Win Update Stop small utility allows you to manually disable or enable automatic Windows updates. Sometimes you may want to stop Windows updates so you can choose when to download and install new Windows updates. As you know, Windows updates are very important but they are also known to occasionally create some incompatibilities or problems with the Operating System and the applications installed. Use this utility to block Windows updates and re-enable them when you desire.
First, keep in mind that it is very important to keep your system up-to-date. However, if you want to disable or stop automatic Windows updates, you can use this free utility. There is no built-in option to permanently disable automatic Windows updates via Control Panel or Settings App in Windows 10, and by default Windows automatically installs any update found. With this simple tool you can permanently disable Windows Updates and re-enable Windows Updates when you want.
Features of Win Update Stop
Stop Windows Updates
Permanently disable automatic Windows Updates via a simple GUI.
Windows Update Status
Find out if the Windows Updates are enabled or disabled in your PC.
Check for Updates
Click on ”Check for Windows Updates” to open the Windows Update App.
Works on XP, 7, 8, 10
This tool works on all Windows OS version, from Windows XP to Windows 10.
The software application uses only a few MBs of memory, you will not even notice it.
Free to Use
This software is completely free to use for anyone, at home and at work.
Developer: Home Page
+ Added command-line switch /disableupdates to disable updates (program exits once done)
+ Added command-line switch /enableupdates to enable updates (program exits once done)
+ Improved disabling of Windows Updates on Windows 10
* If you used a previous version of this program on Windows 10, you’ll need to first click on “Enable” button and then on “Disable” button
+ Show an alert if the 32-bit version is executed on a 64-bit OS
+ Minor fixes and optimizations