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Do I Need To Update My Devices Every Time?

Nothing more frustrating than being in the middle of an important text or email on your phone, when you get a notification that it's time to update your device! Do I Need To Update My Devices Every Time? Most of us just go ahead and update and get it over with, sometimes with frustrating and regretful results. The rest of us simply swipe away the notification and get back to texting. All this raises an important question, is it essential to update my devices every time?

It is typically not a requirement to update certain operating systems unless a specific type of software calls for it. This would be the case in a Windows OS, an example being that some people still use Windows XP, but there have been many updates since that type of software was introduced. Their computers still run fine and cause no issue when it comes to accessing the internet and doing basic tasks and then some.

This is the same for phones. We sometimes forget that phones are meant to communicate with people distantly, via actually making phone calls. There are so many other options to talk to people nowadays, but if someone were to use an old Nokia phone today, it would still hold its purpose and has no need for a specific OS. That being said, with newer phones that have apps installed have settings that will automatically update certain apps. This is an instance where an update may be essential to that app running properly, or even at all. This applies to tablets as well.

Ultimately it's not totally necessary to update your devices every time, as long as the basics of it work for you. But if you're not into just getting by, it may be time to update your devices on occasion. At least to get rid of that pesky notification!

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What Others Say About Computer Corner

Straightforward answers, quick service, and a friendly smile! Simply... 5-Star, A-Plus customer service.

Jan Owens
January 31, 2019

These guys are the best. They are very knowledgeable and reasonably priced!

Monica Cockerham Kilburn
January 28, 2019

These guys are the best thing since sliced bread! They know their stuff and are reasonably priced!

Monica Kilburn
January 28, 2019

I had a hard drive go down on a piece of video equipment. Michael and Computer Corner had me up and running in just a few days (parts had to be ordered). Thank you Computer Corner!

Bryan Rudolph
January 18, 2019

My son owns a computer businness in NC so when we needed someone local, we got a recommendation for Computer Corner from a friend. I am more than pleased. I will recommend them in a heartbeat. They communicated the status of my computer to me by text and the work was done very fast and the turnaround would probably have been faster if it hadn't been Thanksgiving week.

Casey Todd
November 28, 2018

Best experience I've had with laptop repairs in Florida. Answered my many questions quickly, informed me of all of my options, and made sure I took home a well tuned machine. All repairs are costly no matter where you go, but at least you get what you pay for with the helpful staff here. As I type this, I'm planning another trip to see them.

Miss Hex
November 21, 2018

5 STARS Great service at reasonable prices. I will continue to be a customer.

Nancy Nzg Gates
October 18, 2018

They took care of my computer promptly! Removed all of the viruses that were on my system and upgrade it to make it run like the day I bought it. I would highly recommend Computer Corner!

Shelbie Dasilva
October 17, 2018

Lost audio on laptop after windows update. Pleased with service to restore and pricing. Very knowledgeable and personable in explaining to a Sr citizen.

Becky Johnson Howerton
October 15, 2018

Outstanding service. They recovered my computer when it had been hacked and wouldn't reboot. I lost nothing and they cleaned the mess from the hackers. Could ask for better service, and they are very reasonable. I'll go back to them again if I ever have any problems.

Eileen Upton
October 12, 2018