1.    23 Mar 2017 #1
    Join Date : Oct 2015
    B)
    Posts : 34
    10 Enterprise LTSB

    This fullscreen update notification pop-up


    I'm not even sure what to call this "Updates are available" pop-up. Is this a toast notificaiton?


    (img url: https://vgy.me/hM0U1M.png)

    I had my windows 10 beaten down into submission, all configured without the controversal or obtrusive features, but after installing some of the latest Serving Stack & Cumulative Update packages, some stuff must have reverted because I'm seeing this annoying pop-up for the first time.

    How do I disable it without having leave Windows Update Service entirely disabled?
      My ComputerSystem Spec
  2.    23 Mar 2017 #2
    Join Date : Feb 2014
    Posts : 9,333
    Windows 10 Professional

    Quote Originally Posted by blksith0 View Post
    I'm not even sure what to call this "Updates are available" pop-up. Is this a toast notificaiton?


    (img url: https://vgy.me/hM0U1M.png)

    I had my windows 10 beaten down into submission, all configured without the controversal or obtrusive features, but after installing some of the latest Serving Stack & Cumulative Update packages, some stuff must have reverted because I'm seeing this annoying pop-up for the first time.

    How do I disable it without having leave Windows Update Service entirely disabled?
    In Settings, turn off notifications for the item or select it to adjust specifics.

    Notifications for Apps - Turn On or Off in Windows 10

    Click image for larger version. 

Name:	000141.png 
Views:	2 
Size:	108.6 KB 
ID:	126330
      My ComputersSystem Spec
  3.    23 Mar 2017 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2016
    S/E England
    Posts : 4,477
    10 Home x64 (1709) (10 Pro on 2nd pc)

    Quote Originally Posted by blksith0 View Post
    I'm not even sure what to call this "Updates are available" pop-up....

    ... I'm seeing this annoying pop-up for the first time...
    I have never seen a full-screen notification like that. I would suspect malware and would scan with AdwCleaner.

    Edit: Probably because I'm not on Pro and haven't played around with windows update in gpedit. It may well be a legit MS message, see this thread...
    Windows 10 "Updates are available" POPUP (VERY ANNOYING)
      My ComputersSystem Spec

 


Similar Threads
Thread Forum
Windows 10 Update 15019 Fullscreen Bug - not working
Hey I'm using a Nvidia GTX 1070 with the newest driver 378.49WHQL. Since updating to the Windows 10 Pro x64 Build 15019, many games won't run in Fullscreen anymore. They are all minimzed. Only thing that it will work again, is to use the...
Windows Insider
Solved BSOD watching YouTube fullscreen/exiting fullscreen
For like an half a year I have been getting blue screens, sometimes randomly when watching Youtube video113450s, sometimes exiting fullscreen and immediately doing something else, like going into another tab etc. I have tried to fix it by...
BSOD Crashes and Debugging
Windows update notification issues
Using Windows 10 Pro, ver 1607 build 14393.351, and after one of the recent updates, the updates available notification now pops up as a large blue block in the middle of the screen, graying out the desktop and whatever you are doing and will not go...
Windows Updates and Activation
Cannot update after notification
Received an update notification in Windows 10 update screen. When I press the INSTALL NOW button, the spinning circle appears and says in motion without starting the install. I have minimized the window and also checked the task bar. ...
Windows Updates and Activation
Making Windows Notification appear behind a window fullscreen program?
The new Windows notifications appear over my windowed fullscreen games, especially in one game covering up the minimap. Is there a way to make it appear under them? It used to work perfect in Windows 8 and earlier, where the speech bubble...
General Support
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:02.
Find Us
Twitter Facebook Google+ Ten Forums iOS App Ten Forums Android App



Windows 10 Forums