Microsoft rolls out more regular updates for Windows 10 than other legacy Windows. Although Windows 10 automatically downloads & install updates in a phased manner, yet you can check the details of updates by a single click. If you are one of them who like to review the Windows update section regularly, you might like to create Windows update shortcut for the quick jump where you want.
In this blog post, we will let you know, how you can create Windows 10 update shortcut.
How to Create Windows Update Shortcut on Desktop of Window 10
Windows desktop shortcut lets you to swiftly check for the latest updates. It helps you to get rid of navigating Settings app all the time whenever you feel the need to confirm whether your Windows 10 is up-to-date or not. Follow the below given steps to create Windows update shortcut.
Right click on the empty area of Windows 10 desktop, select New and then Shortcut.
On the next window, fill the below given URI (Universal Resource Identifier) in the location field. Hit Next button.
Type the name for the shortcut which can be understandable. For instance, “Windows Update”. Now hit Finish button.
How to Change the Icon of Windows Update desktop shortcut
Right click on the Icon and select Properties.
Click on Change Icon button under “Web document” tab.
Choose the desired icon and hit OK button. Click Apply and OK button on Properties window to implement changes.
How to Pin Windows Update Shortcut to Start Menu of Windows 10
Launch the Settings app on your Windows 10 PC. Click on “Update & security”.
Right click on “Windows Update” and tap on “Pin to start”. Click Yes to confirm.
Open your Start menu, scroll down to find the Windows Update, resize it (right click on tile and select size) as per your desire.
That’s all. If you face any problem then let’s know via comments, we will help you in every possible manner.