Windows 10: How to block a driver update? Solved

  1.    04 Aug 2015 #1

    How to block a driver update?


    Hey Guys

    This new way of forcing updates is poorly thought out.

    A new touchpad driver keeps installing, which then causes the touchpad to stop working until I plug in an external mouse and roll back the driver!

    Is there a way to block/ not install a certain update?

    Many Thanks
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  2. Posts : 1,634
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       04 Aug 2015 #2

    Take a read through Windows Updates - Hide or Show in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums hopefully that will help you out.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    04 Aug 2015 #3

    Thank you sir
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 1,634
    W7 Pro x64 | W10 IP x64 | Linux Mint VM
       04 Aug 2015 #4

    You're most welcome.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  5.    04 Aug 2015 #5

    My computer keeps trying to install a driver for a printer that I've never owned!

    Some Epson thing. Never had an Epson printer in my life!
    Maybe it's found something on my work network that it feels the need to fix!

    I'll be among the first wave of buyers when someone releases a program that allows the user to control how, when or if any updates get installed on my computers.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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