How to Update Apps Automatically in Windows

Windows is indeed an awesome operating system, which is used by millions of people. Although, Microsoft has included so many new features in the latest version of Windows called Windows 10 but some features are still missing in Windows. Actually, not only Windows, but also some features are missing in all the other OS as well. For example, you cannot update apps automatically.

Obviously, there are some apps those give option to check for updates automatically. But, not all the Windows software have such option. On the other hand, you must have to update all the installed apps. Some attackers often try to attack on computer using outdated apps. Therefore, the developers launch an update to patch the loophole. In other words, it doesn’t matter whether you install latest updates of Windows or not but you should definitely update apps those are installed on your computer.

You can certainly check for software update manually i.e. without using any third party software. But, it will take time and you cannot know whether a software developer has launched an app or not. Also, you will have to check it every day. Therefore, it will consume a lot of time.

Update logo

To solve this problem, you can find several software to update apps automatically in Windows. For instance, you can download Kaspersky Software Updater, Snail Driver and many more. Today, we are about to introduce to you with such an app that does the same job but in a different way.

How to Update Apps Automatically in Windows

Introducing Patch My PC Updater, which is a freeware available for Windows and you can download this tool for Windows 7 and later version. Although, there is nothing mentioned on the official website but it seems you cannot download it to computers running Windows XP. The best part of this tool is you do not have to install this software. That means, Patch My PC Updater is a free software. As said before, you can easily update apps automatically in Windows by making use of Patch My PC Updater. To use this freeware on Windows, do follow these following steps.

At first, download and open this software from the official website. As said before, this tool works in a different way, you can find a preset list in this software. That means, you cannot update all the apps those are installed on your computer. You can update only those apps, what are enlisted in this tool. Therefore, after opening it, you can find a screen something like the following picture,

Auto Update apps in Windows using Patch My PC

There are three types of buttons.

Green: It means your software is updated.

Red: It means, you will have to update your app.

Black: It means the enlisted software is not installed on your computer.

Therefore, check those apps what you want to update and hit the button that says Perform 6 Updates.

Now, if you want to update apps automatically in Windows using Patch My PC Updater app, you can simply head over to the Schedule tab and set a time that you want.

Schedule app update using Patch My PC

It will check for updates at that preset time and let you know about the updates.

That’s it! Hope this tiny tool would be helpful for you.

Don't miss the Free Book

101 websites for getting things done - an informative book which will make you more productive and efficient. Subscribe to get it for free.