Security for Home Computer Users

Install Windows 8.1

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Security updates for June 10, 2014

·         Learn how to get security updates automatically

·         Watch a video about the updates


Q&A

What's new with Windows Phone 8.1?

Windows Phone 8.1 includes features that let you browse the web and use location awareness apps and other apps without losing control of your privacy and security. Windows Phone 8.1 helps you find out which apps are accessing your location and makes it easy for you to adjust those settings. 


Curious about Cortana? The new digital assistant for Windows Phone 8.1 helps you get more done faster, but you can also limit what personal information she has access to.

 

Learn more about privacy in Windows Phone 8.1

 

 


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