Apps Check for Updates in Microsoft PowerToys app


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Microsoft PowerToys is a set of utilities for power users to tune and streamline their Windows experience for greater productivity.

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This tutorial will show you how to manually check for updates for the Microsoft PowerToys app in Windows 10 and Windows 11.


Here's How:

1 Open the PowerToys app.

2 Open PowerToys Settings. (see screenshot below)

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3 In PowerToys Settings, click/tap on General in the left pane, and click/tap on Check for updates. (see screenshot below)

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4 If PowerToys is up to date, you are done. (see screenshot below)

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5 If An update is available for PowerToys, click/tap on Download and install. (see screenshot below)

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6 PowerToys will now update. (see screenshot below)

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7 When PowerToys has finished updating, you will be taken to the What's new page in PowerToys to see the release notes. (see screenshot below)

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That's it,
Shawn Brink
 

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