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How do I pin Windows Update to the Start menu? If you ask yourself this question, you should know that pinning the Windows Update into the Start Menu is an easy process that can handle even a beginner.
STEP 1: Go to the Start Menu and open the Settings panel.
STEP 2: Go to Update & Security and then right-click on the Windows Update option in the left panel.
STEP 3: Next, select the Pin to Start option.
STEP 4: You should see a new window, where the system verifies you want to pin the Windows Update link to the Start Menu. Click Yes.
Create Desktop Shortcut to Windows Update on Windows 10
Another, but little difficult way, is to create a desktop shortcut. Such a shortcut allows you to get to the Update screen with one click. Here is a step-by-step guide on how to create the shortcut.
STEP 1: Right-click an empty area on your desktop screen and choose New and Shortcut options. This action will open a Create Shortcut screen.
STEP 2: In the next step, you need to enter the following Universal Resource Identifier (URI) and click the Next button.
Insert this URI into the empty field: ms-settings:windowsupdate
STEP 3: Now, choose the name of your shortcut, and type it in the empty field. Note:To make things simple, name the shortcut Windows Update.
STEP 4: Click the Finish button.
STEP 5: Now you will see this new shortcut on your desktop. Double click the shortcut to see if it really opens the page you have specified.