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  1.    25 Oct 2016 #370
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    In other words, it is possible to disable the automatic updates feature without automatically disable the possibility to choose whether or not to update even other Microsoft products? If so, how do I do this?

    Thanks

    Bye
    Last edited by balubeto; 25 Oct 2016 at 04:38.
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  2.    25 Oct 2016 #371
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    Balubeto,

    Unless you enabled some other group policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" setting is not affected by anything in the tutorial on the first page.

    You should still be able to check or uncheck it like below at will.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    29 Oct 2016 #372
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    Quote Originally Posted by Brink View Post
    Balubeto, Unless you enabled some other group policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" setting is not affected by anything in the tutorial on the first page. You should still be able to check or uncheck it like below at will.https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/4...dows-10-a.html
    No, that's incorrect. If you use Group Policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" option can no longer be changed and will be greyed-out.
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  4.    29 Oct 2016 #373
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    Quote Originally Posted by SmileyPK View Post
    No, that's incorrect. If you use Group Policy, the "Give me updates for other Microsoft products when I update Windows" option can no longer be changed and will be greyed-out.
    It doesn't do so for me, even after a restart.

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  5.    29 Oct 2016 #374
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    Just did a clean install of Windows 10 Anniversary Update in a VM, updated to .351. Then, I used Group Policy to disable automatic updates. Restarted the computer. Now, it is greyed-out. Have you made any other Group Policy changes?
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  6.    29 Oct 2016 #375
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    Also: have you clicked the "Check for updates" button? That is what applies the Group Policy.
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  7.    29 Oct 2016 #376
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    No changes.

    I clicked on "Check for updates" and even restarted, and the setting doesn't get grayed out for me.
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  8.    30 Oct 2016 #377
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    Which build are you using? Your entire "Advanced options" page looks different from mine.
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  9.    30 Oct 2016 #378
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    Quote Originally Posted by SmileyPK View Post
    Which build are you using? Your entire "Advanced options" page looks different from mine.
    I'm using Insider build 14955.

    Which build are you using? I'll do some testing in it.
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  10.    30 Oct 2016 #379
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    I'm using Anniversary Update with the latest CU.
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