Windows 10: How to force Windows 10 Update to do a re-scan?

  1.    23 Dec 2016 #1

    How to force Windows 10 Update to do a re-scan?


    I plugged in a wireless adapter into my machine to test if it turns on, and then unplugged it afterwards, and now in my Windows update I see the driver for this thing ready to install. But I do not want to install the driver as I never intended to use that wireless adapter on this machine in the first place. How can I force Windows 10 Update to do a re-scan of the system and see that I don't have this plugged in so that it doesn't need to install the driver for it?
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    23 Dec 2016 #2

    Hide the update with 'Show or hide updates'.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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