The August 2016 update rollup includes some new improvements and fixes for the Windows 7 Service Pack 1 (SP1) and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 platform. We recommend that you apply this update rollup as part of your regular maintenance routines.
Method 1: Windows UpdateThis update is provided as a Recommended update on Windows Update. For more information about how to run Windows Update, see How to get an update through Windows Update.
Method 2: Microsoft Update CatalogTo get the stand-alone package for this update, go to the Microsoft Update Catalog website.
Note You must be running Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later versions.
Method 3: Microsoft Download CenterThe following files are available for download from the Microsoft Download Center.
|All supported x86-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows 7||Download the package now.|
|All supported x64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2||Download the package now.|
|All supported IA-64-based versions of Windows Server 2008 R2||Download the package now.|
Update detail information
PrerequisitesTo apply this update, you must install Service Pack 1 for Windows 7 or Windows Server 2008 R2.
Restart informationYou must restart the computer after you apply this update.
Update replacement informationThis update doesn't replace any previously released update.
Article ID: 3179573 - Last Review: Oct 21, 2016 - Revision: 1