Microsoft Simplifies updates | Releases Monthly Rollups

Convenience Rollup Package
                     Microsoft stated on it’s TechNet blog that it’s simplifying windows update process.Microsoft released a convenience rollup package for windows 7 Service Pack 1(Windows 7 SP1 convenience) and for Windows Server 2008 R2 on May 17, 2016.

Convenience Rollup Package

                    The convenience rollup package will simplify update process and contains all the security and non-security fixes released since the release of Windows 7 SP1, up through the April 2016.Now win7 users have to install this one update in place of hundreds of different small and large update packages.Then they will only need new updates released after April 2016.

Few Take-Aways

                  The convenience update is optional and users may choose to install it or not.Also another thing to take away is that this update won’t be offered via Windows Update, you can download it from the link given below the post.


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               Also to apply this update, windows 7 SP1 users must install the April 2015 servicing stack update(KB3020369).

Monthly Rollups

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                Microsoft also announced that all the Non-Security updates for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows 8.1 and for Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, 2012 and 2012 R2 will be available as Monthly Rollup. Each and every month Microsoft will release a single update having all the non-security fixes or the ‘Recommended’ updates. But users have to download all the security or ‘Critical’ updates regularly as it’s happening.
                  It' a boon for small businesses and home users now they have to install windows update once in a month.Also to increase productivity try these Best free softwares .

                Users can download these monthly Rollups through Windows Update, WSUS and SCCM as well as Microsoft Update Catalog.

                Now Users Can enjoy a 1-click installation of Windows Update.

Links: Windows 7 SP1 convenience
           Prerequisite KB3020369

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