You all know how an update ensures better performance but unfortunately, the same often give rise to unwanted bugs and issues that are hard to cope up with. As a result, a few people want to prevent the system from getting the latest update furthermore prefer to wait until Microsoft settles down all problems users might go through. However, the latest release includes trendy features, improvements and changes, but thinking about upcoming hazards an update comes with anyone might want to know how to block Windows 10 2009.
Generally, Windows update occurs automatically if the related settings were never changed earlier moreover you didn’t make any obstructions to them. Now, if you have decided to block Windows 2019 update that the company provides itself, there are several ways you can follow. For your convenience, lists are as followed –
Block Windows 10 2009
Here is how to block Windows 10 2009 –
1] Pause updates to stop the latest release
2] Limit data usage to prevent Windows 10 2009 from installing
3] Disable Windows update service
Once you stop Windows update service, the system won’t receive any new patch or build further but there is a limitation as well. The system will block Windows 10 2009 for a short period of time after which the service will be re-enabled automatically.
4] Block Windows 10 2009 using Group Policy Editor
Using Group Policy Editor, you can either block any Windows update forever or limit the update to get notification only and decide when you want to install. However, the feature is not available in Windows 10 Home yet, people who are running other editions can make use of this. Let’s see how you can take the help of Group Policy Editor to Block Windows 10 2009.
Stop Windows 10 automatic update
Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates > Windows Components > Windows Update
Once the changes are applied, Microsoft will not force any update from now on. However, if you change your mind and want to receive the latest release again then simply visit “Settings => Update & Security => Windows Update” and click “Check for updates” from the right pane.
Limiting Windows update
Wanting to get scheduled notifications for the update you are able to configure via Group Policy Editor –
As you have saved the changes, the system will block Windows 10 2009 which was about to install automatically.
5]Â Stop Windows 2009 installation with Registry Editor
Like Group Policy Editor, Windows regedit also allows you to handle automatic updates in two different ways.
Note – Before jumping into the process straight away, make sure to back up the Windows registry.
Permanently block Windows 10 2009 or any other update
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE SOFTWARE Policies Microsoft Windows WindowsUpdate
Limit Windows update through regedit
2 â€“ Notify for download and auto-install
3 â€“ Auto download and notify for install
4 â€“ Auto download and schedule the install
5 â€“ Allow local admin to choose settings.