Scheduling Your Windows Vista Updates

Windows Vista lets you to configure a schedule that tells your computer when to install new operating system updates. This is a handy feature for those of you who do not want updates installed when you are busy using your computer for other tasks. You can configure a schedule so that the updates are installed when your computer is not being used for anything too important.

The process of configuring a schedule is very straightforward. In Windows Vista, you can use the following steps:

  1. Click Start | Control Panel.
  2. Click System and Maintenance
  3. Under Windows Update, click Turn automatic updating on or off.
  4. Select the option to Install updates automatically (recommended).
  5. Select the day and the time when you want the updates installed using the drop down arrows.
  6. Click OK to save your changes.

[tags]vista, windows, microsoft, vista updates[/tags]