Windows 10: Deleting "Failed Updates" in Update History Solved

  1.    12 Feb 2016 #1

    Deleting "Failed Updates" in Update History


    I've disabled automatic updates (drivers, Win updates) by making changes to Win 10. Now every entry in Update History is listed as a failed update. Of course, no update has failed; I don't want to install them yet. Is there a way to delete failed update entries?
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  2.    12 Feb 2016 #2

    Hi ChriskK,
    I've disabled automatic updates (drivers, Win updates) by making changes to Win 10.
    Are you first able to say how you did this?

    b1rd
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  3.    12 Feb 2016 #3

    b1rd said: View Post
    Hi ChriskK,


    Are you first able to say how you did this?

    b1rd
    http://www.howtogeek.com/224471/how-...ading-updates/
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  4.    12 Feb 2016 #4

    Thanks. The link seems to have some decent info.

    As far as your question, I did find THIS article, which offers a couple of possibilities.


    b1rd

    Edit: I just saw that the article is a bit dated, but I thought I'd leave it up just in case it helps.
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  5. Posts : 29,330
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17672
       12 Feb 2016 #5

    Hello ChriskK, :)

    Resetting Windows Update will clear it for you.

    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/2...dows-10-a.html
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  6.    12 Feb 2016 #6

    So am I correct to assume that it's not possible to delete failed update entries individually?
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  7. Posts : 29,330
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17672
       12 Feb 2016 #7

    Not that I'm aware of.
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