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RIP Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Drops Patch Day Nickname and Switches to Monthly Updates

Aug 12th 2014 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Blog Software Fixes | 0 Comment

RIP Patch Tuesday: Microsoft Drops Patch Day Nickname and Switches to Monthly Updates

For well over a decade, Windows operating systems have received updates on Patch Tuesdays – the Tuesday (always the second Tuesday of the month) when Windows Update would start downloading new security patches and improvements. Patch Tuesday, unfortunately, is no more. On Tuesday, August 12, Microsoft released an update for Windows 8.1. But instead of calling that update Patch Tuesday, Mic

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Microsoft releases critical updates on Patch Tuesday

Aug 14th 2012 - by Fix My PC FREE in: Affordable PC Repair Blog | 0 Comment

Microsoft releases critical updates on Patch Tuesday

When you started up your computer this morning, you might have noticed that Windows Update automatically downloaded some important software patches. Following up last month’s large Patch Tuesday, which included a number of critical features, this month’s Patch Tuesday seems to be equally as important. Patch Tuesday is Microsoft’s monthly security update to its Windows operating system. In

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