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    Home Forums AskWoody support Windows Windows 7 Questions: Windows 7 Platform update

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     Microfix 2 months, 2 weeks ago.

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    • #320274 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      Is this a no brainer for Win 7 users?

      https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/download/details.aspx?id=36805

      Thanks

      • This topic was modified 2 months, 2 weeks ago by
         Larry B.
    • #320290 Reply

      b
      AskWoody Plus

      Further updates suggested as useful and minimal for most users:

      KB2670838 – Platform Update. This is Optional but becomes Important in the context of installing Internet Explorer 10/11 for which is a pre-requisite.

      A new list of minimal updates for Windows 7

       

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    • #320324 Reply

      Larry B
      AskWoody Lounger

      Looks like I already have this.  Not sure why a download/info site would post this fairly old update.  This site is known for having up to date info regarding PC software.

       

      Thanks for the reply

    • #320326 Reply

      BATcher
      AskWoody_MVP

      Since the Platform Update is dated either February or November 2013, depending on date format, it would be very surprising if you hadn’t already got it on Windows 7 !

      BATcher
      • This reply was modified 2 months, 2 weeks ago by
         BATcher.
    • #321371 Reply

      GoneToPlaid
      AskWoody Plus

      Looks like I already have this. Not sure why a download/info site would post this fairly old update. This site is known for having up to date info regarding PC software. Thanks for the reply

      What site is suggesting that you install this update? If the site isn’t Windows Update, then never install updates which are not presented by Windows Update itself.

    • #321472 Reply

      Microfix
      Da Boss

      This Windows 7 platform update is ancient and the website advertising it have made a errant post. Majorgeeks
      What-the

      the Microsoft download shows:
      MS
      no news here, move along now..

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