Windows 10: How to get away from Auto Updates from Win10 Solved

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  1.    01 Dec 2015 #11

    stickybranches said: View Post
    You should be able to disable the windows update service from services. I could be wrong. I am sort of new to 10 as I have been using linux a lot
    You could prior to the fall update. Now it is no longer an option if your computer hibernates. If your computer hibernates, it will never boot. I think the OP has disabled hibernation so that might be a work around for him.
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  2.    02 Dec 2015 #12

    @vickyg - thanks. I have not turned off H. I am still trying it out so going to stumble around W10

    Thanks to everyone who responded and thank you for your answers

    I connected my system to the Internet and even with the settings set, it installed a few updates. Actually around 8 or 9, mostly Windows Defender updates which is strange since I turned WD off prior to connecting it to the network. Oh well. Seems to be fine.
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  3.    03 Dec 2015 #13

    You don't want to disable Windows Update. It's important to get them.
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  4.    03 Dec 2015 #14

    I followed the excellent tutorial on this forum to set to notify me of updates. At least I can then choose the timing without work being interrupted.

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