Kb3133431 Windows Update Manual Download

Posted : admin On 12/21/2021

Microsoft has released a few hours ago a revised Flash-Update KB3133431 for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Version 1511. This updates shall fixes several flaws, the last Flash security update has brought to Windows 10 systems.

Summary of How to Manually download and Install Windows 10 updates. I have shown you how to download Windows 10 updates manually including where to find the KB number and then use the Microsoft Update Catalog to download the MSU file. The old Windows update downloader is not for Windows 10 so this is how to do it for the current version. To continue, you must first add this website to your trusted sites in Internet Explorer. The site cannot determine which updates apply to your computer or display those updates unless you change your security settings to allow ActiveX controls and active scripting. To use this site to find and download updates, you need to change your security settings to allow ActiveX controls and active scripting. To get updates but allow your security settings to continue blocking potentially harmful ActiveX controls and scripting from other sites, make this site a trusted website. Jan 05, 2016  Microsoft rolled out yet another new update for Adobe Flash Player in Windows 10 (KB3133431) which should fix problems with the previous security patch.


I’ve blogged about security update KB3132372 (Microsoft security advisory: Update for vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge: December 29, 2015) at Flash Player security updates – also for Windows (KB3132372). Unfortunately this update brought a couple of issues to Windows 10 systems – some software refuses to work anymore after installing this update (see Windows 10: Flash Update KB3132372 issues).

Now Update for Adobe Flash Player in Internet Explorer and Microsoft Edge: January 5, 2016, (KB3133431) has been released to fix problems:

This update resolves a problem in which Adobe Flash Player does not load correctly in applications that are running in Internet Explorer or Microsoft Edge and that have Flash Player embedded. This problem occurs after security update 3132372 for Adobe Flash is installed on Windows 10.

A manually download is available here. My question: Are the issued reported at Windows 10: Flash Update KB3132372 issues are fixed?


Every time Microsoft releases a new cumulative update for Windows 10, it appears on Windows Update servers. For end users, their computers fetch updates automatically from these servers, utilizing valueable internet bandwidth. While Windows Update has some tricks of its own related to Delivery Optimization to share updates across other PCs in a network, it is sometimes convenient to download the offline installer of a big update. If you have more than one computer and would like to save your time and bandwidth, you can download and install the update manually on all of them.

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Also, this can be useful when you need to update a device which is not connected to the Internet directly or all the time. It can be an offline computer, a computer behind a proxy server, or a virtual machine.

Microsoft releases Windows 10 updates regularly to fix bugs and vulnerabilities to improve the stability and functionality of the OS. Microsoft is using several update servers in different regions. Due to this, sometimes updates do not appear for certain countries and languages for long periods of time. In such a situation too, you might want to manually download and install updates.

While Windows Update is the primary service for update redistribution, there is a special web site which hosts update packages. It is called the 'Microsoft Update Catalog'. It is useful to grab update packages manually. After some recent changes made to it by Microsoft, it can be used with any modern browser.

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Note: Some update packages might even be exclusively published on Microsoft Update Catalog. Usually, such fixes affect a small select group of users, so the majority of consumers do not need to download and install them.

To manually download and install Windows 10 updates, do the following.

Manually Download and Install Windows 10 Updates

Step 1: Open the Microsoft Update Catalog website with your browser.

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Step 2: Perform a search by entering the KB number of the update in the search box. For example, KB4056892.

Step 3: Click on the Download button next to the 32-bit and 64-bit Windows 10 version links. Tip: You can quickly find if you are running a 32-bit or 64-bit Windows version.

Step 4: Download the update using the link that appears on the next page.

The update package file can be either in MSU or CAB format. Most of the time, you will deal with MSU packages.

To install the downloaded Windows 10 update, please refer to our excellent tutorial:

Windows 10 Update Manual Download

That's it.

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