Today's Hard|Forum Post
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Thursday August 20, 2015

How to Prevent Windows 10 From Automatically Downloading Updates

This guide is for those of you wanting to know how to turn off Windows 10 automatic updates. Everyone else can move along, there's nothing to see here.

If Windows 10 insists on installing a specific update or driver that’s causing problems, you can prevent Windows Update from installing that particular update. Microsoft doesn’t provide a built-in way to block updates and drivers from automatically being downloaded, but it does offer a downloadable tool that can block updates and drivers so Windows won’t download them.