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Our downloadable updates provide the latest available tax forms, bug fixes, and enhancements to your TurboTax CD/Download software program.
For the fastest download, and to minimize data corruption, we recommend a high-speed broadband connection when updating.
Automatic Update (Recommended) – Download TurboTax updates whenever you're connected to the Internet, whether TurboTax is running or not. It will not slow down your Internet connection, plus you can install the updates at your convenience. Click here for instructions.
Check for Updates – You can also check for updates any time by selecting Check for Updates from the TurboTax for Windows Online menu, or by quitting TurboTax for Mac and then reopening it. If there are any updates, you'll be prompted to download them.
Don't worry if you disconnect while updating; just repeat the above instructions and your updates will pick up where they left off.
Manual Updates – If you're having problems updating, download a manual update instead.
- Why do I need to update my TurboTax CD/Download software?
- Changing your TurboTax for Windows Update Settings
- Do I have to buy a new TurboTax software program every year?