How to Block Windows 7,8 from Downloading Windows 10 Automatically
Windows 7 and 8.1 computers throughout the world are automatically downloading the files for upgrading to Windows 10 if you needed or not. Microsoft think that “Windows 10 should try everyone Whether you wanted or not” but bill “I don’t need windows 10, I m happy with windows 7 so stop it”. 🙂 I know many people are finding the solution for Block Downloading Windows 10 Automatically. auto downloading it makes your PC or Laptop Slow. it may take around 3 GB to downloading windows 10 and trust me, guys, it will waste your huge amount of internet bandwidth.
According to a statement provided to The Register by Microsoft.
[highlight]”For those who have chosen to receive automatic updates through Windows Update, we help customers prepare their devices for Windows 10 by downloading the files necessary for future installation. This results in a better upgrade experience and ensures the customer’s device has the latest software.”[/highlight]
I think if you need windows 10 badly then download windows 10 full ISO and make bootable USB or CD and install it on your Pc/Laptop but don’t wast your internet bandwidth in Update.
Badly 🙁 there is no magic trick to block Downloading Windows 10 Automatically in the just single click but after the search, i found one solution. in this trick you’re going to install a special patch develop by Microsoft. follow the below step to block Downloading Windows 10 Automatically
Steps to Block Windows 10 from Automatic Downloading
You need to Download relevant patch from Microsoft website. so pick the version for your OS that you running right now. after the download install it, and reboot.your system.
Run a program called registry editor using the Start Menu search or by pressing WIN + R and typing “Regedit” and hitting enter and then write down to the following key:
you have to create windows update key at the left side in a window right click the windows node click on that new key and create new 32bit DWORD called DisableOSUpgrade and give value as 1
If you like this process tough don’t worry just download registry file unzip and double click and install it and then
restart your PC OR Laptop And you should probably reboot after you do this.
Finally Done all now you are free from this upgrades and save your bandwidth now you will get no upgrades for new OS.
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