Downloading the latest Windows 11 update might make you more productive

Microsoft has the first major upgrade in front of Windows 11 just a few weeks before the the operating system’s first birthday. The update improves Windows 11’s security features, productivity and accessibility tools, and gaming features.

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It can be tempting to delay installing the update, especially if you have a million tabs and documents open and don’t feel like restarting your computer. But trust us — this upgrade sounds like it’s worth the productivity gains alone. Know more about Windows 11’s New 2022 Features.

And read on for step-by-step guidance to get your device up to speed with the new update.

Download the Windows 11 2022 update

1. Open Settings on your laptop or desktop.

2. To elect Windows Update from the menu on the left side of the screen.

3. You should see an option at the top of the screen that says (something like) “2022-09 Cumulative Update for Windows 11.”

4. Click to install.

5. You will then be prompted to restart your device or schedule a restart. When you’re done, click Restart now.

6. After your computer has restarted, you can check if you have completed the process by clicking Check for updates.

Completed Windows 11 upgrade

After you complete your Windows 11 OS upgrade, your device will indicate that you are up to date.

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For more Windows 11 news, check out how windows 11 differs from windows 10 and Windows 11 Features You Should Be Using Now.


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