Stop Windows 10 Upgrade From Downloading & Disable Automatic Updates

Stop Windows 10 Upgrade From Downloading

So you do not want to go to Windows 10 as you are happy with Windows 7 or 8 but the Windows 10 upgrade keeps nagging you or downloads when you don’t have the data to cope with the download.

Here are links to explain how to stop the upgrade from downloading:

How To Stop The Windows 10 Upgrade From Downloading On Your System

Disable Windows 10 Automatic Updates

You may be on an internet connection that only has a small amount of data but Windows updates are using all your data.

Even though I strongly believe you should leave Windows Updates to download you can prevent Windows 10 from doing this automatically.

How To Disable Windows 10 Automatic Updates

How To Prevent Windows 10 From Automatically Downloading Updates

Author: Adelaide Techguy

Richard Pascoe is a technology consultant & technology commentator for the media on FIVEaa , ABC Adelaide , PowerFM , 5MU , 7AD and 7BU and has been seen on the Channel 7 news , Channel 9 News , Channel 10 news and Today Tonight . Richard gives his opinions on Microsoft , Google , Apple and deals with personal computers , smartphones and tablets.

2 thoughts

  1. Thanks Richard, my partners sony laptop is extremely slow as it is but with the windows 10 trying to automatically download its even worse. Fingers crossed its restarting now and she will see a slight improvement speed.


  2. Sony are advising not to upgrade to Windows 10 currently , you may want to contact me to find out why your partners laptop is so slow in the first place.

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