Did you know that Microsoft releases more updates for
your system than you normally download through "automatic
If you open internet explorer, and
click on "tools" then click on "windows
update" you will be brought to a Microsoft site
that offers manual downloads of your Windows updates.
You will then have the option to do
an "Express" or a "Custom" update.
The express option will give you the same updates that
you receive from your automatic updates, but the custom
option can generate more customizable updates.
For example, you might not be aware
that the drivers for your LAN card have been updated.
If they have, you might find them here!
If you are unsure about the update
you are about to download, make sure that you have a
system restore point set up so you can undo any mistakes