1.    19 Nov 2015 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2015
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    Windows 10 32 bit

    Windows 10 automatically downloads games and apps I DO NOT WANT!!


    immediately after I installed the Windows 10 upgrade, Windows 10 automatically starts downloading and installing games and apps I DO NOT WANT or will ever use! it keeps installing Candy Crush Saga and Candy Crush Soda Saga, and some 3D building apps and utilities I will NEVER use!! no matter how many times I remove them, they just redownload themselves. They were NOT on my previous version of Windows (8.1) so I have NO CLUE on why it is downloading them on Windows 10. why is it keep downloading these apps I never use or ever have used and how do I make it stop?
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  2.    19 Nov 2015 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    West Bend, Wisconsin
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    Windows 10 home 64bit 1511 (OSbuild 10586.63)

    hmm that seems kinda strange. perhaps theres a virus or something somewhere.
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  3.    19 Nov 2015 #3
    Join Date : Nov 2015
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    Windows 10 32 bit
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    so Microsoft is housing viruses in their Windows 10 upgrade? Windows 8.1 did not have this issue and AVG Internet Security 2015 (paid) does not find anything and it didn't on Windows 8.1 either
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  4.    19 Nov 2015 #4
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    It's not a virus, it is just what Windows does. You can uninstall them if you like.

    Apps - Uninstall in Windows 10 - Windows 10 Forums
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  5.    19 Nov 2015 #5
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    Windows 10 Pro

    Turn off Update Apps Automatically in the Store Settings
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  6.    19 Nov 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ornithophilia View Post
    immediately after I installed the Windows 10 upgrade, Windows 10 automatically starts downloading and installing games and apps I DO NOT WANT or will ever use! it keeps installing Candy Crush Saga and Candy Crush Soda Saga, and some 3D building apps and utilities I will NEVER use!! no matter how many times I remove them, they just redownload themselves. They were NOT on my previous version of Windows (8.1) so I have NO CLUE on why it is downloading them on Windows 10. why is it keep downloading these apps I never use or ever have used and how do I make it stop?
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  7.    19 Nov 2015 #7
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    Windows 10 home 64bit 1511 (OSbuild 10586.63)

    hmm that makes sense.
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