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How to download 21H1 update today?

How to download 21H1 update today?

It is now official and Microsoft has started using the 21H1 update of Windows 10. But this minor update should initially be available only to a limited number of machines.

Windows is actually getting used gradually over several weeks, and prioritizes computers that have fewer compatibility issues. In principle, all machines running Windows 10 2004 or 20H2 can receive this update in principle.

Discover how to download and install Windows 10 Update 21H1 by going directly to Windows Update or downloading and installing it manually. Before starting this process, be sure to save all your documents. If there is a problem, you can always uninstall the Windows update manually.

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1. Check your Windows version

Before you download the 21H1 update, find out the exact version and system type of Windows installed on your computer. It is actually only available for Windows 10 version 2004 and Windows 10 version 20H2.

To find the version of Windows on your computer, use the keyboard shortcut Windows + R, Then in the window To implement Displayed, type Winver Click OK.

A window should appear indicating the version of your Windows 10: version 2004 or 20h2.

2. Open Windows Update

To verify that your machine is already eligible for the 21H1 update download and install, click the menu Get started Open them Settings Windows.

In the group Windows 10 settings, Click on the menu Update and security.

If Windows Update does not automatically check for available latest updates, click here Check for updates Do a manual search. If the 21H1 update is available, the Windows update will allow you to download and install it immediately.

On the other hand, if no update is proposed, it means you still have to wait for your machine to get it via the Windows update. If you do not download and install it manually.

3. Download Windows Update Assistant

To start the Windows 10 21 H1 update manually, you can go through the Windows Update Assistant. Meeting Download this page Click Upgrade now.

4. Run the update wizard

Once the Update Assistant file is downloaded to your computer, open it and then pop-up “Do you want to allow this app to make changes to your device?”, Click Yes.

In the window Update to the latest version of Windows 10 When it appears, check that the auxiliary version provides 21H1 and click the button Upgrade now.

Update Wizard indicates if your machine is compatible with the update and starts downloading it immediately.

Wait for the download to finish. When done, the update installation starts immediately in the same window. Take your problem patiently, the process can take several tens of minutes.

The Update Assistant will prompt you when it completes its operation Restart the device. Restart your computer and click the appropriate button to complete the installation of the update.

If you are not ready to restart, click here Then restart. Your PC update will complete the installation and restart several times.