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The file name format is the Surface version, followed by the operating system, followed by the release number.For example, a Surface Book file name might be "Surface Book_Win10_160400_2" Then follow the steps in Install the updates using the file section below.If you’re having trouble connecting your Surface to the Internet, you can use another computer with Internet access to download the file to a USB drive and then transfer it to your Surface.

For descriptions of the Surface updates released so far, see Surface update history.

After installing Surface or Windows updates, it is important to verify that the updates were completely installed by following the additional steps below.

The Windows Update history may show a status of “Requires a restart to finish installing” for a particular update.

After installing Surface or Windows updates, it is important to verify that the updates are completely installed by following the additional steps below.

Under some conditions, you may get a Windows notification or see the message “We couldn’t finish installing updates” in the Windows Action Center.

The Windows Update history may also show a status of “Requires a restart to finish installing” for a particular update.If you have a Surface 3, Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro 4, or Surface Book, you can download a single update file directly to your Surface and install updates manually.If you’re having trouble connecting your Surface to the Internet, you can download the file to another PC and use a USB drive to transfer it to your Surface.If you have an Internet connection, you can download the update file manually to your Surface 3, Surface Pro 3, Surface Pro 4, or Surface Book.In the table below, select the download link for your device.Then, select Download and choose the appropriate file.