Windows 10 October 2020 Update will set up in your PC in only a few minutes, offering you’re upgrading from the most recent model of Windows 10.
The purpose why the October 2020 Update can probably set up in just about a flash is as a result of it’s merely an enablement bundle, that means that the meat of the content material for the replace is already current within the OS, having been delivered within the earlier May 2020 Update (with subsequent cumulative updates).
It’s simply sitting there able to be enabled, and the tiny (80MB) obtain and course of to do that solely takes a number of brief minutes, as Windows Latest observes (a minimum of in the event you’re operating an SSD on a comparatively fashionable PC).
The different caveat right here is that it is advisable have all of the cumulative updates for Windows 10 May 2020 Update put in as much as and together with the August replace. If you don’t, you’ll have to obtain the usual October 2020 Update weighing in at 3GB.
Furthermore, in the event you aren’t operating the May 2020 Update, you’ll have to do a full function replace set up with the October 2020 Update, a for much longer course of. This is simply the identical as how the November 2019 Update labored final 12 months, counting on the earlier improve to be put in and utilizing an enablement change.
Just just like the November 2019 Update, the approaching improve from Microsoft for October might be a comparatively minor affair, though it does make a number of extra substantive adjustments than we noticed final 12 months, together with a new search for the Start menu.