How to access and use the Windows Update utility.
Follow these steps to access and use the Windows Update utility.
- The Windows Update utility requires Internet Explorer version 5.01 or newer to operate.
- The computer needs to be connected to the Internet to allow this update application to work.
- In the Internet Explorer window, on the menu bar, click Tools.
- On the Tools menu, click Windows Update.
- Follow the onscreen instructions, and pick the desired components to install.