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How to download the Windows 10 October 2018 Update

27 mayo, 2021

Yesterday we listed the most important news that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update brings. Apparently this update will gradually begin to reach users next week, but there is no exact date.

If you do not want to wait and want to try the news of this update right now, below we will list all the necessary steps to force it on your computer.


Through Windows Update

Obviously, the fastest and most comfortable way is to go to the section of the system that will check if we have available updates. By clicking on the notifications menu we click directly on the Settings icon and we will go to ‘Update and Security’.

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Here we will click on the gray button that allows us to check for updates. As we said, it may happen that the Windows 10 October 2018 Update does not appear yet or that we have a previous update.

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If it has appeared, you just have to wait for the system to download and install the update. It will ask us to restart the computer to finish updating it.

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Force the update manually

If you don’t want to wait or watch for updates on Windows Update, you can use an application created by Microsoft With which it is possible to install the Windows 10 October 2018 Update directly.

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You will simply have to go to this web page and do click on the blue button that says “Update Now”. A file will be downloaded to our computer with which to update it.

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By double clicking on this file we will simply have to follow the steps indicated by the wizard to install Windows 10 October 2018 today. This tool will be in charge of analyzing the hardware of our equipment (RAM memory, processor power, disk space hard, etc.).

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Once it has downloaded and installed all the files, it will ask us to restart the computer. When we have done it, we will be able to test all the new functionalities that this version incorporates.