To enable auto-updates for WordPress plugins, first login in and go to the WordPress Dashboard for your website. Next select the Plugins option in the left menu.
The plugins found on your WordPress site will be displayed with three columns, plugin, description and automatic updates. Select enable auto-updates. The WordPress plugin selected will now be automatically updated. To disable auto-updates, select disable auto-updates.
It should be noted that not all plugins have this option available and the auto-update option will not be visible in the automatic updates column.
Another easy way to find the CPU cores is to select settings (gear icon) under the start menu (Windows logo), select system (computer monitor icon), select about, under about is the device specifications where the number of cores is listed under processor.