Windows Updates

  johnincrete 17:08 09 Dec 11
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I have not had an internet connection at home since May. Shortly I will get connected. I have two questions: 1. Will all the Windows XP updates since May automatically download? 2. Are there any special precautions to take when I connect for the first time. I will, of course, do a full backup to an external disk and disconnect it afterwards.

  northumbria61 17:38 09 Dec 11
  1. Yes if you have your windows updates configured to download automatically.

2.You should have your Security software installed prior to connecting to the Internet - ie: Firewall, Anti-Virus.

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