I've been using Ethereum for a while and have quite a bit invested so I think it would be wise to update to the latest version. I visited the GitHub page and downloaded the latest Windows installer and found that all it does is open up an un-synced Ethereum wallet on the latest version, without any of my wallets, etc. How do I go about updating the wallet properly and safely?

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in the Mist doc, it is indicated that :

For updating simply download the new version and copy it over the old one (keep a backup of the old one if you want to be sure). The data folder for Mist is stored in other places:

Windows %APPDATA%\Mist

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