Windows 10: How to stope auto updates

  1. Posts : 81
    Windows 10 16299 PRO RTM
       25 Jan 2015 #1

    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. AddRAM's Avatar
    Posts : 2,105
    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
       25 Jan 2015 #2

    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. labeeman's Avatar
    Posts : 10,066
    Mint 18.3
       25 Jan 2015 #3

    M$ has disabled that setting for the TP builds.
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  4. Posts : 81
    Windows 10 16299 PRO RTM
    Thread Starter
       25 Jan 2015 #4

    Thanks guys.
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  5. Brink's Avatar
    Posts : 33,055
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18252
       25 Jan 2015 #5

    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. Posts : 80
    Windows 10 Pro/ Windows 8 Enterprise
       25 Jan 2015 #6

    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. TairikuOkami's Avatar
    Posts : 3,413
    10.6 Home 1809 x64
       25 Jan 2015 #7

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

    TairikuOkami said: 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

    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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