1.    12 Nov 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 9
    Windows 10

    Auto updates


    I'm having trouble with the automatic part of the Microsoft automatic updates. My private connection is not free, and not unlimited. I want the updates, but I'd rather download them via a public (free) connection. My computer time is beginning to center around the automatic updates, and going to a public connection before I use my private one to save bandwidth. There's an automatic update almost every day.

    If there's a way to set my connection as metered, I can't find it.

    Help!
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  2.    12 Nov 2015 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2015
    Posts : 4,893
    windows 10 Home threshold2

    Have a look at this tutorial
    Wireless Network Metered Connection - Set in Windows 10
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/3...dows-10-a.html
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  3.    13 Nov 2015 #3
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    Chandigarh,India
    Posts : 307
    Windows 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Roger2362 View Post
    I'm having trouble with the automatic part of the Microsoft automatic updates. My private connection is not free, and not unlimited. I want the updates, but I'd rather download them via a public (free) connection. My computer time is beginning to center around the automatic updates, and going to a public connection before I use my private one to save bandwidth. There's an automatic update almost every day.

    If there's a way to set my connection as metered, I can't find it.

    Help!
    See the Methods 5 and 6 of the following:
    Fixing Windows 10 Automatic Updates Install Problem - AskVG
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