1. Joined : Nov 2016
    Posts : 10
    windows 10
       3 Weeks Ago #1

    Windows 10 update


    How to stop automatic download of update in Windows 10
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  2. Joined : Jan 2015
    UK, Midlands
    Posts : 6,215
    Win 10 Pro (1607)
       3 Weeks Ago #2

    How do you stop Windows updates?

    See: How to Enable or Disable Automatic Updates for Windows Update in Windows 10
    Windows Update Automatic Updates - Enable or Disable in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums

    That's from the extensive tutorial section- worth getting to know. Very practical and useful.

    You may find this easier:
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    Free to download.

    Setting your connection (ethernet or Wifi) as metered is possibly the least intrusive.
    Again, Winaero's tweaker can help you with ethernet connections.

    Note: If you disable Windows updates, then Windows Defender updates will be disabled.
    You can set up a scheduled task yourself to perform Defender updates. A little research will show you how.
    Last edited by dalchina; 3 Weeks Ago at 17:04.
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  3.    3 Weeks Ago #3

    Or you can use the Windows Update Minitool to perform selective updates at your discretion (If scheduling is absolutely necessary, the PSWindowsUpdate PowerShell module from the PowerShell Gallery may be just the thing).
    HTH,
    --Ed--
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