As we all know, Microsoft releases updates for Windows on a regular basis. And, as we also all know, these updates often come with their own share of problems. The most recent Windows update, released in April 2018, is no exception. In this blog post, we’re going to take a look at some of the most common problems that users are having with this update and what you can do about them.(Image Suggestion: A computer monitor with a red “X” through it, reading “No updates available”)
Should You Even Bother Updating?
Windows users are notorious for being resistant to updates. Over half of them don’t bother updating their software, and this is despite the fact that there are often major new features and improvements included in these updates. The main reason people don’t update their Windows software is because they’re worried about losing files or having things break.
If you’re not happy with the new update, you can always roll back to a previous version. This means that even if you don’t like the new features or design of an update, you can still use it. Rolling back also allows you to test out different changes before making them permanent, which can be useful in case you have any concerns about how those changes might affect your system.
If you’re happy with the update, there’s no need to worry. Most updates are very small and don’t actually change a lot about the software. In fact, many of them include bug fixes and new features that were added as part of previous updates. Updating is usually very quick and easy, and it’s usually safe to do so.
There are, however, some cases where an update can be harmful or even disastrous. If you’re using a computer that’s connected to the internet or if you have other devices using your network, always make sure that you check for updates first. You might need to restart your computer or disconnect from the internet in order to apply an update successfully.
In a Nutshell
So, should you update your Windows software? The answer is: it depends. If you’re happy with the current version, there’s no need to update. But if you’re having problems with the new update, you can always roll back to a previous version. Just be sure to check for updates first before making any changes.