Windows 10: Windows Update set to Manual

  1.    03 May 2018 #1

    Windows Update set to Manual


    If you have Windows Updates set to manual in "Services" does this mean that Windows will NOT automatically check for updates?
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  2. Eddie Doc's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home Version 1809 OS Build 17763.55
       03 May 2018 #2

    I just checked Services on my pc. Under 'Startup type' Windows update is listed as 'Manual (Trigger Start)'. It seems to check for updates just fine.
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  3.    03 May 2018 #3

    Ok, thank you. I was hoping perhaps that meant Windows Update would not start unless I started it manually. I liked that better than the way they have it now,
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  4. Eddie Doc's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home Version 1809 OS Build 17763.55
       03 May 2018 #4

    Settings>Update & Security>Update Settings should show you if Windows Update will automatically check for updates.
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  5. Eddie Doc's Avatar
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    Windows 10 Home Version 1809 OS Build 17763.55
       03 May 2018 #5

    I misunderstood - I believe there are posts here about stopping automatic checking for updates.
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