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If you're having trouble updating your TurboTax 2013 for Windows software using the "Check for Updates" method, you can get your federal program update here:
- Close TurboTax and all other programs except this browser window.
- Click the button below to download the federal program update (87.9 MB):
- Save the file to your Desktop.
- After the file finishes downloading, go to your Desktop and double-click the "vise grip" icon, pictured below:
- Follow the on-screen instructions to install the update.
- When finished, verify that your TurboTax program is up-to-date.
2009—2012 Manual Updates
To update your prior-year TurboTax for Windows software, follow the instructions above, but instead of clicking the button in Step 2, click the link that corresponds to your tax-year version:
2008 and earlier manual updates are not available, as these products are no longer supported. More info