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    • tazwhoever
    • By tazwhoever 13th Jun 17, 8:03 PM
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    MS Office 2010 updates
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    • 13th Jun 17, 8:03 PM
    MS Office 2010 updates 13th Jun 17 at 8:03 PM
    How do I update Office 2010? Tried updating from document but it comes with -

    http://www.update.microsoft.com/windowsupdate/v6/thanks.aspx?ln=en&&thankspage=5

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    • John Gray
    • By John Gray 13th Jun 17, 8:26 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 8:26 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 8:26 PM
    You should get updates for Office 2010 as part of the normal updates, unless you have only allowed Windows updates.

    What version of Windows are you on?
    • Neil Jones
    • By Neil Jones 13th Jun 17, 8:27 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 8:27 PM
    Turn on or opt-in to Microsoft Update in Windows Update. That will then deliver you any Office updates in addition to the Windows updates.
    • tazwhoever
    • By tazwhoever 13th Jun 17, 9:11 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 9:11 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 9:11 PM
    when I go to get updates for Microsoft products (in windows updates), I get this -

    http://www.update.microsoft.com/windowsupdate/v6/thanks.aspx?ln=en&&thankspage=5

    I am running Windows 7 Home.
    • Neil Jones
    • By Neil Jones 13th Jun 17, 9:20 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 9:20 PM
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    • 13th Jun 17, 9:20 PM
    That usually means you've opened the Update site in another web browser like Firefox or Chrome. You can only get to that page in Internet Explorer.
    • ThemeOne
    • By ThemeOne 14th Jun 17, 7:52 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 7:52 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 7:52 AM
    What happens if you go to Start / Run then type in wuapp and hit enter?
    • Lukoind
    • By Lukoind 14th Jun 17, 8:08 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 8:08 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 8:08 AM
    Why don't you update to newer version of MS Office ?
    • GunJack
    • By GunJack 14th Jun 17, 9:20 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 9:20 AM
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    • 14th Jun 17, 9:20 AM
    Why don't you update to newer version of MS Office ?
    Originally posted by Lukoind
    err....because all the older versions work, and are more than adequate for the vast majority....why waste money on something you don't need??
    ......Gettin' There, Wherever There is......
    • tazwhoever
    • By tazwhoever 27th Jun 17, 11:38 AM
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    • 27th Jun 17, 11:38 AM
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    • 27th Jun 17, 11:38 AM
    You should get updates for Office 2010 as part of the normal updates, unless you have only allowed Windows updates.

    What version of Windows are you on?
    Originally posted by John Gray
    This didn't work.

    That usually means you've opened the Update site in another web browser like Firefox or Chrome. You can only get to that page in Internet Explorer.
    Originally posted by Neil Jones
    I have done this but didn't work, back to chrome.
    • tazwhoever
    • By tazwhoever 27th Jun 17, 9:40 PM
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    I have found this - it's the same problem as mine but I use Chrome. Not very good with computers, can anyone help me, so I can get Office 2010 updates?

    https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-update/lost-setting-to-get-microsoft-updates-for/33f0ce26-a2d7-4ad6-84bd-753f95baf586

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