Download the OS and Security Updates zip file onto Internet-connected computer.
Right-click the downloaded Zip file and select “Extract Here” to choose a location for the extracted folder. (This may take 10 minutes or more on older computers. Please let it finish w/o canceling.)
Copy the extracted folder (called “Emprint_1.2_OS_security_update_05_23_2017”) onto the USB flash drive. (This may take 10 minutes or more older computers. Please let it finish w/o canceling.)
Eject the USB flash drive and insert it into Emprint planning laptop.
Make sure the Emprint planning laptop is plugged in to power supply.
Power on Emprint planning laptop, Press Ctr + Alt + Del to logon. Login with your account password.
Press Windows Key + E to bring up the file explorer.
Navigate to the USB flash drive.
Find and double-click on the extracted folder (called “Emprint_1.2_OS_security_update_05_23_2017”) to open it.
Double-click the OS_Security_updates.bat file inside the folder to start the installation. A window will open on the screen.
Wait until all updates are completed and a new window opens. Its title will be “Windows Update.”
**Note: Don't press any keys to continue for faster installation, as some installation processes may not be fully completed.**
On the left side of the “Windows Update” window, click “Change settings.”
Under “Important Updates”, change “Never check for updates (not recommended)” to “Install updates automatically (recommended).”
Under “Recommended updates”, uncheck “give me recommended updates the same way I receive important updates.”
Under “Microsoft Update”, uncheck “Give me updates for Microsoft...”
In the pop-up window, click “OK” to confirm.
At the bottom, click “OK” to save the settings. This will return you to the “Windows Update” window.
Close all windows.
Shut down the Emprint planning laptop by clicking the Start button, then selecting “Shutdown.” It will install updates before shutting down. Wait for it to finish before closing the lid or unplugging the power.
Write down Dell asset tag, which is on a label on the bottom of the Emprint planning laptop.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the Dell asset tag, and “Emprint Planner 1.2 OS update” in the subject line