Windows 8.1 Update is the second real update to the Windows 8 working framework.
This update, recently alluded to as Windows 8.1 Update 1 and Windows 8 Spring Update, is free for all Windows 8 proprietors. In case you’re running Windows 8,1, you should introduce Windows 8.1 Update in the event that you wish to get security fixes that were discharged after April 8, 2014.
Windows 8.1 Update incorporates various UI changes, particularly for those utilizing Windows 8 with a console as well as a mouse.
For fundamental Windows 8 data, similar to framework necessities, see Windows 8: Important Facts. Check our Windows 8.1 rundown for additional on Microsoft’s first real update to Windows 8.
Windows 8.1 Update Release Date
Windows 8.1 Update was first made openly accessible on April 8, 2014 and is as of now the latest real update to Windows 8.
Microsoft isn’t arranging a Windows 8.1 Update 2 or Windows 8.2 update. New Windows 8 highlights, when they’re created, will be given different updates on Patch Tuesday.
Windows 10 is the latest variant of Windows accessible and we prescribe that you update to this rendition of Windows on the off chance that you can. Microsoft is probably not going to enhance Windows 8 later on.
While increasingly confounded, you likewise have the alternative of redesigning physically from Windows 8.1 to Windows 8.1 Update through the downloads connected here:
Windows 8.1 Update (KB2919355) for 64-bit Windows 8.1
Windows 8.1 Update (KB2919355) for 32-bit Windows 8.1
Not certain which download to pick? See our article on the most proficient method to tell in the event that you have Windows 8.1 64-bit or 32-bit for assistance. You should pick the download that relates to your sort of Windows 8.1 establishment. www.webroot.com/safe
In the event that you haven’t yet refreshed to Windows 8.1, you’ll have to do that first through the Windows Store. See our How to Update to Windows 8.1 instructional exercise for more assistance. When that is finished, update to Windows 8.1 Update by means of Windows Update.
See Where Can I Download Windows 8.1? for some talk on the most proficient method to get a Windows 8.1 download.
We additionally answer a great deal of inquiries concerning introducing Windows 8 in our Installing Windows 8 FAQ.
Windows 8.1 Update Changes
Various new interface changes were presented in Windows 8.1 Update.
The following are a few changes to Windows 8 that you may take note:
Adds power and pursuit catches to the Start screen (on certain gadgets).
Booting straightforwardly to the Desktop is presently the default setting on new establishments on non-contact gadgets.
Windows Store applications can be stuck to the Desktop taskbar, much the same as customary projects.
Taskbar is accessible anyplace the mouse is.
Title bar, including close and limit catches, is accessible on Windows Store applications.
Right-click menu is accessible for Windows Store applications stuck on the Start screen.
Windows Store application is stuck as a matter of course to the taskbar.
“Another applications introduced” see on the Start screen subsequent to putting in new applications.
Progressively About Windows 8.1 Update
While the majority of our Windows 8 instructional exercises were composed for Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 8.1 Update, the accompanying ones might be especially helpful in case you’re new to Windows 8 as of Windows 8.1 Update:
The most effective method to Clean Install Windows 8.1
The most effective method to Install Windows 8.1 From a USB Device
The most effective method to Open Command Prompt in Windows 8.1
The most effective method to Open Control Panel in Windows 8.1
You can discover the majority of our Windows 8 and 8.1 establishment related instructional exercises in our Windows How-To region.