Free Driver Updates

Starting with Windows 10 build 14328, there's a new policy included that you can use to enable or disable to include drivers with Windows updates. This can be handy. Oct 31, 2017 Discusses how to prevent a problematic driver from reinstalling automatically in Windows 10 the next time that Windows Updates are installed.

Windows 10 is one of the most widely used operating systems, second only to Microsoft’s own Windows 7. While it is an advancement in almost all domains over its predecessors, it is far from being perfect. Being the last Windows version, it receives frequent updates, which can be pretty annoying. The sad part about this is Windows 10 doesn’t really allow you to control these updates and at times, these updates install automatically. However, though you may not find any setting to disable Windows 10 updates per se, there are other ways to manage them. Before we discuss the different ways, let us find out why you would want to stop Windows 10 updates in the first place.

Why Would You Want to Stop The Updates. While updates do provide better security and stability to an operating system, Windows 10 delivers them at the cost of your convenience. AT times, the updates rolled out by Microsoft get downloaded and installed on your computer without any notification. This may result in Windows slowing down and requiring frequent reboots, thus doing away with your convenience.

As everything happens in the background, many updates which you otherwise wouldn’t have downloaded also come through. These may even change a setting or remove a feature which you loved using.

After being criticized for this from a large number of their users, Microsoft eventually rolled out a few options that you can change to stop the Windows updates. Sadly, these options are deep embedded in the Windows architecture, thus making it difficult for you to find them. Fortunately for you, we not only found but also tested them to conclude that they actually do work. So without wasting any more time, here is how to stop Windows 10 updates from installing automatically: Note: The steps mentioned below were tested on a system with Windows 10 Pro. Some or all of them might not work with other editions of Windows 10. Hp Officejet 4255 Driver For Windows 10. Stop Windows 10 Auto Updates Using Windows Update Service Since there won’t be any more new versions releasing in the Windows series, Microsoft decided to change Windows 10 to a service.

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