A small change to a software program you may have purchased or downloaded for free, such as bug fixes. Usually an addition to the original version number (ie: version 1.0 to 1.1).
(1) (n.) An installation on a system that changes software that is of the same type. Unlike an upgrade, an update might downgrade the system. Unlike an initial installation, software of the same type that is being installed must be present before an update can occur.(2) (v.) To perform an installation on a system that changes software that is of the same type.
An updated version of a software program.
Updates are newer versions of data and programs (e.g. software, anti-virus data, databases). AVK offers you the option to have anti-virus signatures periodically updated via the internet (Virus Update). You can also update the AVK software itself (Software Update).
Changing the current operating system version to a more recent operating system version.
a broadly released fix for a specific problem addressing a non-critical, non-security related bug
a free, cumulative, set of fixes/patches for problems/bugs found in the software
a maintenance release made available within the same version (e
a minor change in a product denoted by a tenth release made available within the same version (e
a new release of an existing software product and is provided to the customer free of charge by Nero
a new release of an existing version of the TomTom application
a new release of the licensed software product that is made available to the general public
a new version of a programme that fixes known bugs
To improve software so that it has more functions or is more stable.
industry: A minor improvement in software or hardware, often just bug fixes. These ought to be free, since they are akin to warranty repair service on your car. Updates are indicated by the decimal component of the version number, as in 2.5 replacing 2.3. Hardware updates usually involve driver software.
A broadly released fix for a specific problem addressing a noncritical, non-security-related bug. Compare with service pack, software update.
Switch to the most current program version within a primary release (e.g. Allplan FT V17.0 to V17.1)
Any change made to the software program which is intended to increase functionality or performance. This may come in the form of a patch, add-on or even a new version of the software.
A new release (or version) of a piece of software that is generally understood to be an error correction release and does not contain new functionality. (as opposed to Upgrade) Updates usually are numbered by a change in the digit after the decimal: V1. to V1.