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  1. Joined : Jun 2015
    Posts : 204
    Windows 10
       2016-10-25 #370

    In other words, it is possible to disable the automatic updates feature without automatically disable the possibility to choose whether or not to update even other Microsoft products? If so, how do I do this?

    Thanks

    Bye
    Last edited by balubeto; 2016-10-25 at 04:38.
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  2. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 16,499
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14971
       2016-10-25 #371

    Balubeto,

    Unless you enabled some other group policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" setting is not affected by anything in the tutorial on the first page.

    You should still be able to check or uncheck it like below at will.

    Windows Updates for Microsoft Products - Turn On or Off in Windows 10
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  3. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-10-29 #372

    Brink said: View Post
    Balubeto, Unless you enabled some other group policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" setting is not affected by anything in the tutorial on the first page. You should still be able to check or uncheck it like below at will.Windows Updates for Microsoft Products - Turn On or Off in Windows 10
    No, that's incorrect. If you use Group Policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" option can no longer be changed and will be greyed-out.
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  4. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 16,499
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14971
       2016-10-29 #373

    SmileyPK said: View Post
    No, that's incorrect. If you use Group Policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" option can no longer be changed and will be greyed-out.
    It doesn't do so for me, even after a restart.

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  5. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-10-29 #374

    Just did a clean install of Windows 10 Anniversary Update in a VM, updated to .351. Then, I used Group Policy to disable automatic updates. Restarted the computer. Now, it is greyed-out. Have you made any other Group Policy changes?
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  6. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-10-29 #375

    Also: have you clicked the "Check for updates" button? That is what applies the Group Policy.
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  7. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 16,499
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14971
       2016-10-29 #376

    No changes.

    I clicked on "Check for updates" and even restarted, and the setting doesn't get grayed out for me.
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  8. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-10-30 #377

    Which build are you using? Your entire "Advanced options" page looks different from mine.
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  9. Joined : Oct 2013
    Posts : 16,499
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 14971
       2016-10-30 #378

    SmileyPK said: View Post
    Which build are you using? Your entire "Advanced options" page looks different from mine.
    I'm using Insider build 14955.

    Which build are you using? I'll do some testing in it.
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  10. Joined : Aug 2016
    Posts : 24
    Windows 10 Pro
       2016-10-30 #379

    I'm using Anniversary Update with the latest CU.
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