ISSUE 17.17.1 • 2020-05-07


It’s time to install the April Windows and Office patches

Woody Leonhard

By Woody Leonhard

We’ve hit a few unexplained glitches with the April patches — and at least one well-documented bug hasn’t been squashed — but by and large, now’s a good time to make sure your Windows and Office patching is all caught up.

May’s Patch Tuesday lands next week, so don’t delay getting April’s fixes out of the way.

I have full step-by-step details in a Computerworld article. If you have questions or comments, we have individualized help on the AskWoody Lounge.

Publisher: AskWoody LLC (; editor: Tracey Capen (

Trademarks: Microsoft and Windows are registered trademarks of Microsoft Corporation. AskWoody, Windows Secrets Newsletter,, WinFind, Windows Gizmos, Security Baseline, Perimeter Scan, Wacky Web Week, the Windows Secrets Logo Design (W, S or road, and Star), and the slogan Everything Microsoft Forgot to Mention all are trademarks and service marks of AskWoody LLC. All other marks are the trademarks or service marks of their respective owners.

Your email subscription:

Copyright © 2019 AskWoody LLC, All rights reserved.