 v. 1803 update issue, not resolved by Update Troubleshooter

For a few weeks, Windows Update has been failing with error 0x80070426 in the Event Log. Despite the warning Your device is missing important security and quality fixes, no update KB item is listed. ...
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Can unattended-upgrades upgrade a system multiple times a day?

You can set the apt-daily.timer and apt-daily-upgrade.timer arbitrarily but unattended-upgrades only upgrades the system once a day in this case. Is there a way to upgrade with unattended-upgrades ...
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Can't update/use Whonix distribution

When trying to start "Whonix Gateway" first time, after few starting steps it runs whonixsetup which checks if Whonix is configured successfully within Tor, but it fails with Warning: So, as ...
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Unable to Update Windows 10

Error Message: Your device is missing important security and quality fixes. My current Windows Version is: I ran into this problem once before about a year ago or so. After some research, I found ...
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Debian 9 - Default Gnome desktop - does not display package updates available and other updates is grayed out in Software and Updates

I'm running Debian 9 with the standard Gnome 3 desktop. It does not prompt to say there are new updates, I would like it to do this and display a notification on the desktop. Also when I navigate to:...
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Cannot upgrade Windows 10 - Booting external

I'm booting off an external USB 3.0 dock - an Inateck FD2102, with a Western Digital blue SSD and a 1tb Seagate, although that is irrelevant. I installed Windows using a USB device, normally, then ...
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Windows 1804 and still auto restarting for updates

It was my understanding that with the Creators Update 1703, Windows 10 would no longer be auto restarting on its own. Currently running 1804 and am still experiencing forced restarts. Are these ...
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Can't install Windows 10 update (KB4346783)

The problem I have is that I can't install the 2018-08 Cumulative update (KB4346783). Every time I restart to install the update I get the typica 'please wait while Windows installs updates' screen ...
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Windows update causing system high CPU on Windows 10 [duplicate]

Over the last few days I have been having issues with my machine running very slow. The problem seemed to be with the System process consuming about 20% CPU (more specifically ntoskrnl.exe!...
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How to apt install imagemagick version 7 instead of 6?

I'm trying to install the latest imagemagick on an Ubuntu 17.10 server. Imagemagick version 7 has been out for ages, but to my surprise, this: sudo apt install imagemagick Installs version 6.9.7 ...
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Windows 10 1607 LTSB cannot install security updates

I'm running Windows 10 1607 (build 14393.0) Long-term Service Branch and I want to install the latest updates on it (I'm only interested in security updates). When manually searching for updates using ...
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Best way to update software over the air [closed]

I have many Windows devices in the field. Each one of them is connected using a SIM card to the Internet or a WiFi network. I am looking for a robust way to update software on the device, both ...
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ASUS Eee Pc 1001PXD bios update

As a possible solution to a previous question, it was suggested to update the bios of my Asus Eee Pc 1001 PXD with Lubuntu 16.04. As stated in this FAQ on the Asus website, I downloaded the latest ...
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No BIOS to screen. What's happening here?

I just built a new PC. I have a 650W PS, an ASUS Prime B350-PLUS MoBo mounting a Ryzen 5 1600 GHz, an ASUS GTX 1060 GP and two 4GB HYPERX ram banks (plus DD, SSD and a Wi-Fi card). I press the powe ...
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Xcode downloading update in the background?

I often see Xcode downloading heavily and it's not clear what. I did not download it through the App store - and do not see anything updating there. There are no automatic simulator updates and ...
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Installing PHP 7 on Mac OSX so I can use Composer, why an I stuck at PHP 5.6?

I am trying to install php 7 so that I can use Composer. I am running Sierra 10.12.6. After a restart, First, I tried to run Composer with: Mac [508]$ composer require --dev phpunit/phpunit ^7 ...
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Google Chrome won't update and shows error 0x800700C1. How to debug?

Google Chrome won't update, even though I suspect the error is Windows related. Chrome isn't capable of updating itself. When going to "Help -> About Google Chrome", it shows this message: An ...
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Cancel a pending Firefox upgrade?

I'm running Firefox 61.0.1. I wanted to test 62.0 Beta, so I went to https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/channel/desktop/#beta, clicked Download and ran "Firefox Installer.exe". The installer ran ...
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Steering Windows 10 updates to an SD card in a 2GB/32GB mini PC

I'm setting up a budget computer lab and I'm in possession of a bunch of windows 10 Mini pcs Z8350, with 2GB Ram and 32GB eMMC ss drives. These little pcs work great to a point, after some quick ...
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How can I stop the “Countdown to Goodness”?

I have Windows update turned off but I am still getting idiotic and extremely annoying "Countdown to the Goodness" messages every hour. How can I make it stop forever? (short of dropping the laptop ...
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How can I configure Google Chrome to notify about new updates available without automatically installing them?

Well, I think the title is self-explanatory. I prefer to update Google Chrome under my control. Just like, as for today, can be done on FireFox, that reports about "New Update available" but offers ...
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Get “Java Update Needed” message back

I have a user who clicked the wrong thing on this Java message: He checked the checkbox and now I don't now how to get this message back. I tried deleting the IE and Java cache and I restored the ...
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Can't install an update KB4284863. Reverting changes on reboot

The system: Windows Server 2012 R2. When I try to install KB4284863 it install successfully, but on reboot it says something like "Failure to configure updates. Reverting changes" The exact error ...
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Update Windows 7-32 bit

Windows is continually asking me to update files KB4099633 and KB4103472. I have updated KB4099633 eight times, KB4103472 five times, but I am still being asked to update. All other windows updates ...
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windows 10 1709 disable updates powershell [duplicate]

How to disable windows update in windows 10 1709? I have tried New-Item "HKLM:SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU" -Force Set-ItemProperty -Path "HKLM:SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\...
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Will I lose ALL drivers if I reset windows 10?

2 nights ago windows defender asked me to update some drivers, which I did but now I get a black screen with some cmd.exe title on it that disappears in a matter of seconds. I only got to read ...
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C:\WINDOWS\system32\config\systempropfile\Desktop is not accessible

I have an HP Pavilion laptop running Windows 10. After installing the latest updates to Windows on my computer, I'm seeing this error immediately after I log in: C:\WINDOWS\system32\config\...
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How to stop Windows updates in Windows 10 Surface book [duplicate]

I need to stop Windows updates on my Windows 10 Surface Book. I want to do the updates manually when I want. How to do this? I understand the consequences of this and this is not recommended. But I ...
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How to get all Windows update without upgrade [duplicate]

I want to get all Windows update without upgrade (checking update in Windows update), or only upgrade to the 1703. I met problems about performance when upgraded to 1709. Can I do that?
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Windows 10 Update - Close Laptop

I just started up my laptop at the airport, but I forgot it updated when I shut it down yesterday. Now, at startup, it says “working on updates. Don’t turn off your pc. This will take a while. Your pc ...
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Can I turn updates on/off for one specific app in the Micorsoft Store?

In the Microsoft Store, I have Settings > App updates > Update apps automatically turned on. But there's one app I'd like to only update manually. (Alternately, I could turn the global option ...