How to Update Embedded Windows XP

by Charles Poole

Windows XP Embedded is an operating system for Windows-compatible mobile devices. Updating the software on your mobile device will give you the latest options and keep your device running smoothly. You don't have to be a computer expert to do so. You can use the Windows Update application on your computer.

1

Connect your Windows XP Embedded device to your computer through a USB cable.

2

Click the "Start" button, then go to the icon labeled "Control Panel."

3

Click on the "Performance and Maintenance" icon, then click the "Windows Update" icon.

4

Wait for the software to launch, then click the "Check for updates" link.

5

Click on the "Windows XP Embedded Update" from the menu, then click "Install Updates" at the bottom of your software screen.

About the Author

Charles Poole holds a Bachelor of Arts in creative writing from Appalachian State University. He started freelancing in college for local publications in Boone, N.C. and is continuing his career through online freelancing with a specialization in affiliate marketing, blogging and SEO.

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