Microsoft has announced that from now on, non-security patches for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 will be released in one rollup update that will be issued monthly.
Microsoft said this will also apply for updates to Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1, Windows Server 2012 and Windows Server 2012 R2:
Windows 7 SP1 users can now also download a new convenience rollup update that contains all of the security and non-security patches released since the release of the service pack until April 2016:
Finally, Microsoft has announced that in the next few months, updates for all versions of Windows will no longer be available in the Microsoft Download Center:
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