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How To Stop/Disable Windows Updates In Windows 10

Microsoft release its new Windows 10 with its latest features and attractive look. Windows 10 becomes popular because it is free to install and user can update it from any of previous version of Windows. Windows 10 provide multiple desktop, that is each desktop with a separate task. New users of Windows 10 also like its personal assistant called cortana. If you also want to download Windows 10 and enjoy its new features then you should read about how to download Windows 10. Windows 10 provide automatic update feature. It’s smart service automatic find and download, install its latest updates when we connect to internet. This feature is good for users how have unlimited internet connection. But some users are not interested in updating windows. There are many reason behind that like some user have limited internet pack or other reasons include software compatibility issues etc. Windows 10 do not provide feature to stop this automatic update in its Windows update settings. If you also suffer from this feature of Windows 10 and wanted to stop it then this article is really for you. In this article we are going to explain about different methods to stop automatic updates of Windows 10.

Method 1st :- Stop Windows 10 Updates From Services.

 

Step 1. To stop the windows 10 updates you should first go to the control panel.

Step 2. In the control panel go to Administrative tools.

Stop Windows 10 updates control panel

Step 3. Then look for services option.

Stop Windows 10 updates control panel adminstrative tools services
Step 4. In the services window you will see many types of windows services running.

Step 5. In this window scroll down and to find windows update service and turn off it.

Stop Windows 10 updates control panel adminstrative tools services windowsupdate service
Step 6. To turn of this service you have to right click on the service and click on the properties option.
Step 7. In the properties options select general setting.
Step 8. In the general setting look for start up type option and select disable option.
Step 9. After that look for service running status and click stop button.

Step 10. Click on OK and your automatic updates will stop after that.

Method 2nd:- Disable Windows 10 From Network Settings

 

If you have limited internet connection and you want to stop automatic updates of Windows 10 and other Application then you can take advantages of Windows 10 Amazing feature called metered internet connection. By using this feature you can stop Applications and Windows from updates. To set your internet connection as metered you have to follow the below steps.
Step 1. Open the settings Apps in Windows 10.
Step 2. After that select Network & Internet.

Stop Windows 10 update settings

Step 3. After that Scroll down and look for Advanced options.

Stop Windows 10 updates advanced option

Step 4. Then select the Set as metered connection option.

Stop Windows 10 updates setting meter connection
Step 5. Now this option will be set for all WiFi Network.So these are some best possible ways to turn of windows 10 updates. In case you have any problem or you know any other best method let us know.
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One comment

  1. Under the Windows Update page on my system under the ‘Check for update button there is a ‘Check online for updates from Microsoft Update.’ tick box

    Doesnt this not disable updates? Maybe this is a recent addition – I can find no reference to this elsewhere.