Results 1 to 8 of 8
  1. #1
    Silver Lounger RolandJS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Austin metro area TX USA
    Posts
    1,896
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 144 Times in 141 Posts

    Registry Edits for WU/W10 avoidance

    I found these on the 'Net:

    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00
    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Curr entVersion\WindowsUpdate\OSUpgrade]
    "AllowOSUpgrade"=dword:00000000
    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Curr entVersion\WindowsUpdate\OSUpgrade\State]
    "OSUpgradeState"=dword:00000001
    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Win dows\WindowsUpdate]
    "DisableOSUpgrade"=dword:00000001

    There are at least 3-4 more, looking similar to the above,
    however, doing little different tweak here, hear, there, their, they're
    [I just had to tweak the nose of one of my Grammar Nazis ]!
    "Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." Ben Franklin revisited.
    http://collegecafe.fr.yuku.com/forum...-Technologies/

  2. #2
    Gold Lounger wavy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    ny
    Posts
    2,525
    Thanks
    266
    Thanked 164 Times in 153 Posts
    Code:
    Subkey: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate
    DWORD value: DisableOSUpgrade = 1
    Is still working for me!
    David

    Just because you don't know where you are going doesn't mean any road will get you there.

  3. #3
    jwoods
    Guest
    GWX Control Panel works best for me...

    http://blog.ultimateoutsider.com/201...ly-remove.html

  4. #4
    Silver Lounger RolandJS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Austin metro area TX USA
    Posts
    1,896
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 144 Times in 141 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by wavy View Post
    Code:
    Subkey: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate  DWORD value: DisableOSUpgrade = 1
    Is still working for me!
    Ok, so when I copyNpaste that into my Telemetry REG file, do I need to "rewrite" it some?
    "Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." Ben Franklin revisited.
    http://collegecafe.fr.yuku.com/forum...-Technologies/

  5. #5
    Gold Lounger wavy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    ny
    Posts
    2,525
    Thanks
    266
    Thanked 164 Times in 153 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by RolandJS View Post
    Ok, so when I copyNpaste that into my Telemetry REG file, do I need to "rewrite" it some?
    I am not sure what you are doing. I just do it manually.My exported file is

    Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Win dows\WindowsUpdate]
    "DisableOSUpgrade "=dword:00000001
    David

    Just because you don't know where you are going doesn't mean any road will get you there.

  6. #6
    Super Moderator BATcher's Avatar
    Join Date
    Feb 2008
    Location
    A cultural area in SW England
    Posts
    3,507
    Thanks
    34
    Thanked 206 Times in 185 Posts
    Beware the unexpected blank character which gets inserted into long strings of characters by this forum software!
    "Win dows\" should, not surprisingly, be "Windows\"
    BATcher

    milliHelen
    (unit): that quantity of female facial beauty sufficient to launch a single ship

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to BATcher For This Useful Post:

    satrow (2015-10-21)

  8. #7
    Silver Lounger RolandJS's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    Austin metro area TX USA
    Posts
    1,896
    Thanks
    111
    Thanked 144 Times in 141 Posts
    wavy, your most recent post -- is exactly the format I want, thanks!
    "Take care of thy backups and thy restores shall take care of thee." Ben Franklin revisited.
    http://collegecafe.fr.yuku.com/forum...-Technologies/

  9. #8
    Gold Lounger wavy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2009
    Location
    ny
    Posts
    2,525
    Thanks
    266
    Thanked 164 Times in 153 Posts
    Quote Originally Posted by RolandJS View Post
    wavy, your most recent post -- is exactly the format I want, thanks!
    You are welcome Roland
    David

    Just because you don't know where you are going doesn't mean any road will get you there.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •