Frequently Asked Question
How do I turn off the WIndows 10 update process?
Last Updated 4 years ago
Computer ConfigurationTo block the upgrade by using Computer Configuration, follow these steps:
- Click Computer Configuration.
- Click Policies.
- Click Administrative Templates.
- Click Windows Components.
- Click Windows Update.
- Double-click Turn off the upgrade to the latest version of Windows through Windows Update.
- Click Enable.
Setting: Turn off the upgrade to the latest version of Windows through Windows Update
Windows registryImportant Follow the steps in this section carefully. Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Before you modify it, back up the registry for restoration in case problems occur.
To block the upgrade to Windows 10 through Windows Update, specify the following registry value:
DWORD value: DisableOSUpgrade = 1