Windows Update MiniTool

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Windows Update MiniTool

#1 Post by Userfriendly » Sat Oct 10, 2015 9:58 pm

Windows Update MiniTool is a really nice alternative to the built-in Windows Update. Supports Windows 2000 to Windows 10. It works really well.

Check links below for info, updates and download links. I won't be updating this post. Too lazy for that. ... ol.380535/ ... e-MiniTool ... g-windows/

It seems portable by itself but since it requires you to download and scan stuff in system folders, I'm not too sure about it.

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Re: Windows Update MiniTool

#2 Post by Midas » Sun Oct 11, 2015 3:59 pm

Great find, thanks. 8)

For the sake of post completeness, some additional info...

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Re: Windows Update MiniTool

#3 Post by Midas » Fri Feb 17, 2017 11:54 am

Windows Update MiniTool (WUMT) v20.12.2016 released (Russian changelog at ... ic=48142#2).

Google translated changelog:
  • 20/12/2016
    - Fixed a bug where the key was not removed from the registry when you install the update mode to "Off".

    - Added key start -onclose. At the close of the specified command will be executed or the script file.
    - Fixed display of interface elements by using the zoom.
    - Updated the translation to EN. Added ES.

    - Added key start -update. When you run will start automatically search for updates.
    - Added search / filter the list of updates / stories. Press Ctrl + F to bring up, Esc to reset.

    - English is the default interface, if the program does not run on Russian Windows.
    - Added the ability to manage search and automatic driver installation (through Group Policy). It works since Anniversary Update.

    - Fixed history update after update KB3156421.

    - Fixed GUI when using the zoom. Reviewed.

    - Fixed a bug on this review [?] .
    - If the end of the installation requires resuming the update and install the rest of its components, and the installation is carried out a resume.
    - Do not display the author of the translation. Corrected.

    - Fixed GUI display when using the zoom to 125%.
    - Fixed a problem when you do not appear in the result log for each operation.
    - Update history during the installation of the update.
    - Improved error checking.
    - Optimization of code and language files. Language files updated, but if you have found a mistake in the text, then send corrections to me.
    - Many small improvements.
    - Small changes in the design.

    - Fixed a rare bug AV on this review .
    - Added error codes for each transaction. Meaning of error codes can be found on the link.

    - Fixed false blocking automatic updates settings.

    - Added highlighting updates prescribed in the ini file.
    - Optimization function Hide / Remove from hidden.
    - Improved log files during download / install / uninstall.
    - Improved detection of errors in the process of verification / download / install / uninstall updates. For example an attempt to check for updates when there is no network.
    - Automatic selection of the default update service.
    - When you change the "Automatic Updates" original WU immediately know about it.
    - Improvements in the interface.
    - Improved sorting.
    - Added a request to reboot after you install or uninstall updates, if necessary.
    - Various optimization and improvement in the code.

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