Posts Tagged ‘auto update’

Windows 10 is a Recommended Update Now

Tuesday, February 2nd, 2016

The battle to prevent your Windows 7 or 8 PC from automatically updating to Windows 10 just became a little bit more difficult.

Microsoft changed the state of the “upgrade to Windows 10” update for Windows 7 and 8.1 devices to recommended on February 1, 2016 from optional. Microsoft continues to push Windows 10, and as the company announced back in October 2015, made the upgrade to its latest operating system Windows 10 a recommended update on devices running Windows 7 or Windows 8.1.


Mozilla Language Packs Now Auto Updated

Monday, January 21st, 2013

This looks like a helpful development for those of us who work in a multi-language environment …

The Firefox web browser is available in dozens of languages that you can download from the official Languages page over at the Mozilla website. Sometimes you may want to have two different interface languages available, either for testing purposes,  because the wrong language version of Firefox was downloaded, or because users with different language backgrounds are working with the browser.