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The difficulty in handling with the office updates is a very common issue faced by many of the clients. The Office upgrades stuck at 50% is the common lodged complaint. Usually the updates get settled within an hour or two if you have good internet connection. But this time as soon as it reaches half of the loading, it freezes.

The component accountable for the freezing is the size of the update and with every update, size keeps on increasing. So make sure with good internet connection you should have memory also.

Get rid of annoying ‘Update’ mess

We update things to get modified versions, better features and improvement in the existing work panel. Unfortunately, downloading the important documents can take a while in case you don`t know how to ameliorate everything. To get things run smoothly while downloading the updates check these few things before hand:

  • Make room for files:

Defragmenting your hard disk is always recommendable before Office downloads as they require lots of space. To defragment a drive you have to type defragment and Optimize drive. Your task is to click on Analyze after selecting the drive and optimize it as soon as it is fragmented above 10%.

  • Troubleshoot Settings:

If faulty software components are causing installation problems, this tool can fix the problem and reduce download and installation times. Just press the Windows button and type in Troubleshooting Options. This will open a new window with Windows Update.

  • Magical keys:

If you have any other downloads or software running in background, you have to render them by pressing the magical keys. Press ‘ctrl+alt+del’ keys and click on Task Manager. To fasten up the updating process Disable all the unnecessary apps.

  • Better network better results:

Every time any small issue can turn to vamp one if you do not have a good bandwidth. So make sure you have an optimized network to not to get in any troubles.