Separate from your financial software, your computer's operating system will also offer updates and upgrades.These, however, affect your entire system and can have an impact on how your financial software functions.Before making any major upgrade to your operating system software, check with the manufacturer of your financial software to ensure it is compatible with the new version of the operating system.
You can change automatic update settings in Windows.
OS upgrades, however, are larger and can make more significant changes to your operating system.
All software applications have version numbers associated with them.
This number helps track iterations of the software, including updates and upgrades.
These upgrades can make significant changes to your system in both functionality, user interface and general appearance over the previous version.