Compatibility

Wondering which Windows Update website is compatible with your operating system?

The table below will help you to find what website you should use to update Windows!

Please note: this table does not represent what Windows Update Restored currently supports. It only represents what Microsoft officially supported back then.

 

Windows 95

Windows NT 4.0

Windows 98

Windows Millennium

Windows 2000

Windows XP

Windows Server 2003

Windows Update v2

Yes (IE4)

Yes (IE4)

Yes (FE - IE4)

No

No

No

No

Windows Update v3.1

Yes

Yes (from SP3 to SP6a - x86)

Yes

Yes

Yes, only up to SP2

No

No

Windows Update v4

No

No

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes, only up to SP2

Yes, only up to SP1

Windows Update v5

No

No

No

No

Yes, with SP3 & 4

Yes

Yes

Windows Update v6

No

No

No

No

Yes, with SP3 & 4

Yes

Yes

Microsoft Update

Microsoft Windows Server Editions

Microsoft Windows Server editions of Windows are also supported. Here's a quick list linking each Consumer edition to its corresponding Server one:


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