Windows 10: regarding updates

  1.    04 Jul 2016 #1

    regarding updates


    Hi,

    How do i change the update setting. I want it to be like win7 where i can let it search for update automatically but let me choose whether to install it?
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  2. Posts : 221
    Win 10 Pro Build 1607 14393.693
       04 Jul 2016 #2

    gradeabra said: View Post
    Hi,

    How do i change the update setting. I want it to be like win7 where i can let it search for update automatically but let me choose whether to install it?
    It depends on which version of WIN 10 is installed on your machine. WIN 10 Home has very few options, with more available on WIN 10 Pro. The minimum you should be able to do is:

    Settings, update and Security, windows update, advanced options, and select how updates are installed.
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  3. TairikuOkami's Avatar
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    Windows Home x64 (Home per choice)
       04 Jul 2016 #3

    Home version has no option to choose. The best way is to set your network as metered, that will prevent Windows from downloading updates automatically. Then you can use Windows Update MiniTool to download and install, what you want.
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  4.    04 Jul 2016 #4

    If i revert back to Win7 can i come back to 10 again later?
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  5.    07 Jul 2016 #5

    Hi,

    I wonder is there anyway to set window update to manual and not auto?

    Or at lease turn off the update? I don't want the update to cause slow down when i am using.
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