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Starting with the April 2015 release, all Office 2013 updates will only apply if Office 2013 SP1 is installed.See KB2817430 for more information about acquiring Office 2013 SP1 for client products, and KB2880552 for more information about SP1 for Office 2013 server products.Fixes to Windows 98 to resolve the Year 2000 problem were distributed using Windows Update in December 1998.Microsoft attributed the sales success of Windows 98 in part to Windows Update.The user can choose from three notification schemes: Being notified before downloading the update, being notified before installing the update, or both.Windows XP and Windows 2000 SP3 include Background Intelligent Transfer Service, a Windows service for transferring files in the background without user interaction.Their release has always impacted the operating system's eligibility for receiving technical support.
The first version of the web app, version 3, does not send any personally-identifiable information to Microsoft.
The tool then compares this list with the list of installed updates on its machine and displays an update availability notification.
Once the check is executed, any custom schedule defined by the user is reverted to the default. Moore in early 1999 was critical of this approach, describing it as "horribly inefficient" and susceptible to attacks.
Critical Update Notification Utility (initially Critical Update Notification Tool) is a background process that checks the Windows Update web site on a regular schedule for new updates that have been marked as "Critical". By default, this check occurs every five minutes, plus when Internet Explorer starts; however, the user could configure the next check to occur only at certain times of the day or on certain days of the week.
The tool queries the Microsoft server for a file called "", which contained a list of all the critical updates released for the operating system.
Since its inception, Microsoft has introduced two extensions of the service: Microsoft Update and Windows Update for Business.