How to manually check for updates in Windows 10

Updates are downloaded and installed automatically by default. But you may want to check, download and install the updates immediately. Perhaps if you know that the next hours you will have only the metered Internet connection and it wouldn’t be convenient for you to download and install updates.

How to manually check for updates and install them in Windows 10

Click on the Action Center icon in the Taskbar:


Select All settings:


Click on Update & security:


Press the Check for updates button:

Check for updates in Windows 10

If any updates are available press Install now:

Install updates in Windows 10

If reboot is required press Restart now:

Restart in order to install updates for Windows 10