Updates for Windows® 7 in Toshiba® Qosmio X500
Toshiba Qosmio X500 laptop has been built for graphical applications. It is a powerful tool for gaming and video and photographic processing. The laptops are powered by Intel Core i5 or i7 processors which use Intel Turbo Boost technology and hyper-threading technology. The graphics support for the gadget is offered by NVIDIA GeForce GTS 360M GPU. It gives out 1 GB DDR5 VRAM for storage. The 18.4 inches display has TruBrite technology for high-definition viewing. The optical drive can play Blu-ray discs. The pre-installed operating system in the laptop is Windows 7.
- Avail Automatic Updates
- Updates through Notification
- Manual Updates
Avail Automatic Updates
You can configure your system by running Windows 7 to install updates automatically. Through this option, your Operating System will be automatically updated whenever the manufacturer releases a new update. You could enable ‘Automatic Update’ feature in your Windows 7 OS. You will get the option in ‘Security Center’ in the ‘Control Panel’ of your system. Automatic updates will take effect once you restart the system after their installation.
Updates through Notification
Windows gives notification to its customers when Microsoft releases an update. These updates are classified into three, important, recommended and optional. Important updates are mandatory for the effective functioning of Windows 7 OS. Recommended ones help in improving the OS by adding new features. Optional updates are additional ones that can be added according to the user’s needs. Once you choose to install these updates, they would be automatically installed on your system.
Apart from the ‘Automatic Update’ option and choosing to install specific updates automatically, you can go and search for a particular update, download it, and then install it manually on your computer. If you register with the Microsoft at the time of activation of your OS, you will receive notifications and mails regarding new updates and features. You can go to the official website of the Microsoft Corporation and manually download and install these updates.