1.    25 Jan 2015 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    Posts : 71
    Windows 10 10586 PRO RTM

    How to stope auto updates

    I was on build 9879. When I turned on my pc this morning it auto updated to build 9926 which I have tried recently but didn't like it.
    How do I stop windows from doing this? Need help. TIA
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  2.    25 Jan 2015 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    New Jersey
    Posts : 1,447
    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

    I hate when that happens

    I`m not sure you can stop it, if updates is set to auto. And I don`t think you can change that either.
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  3.    25 Jan 2015 #3
    Join Date : Jan 2014
    Carencro, LA 70520
    Posts : 8,459
    Mint 18.3

    M$ has disabled that setting for the TP builds.
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  4.    25 Jan 2015 #4
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    Windows 10 10586 PRO RTM
    Thread Starter

    Thanks guys.
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  5.    25 Jan 2015 #5
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17046

    Yep, by the final RTM release, we should see the usual settings. MS just wants to keep the preview builds updated for now.
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  6.    25 Jan 2015 #6
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Posts : 80
    Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 8 Enterprise

    Hi in Build 9926 the Windows Update is removed from Control panel. To bring it back follow this steps in registry editor:
    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00



    Now Windows update is back in Control panel and you can configure which updates to install and which to hide.

    Good luck, werty

    Edit: I have set mine like this:
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  7.    25 Jan 2015 #7
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    10.4 Home 1709 x64

    Disabling Windows Update service should do the trick, but no other updates either.
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  8.    26 Jan 2015 #8
    Join Date : Nov 2014
    Posts : 10
    windows 10 preview

    Quote Originally Posted by TairikuOkami View Post
    Disabling Windows Update service should do the trick, but no other updates either.

    had mine set to 'never install updates' and voila, after 1/2 hour the black was back
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  9.    29 Jan 2015 #9
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    W10 Insider + Linux

    Some updates should be allowed to choose to install or not. It keeps on pushing driver updates and some are just plain WRONG.
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