1.    25 Aug 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10

    how to disable automatic maintenance in Windows 10?


    I'd like to turn of automatic maintenance, just like i did in Windows 8/8.1. It was easy and straight forward, but in Windows 10 it seems they took the options away in task scheduler. Frustrating since i do not want my computer looking for updates or running maintenance every single day, it's a waste of my CPU and takes a lot of processing power from it. I use my own security that is way better than windows security and don't want my computer sending Microsoft info about my computer daily. Is there a service in "MSCONFIG" that controls all this stuff? Since it seems to be hidden from users now. I'm not a 3 year old, I don't need Microsoft babysitting my computer. Or am I better off just reformatting my HD back to Windows 8.1....or even better make sure i buy an apple computer next time i buy..
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    26 Aug 2015 #2
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    i did find "task scheduler" in MSCONFIG and disabled it, but when you hit apply it automatically re-checks the enable box....I attempted to disable a whole bunch of Microsoft services a few days ago, ended up disabling the one that controlled start menu and the new search bar next to the start icon. couldn't figure out what one controlled it, so i had to re-enable the whole Microsoft list..
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  3.    28 Aug 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 3
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    nobody knows?? come on..........
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  4.    28 Aug 2015 #4
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Posts : 25,705
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    You can change the settings for Automatic Maintenance, but there currently isn't any known method to disable it like in previous versions. That's why you have not gotten a reply.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  5.    28 Aug 2015 #5
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Trnava
    Posts : 2,944
    10.4 Home 1709 x64
      My ComputerSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Windows Update & Activation Enable or Disable Windows Update Automatic Updates in Windows 10
How to Enable or Disable Automatic Updates for Windows Update in Windows 10 Windows 10 will automatically check for new Windows Updates at the time you have set in automatic maintenance. Windows 10 will automatically download and install...
Tutorials
Performance & Maintenance Change Automatic Maintenance Settings in Windows 10
How to Change Automatic Maintenance Settings in Windows 10 Maintenance activity refers to an application or process that helps maintain the health and performance of a Windows PC. Maintenance includes keeping Windows and applications up-to-date,...
Tutorials
Disable automatic maintenance?
Since the task Idle Maintenance and Regular Maintenance does not present in Task Scheduler anymore in Windows 10, does anyone know how to disable automatic maintenance?
Performance & Maintenance
How to disable automatic maintenance?
I want to disable automatic maintenance because my new SSD is arriving soon, and since SSDs have a limited life span, I want to preserve them as much as possible. ( I know modern SSDs can last a loooooooooong time, I just want to be super careful...
Performance & Maintenance
Solved Disable automatic driver installation in Windows 10
How to disable automatic driver installation in Windows 10? I have this Broadcom 802.11n Network Adapter (MacBook Pro 2011 w/ Boot Camp) whose driver I need to roll back to an earlier version for things to work properly, however Windows keeps...
Drivers and Hardware
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 18:47.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums