Disable Latest Windows Updates in Windows 10

Disable Latest Windows Update in Windows 10 | Techiesmind

Disable Latest Windows Updates to save your broadband limit or internet data. Updates take a lot of time and it also consumes a lot of data (depending on the update package).

If you have a PC with an internet connection, one of the main reasons for internet data being consumed rapidly is Automatic Updates.

By default, Windows 10 is set to automatic updates. You have the option to check for updates manually and download it later.

But sometimes it downloads automatically without notifying you.

Most of the PC users complain about this, but the downloads are necessary to be installed for PC.

And the installing time takes longer than expected.

There are no disadvantages, but it takes a longer time to install updates and it consumes more broadband data while downloading.

If the broadband data is limited and the updates start without notifying, You have no other option than waiting for data to reach FUP limit. Because automatic updates cannot be canceled in between the process.

But but but… THERE IS A METHOD TO STOP AUTOMATIC UPDATES. (JUGAAD)

Disable Latest Windows Updates

Follow these steps carefully to stop windows 10 updates :

1) Search for services in search box and open.

services

2) Navigate to Windows Updates and click on it twice.

windows updates

3) Then you will see a similar window popping up.

select disabled

Here, You can change the settings as per your choice.

Automatic

Manual

Disabled

If updates are troubling you every time, you should prefer Disabled .

Then Click OK.

click ok

After Completing these above steps, Try for windows update.

And you will see a similar message as shown in this below image.

updates stopped

Eurekaaaa! Now these updates wont bother you again.

TO CHECK FOR UPDATES AND DOWNLOAD, YOU SHOULD REVERSE THE ABOVE SETTINGS TO AUTOMATIC OR MANUAL.

RESTART IF UPDATES DON’T START AFTER REVERSING THE STEPS.

NOTE: Check for Windows updates when WiFi is connected.

NOTE 2: Windows Updates are necessary to be installed for latest security updates.


Here is a video for the above steps :

FEEL FREE TO ASK DOUBTS. THAT’S ALL FOLKS.

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