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  1.    24 Jul 2016 #10
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    Quote Originally Posted by tatersandeggs View Post
    Yes I I looked at the regeditor and if you uncheck the "defer upgrades box" the dword value changes back to 0.

    What I need is a way to lock this setting to defer upgrades so that a user doesn't accidentally/on purpose change it.

    Thanks for your help and quick response BTW.
    If you have Windows 10 Pro installed, you could set the group policy below for this.

    Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Update/Defer Windows Updates

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  2.    24 Jul 2016 #11
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    Oh excellent! Thanks Brink-my man. I have been searching all morning for documentation on this.

    You rock buddy!
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  3.    24 Jul 2016 #12
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    You're most welcome.
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  4.    19 Feb 2017 #13
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    This tutorial has been updated for OPTION ONE and OPTION TWO.
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  5.    17 Mar 2017 #14
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    Please see Defer Feature Updates Blanked out After Recent Update? I tried the registry setting in Option 4 but that didn't work.
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  6.    17 Mar 2017 #15
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    Hello Steve,

    It looks like your "Defer feature updates" setting has been disabled by a group policy instead.

    You might check the location below in the Local Group Policy Editor to see if you may have one enabled instead of "Not configured".

    Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Update/Defer Windows Updates
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  7.    17 Mar 2017 #16
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Hello Steve,

    It looks like your "Defer feature updates" setting has been disabled by a group policy instead.

    You might check the location below in the Local Group Policy Editor to see if you may have one enabled instead of "Not configured".

    Computer Configuration/Administrative Templates/Windows Components/Windows Update/Defer Windows Updates
    The settings above under Defer Windows Updates are set to "Not configured".

    I had the Defer updates box ticked until recently - I'm mystified why it is now greyed out.
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  8.    17 Mar 2017 #17
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    That is odd. Is the box checked after using Option 4 even though still grayed out?
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  9.    18 Mar 2017 #18
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    That is odd. Is the box checked after using Option 4 even though still grayed out?
    There is no overriding setting in the Registry or Group Policy Editor but the box remains unticked and greyed out. I guess this won't be an issue from 15061 since the update procedure changes.
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  10.    18 Mar 2017 #19
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    Most definitely shouldn't.
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