A Microsoft revealed this week that it finished the May 2021 update of Windows 10 and that it will make it available soon to customers, but if you don’t want to wait you can download it right now and of course, install it. However an issue. While the update for some versions can be complicated, for this one it should not be the case. It has the same base code as 20H2 and is just a minor revision with new features. In addition, whoever is in the 2004 version should receive it as a cumulative update. So the process should even take less than 30 minutes.
Windows 10 May 2021: how to install the update right now!
As a result, it is true that the new Windows 10 21H1 does not come with millions of new features. Still, it prepares us for what is to come. In fact, it paves the way for the new Windows that arrives in the second half of this year. For those who already have Windows 10 2004 and Windows 10 20H2 the installation will be very fast. Anyone using older versions must be prepared for a 2GB download.
In this edition of Windows we still don’t have the improvements in terms of battery management, nor the visual aspect that many people are expecting. However, there are already very interesting aspects. Performance improvements that are something that everyone likes. In addition, we have more security.
Although it will only be publicly available in a few days, you can already install it.
The method is to join the Windows Insider program on the device that already has Windows 10.
Join Windows Insider on a system that already has Windows 10
In the search menu, start typing Windows Insider as shown in the image below. Then in Windows Insider Program Settings click on April.
Next in the window that appears, click on introduction
Then click on the option to connect to an account. Then you must choose which account you want to link.
It must be the account you used to join the Windows Insider program. You can see below how to do it. When asked to choose a channel, choose version preview channel.
And ready to go, you will have access to the new version.