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    Windows Update

    Hello All,

    What the heck do I do with all of the optional updates(33 that I have NOT installed)) that windows 7 is throwing at me. Some of them I can figure out what to do with and some I have no clue what they do even after clicking more info



    Sam

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    If you no longer wish to receive notifications for the optional updates that you do not believe you need or want, simply right click on the update and choose hide.

    You can try to do a Google search for the update info to see if you can make sense of them. Also, perhaps look at Susan Bradley's column in the WS Newsletter. If you do not subscribe to the newsletter, you may do so by clicking on the Newsletter Archives link near the top of the Lounge web page and following directions on that page.
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    You can choose to hide unwanted Windows Updates.
    For those that you have no idea about, Google search them for more information.
    DRIVE IMAGING
    Invest a little time and energy in a well thought out BACKUP regimen and you will have minimal down time, and headache.

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    I beat you to the punch on this one Clint.
    BACKUP...BACKUP...BACKUP
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    You got me by a full minute LOL
    DRIVE IMAGING
    Invest a little time and energy in a well thought out BACKUP regimen and you will have minimal down time, and headache.

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    Motherboard: DX58SO2*Chipset: X58 Express/Intel ICH10*BIOS: SOX5820J.86A.0888.2012.0129.2203*Processor: Intel Core i7 CPU X 990
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