It is very easy to update ChromeOS (Chromebook operating system). Your Chromebook automatically checks for updates, but you can also check for and install updates manually.
How to Update Chromebook?
Your Chromebook gets better and better over time, unlike a traditional PC. When you turn it on, it updates itself. All of your apps stay up-to-date, and you get the latest and greatest version of the operating system without having to think about it. When your Chromebook checks for updates, it sends certain information to Google, like its version number and language. This information isn’t associated with you or your Google Account.
Automatic Chromebook Updates for ChromeOS
Chrome OS upgrades happen automatically and quietly, with no annoying delays or notifications. Chrome OS upgrades arrive every two to three weeks — sometimes even more frequently — regardless of what device you have. ou can step up your Chrome OS update schedule and get early access to new features if you want. Chrome OS devices don’t receive updates forever, but they do get them for a pretty long time. You can check to see how long any Chrome OS device will receive updates right now — or even before you buy it.
Check for Chromebook Updates
To check for and install updates before the next automatic update:
- Click the status area, where your account picture appears.
- Click Settings About Chrome OS.
- In the “About” window that appears, click Check for and apply updates. Your Chromebook will start to install any available updates.
- After the updates are installed, click Restart to update.
To confirm that your Chromebook is up to date, you can check the “About” window.
Install Chromebook Updates
Click the status area, where your account picture appears. Click Settings About Chrome OS. In the “About” window that appears, click Check for and apply updates.Your Chromebook will start to install any available updates.
While the steps for updating it are virtually identical to the Chrome browser, remember that it’s updating the Chrome OS, not just the browser. Also, updates will differ depending on which device it’s running on.