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    Blocking of Windows 10

    I refer to Susan Bradley's article on blocking Windows 10 upgrade in the last issue of Windows Secrets. I have Windows 8.1, 64 bit and I tried to follow Ms Bradley's instructions, however when opening "regedit" and expanded HKEY_Local_Machine as instructed, the last sub-folder was "Windows". I did not have sub-folder "WindowsUpdate", therefore I could not block Windows 10 upgrade.
    Any suggestions to resolve my problem will be greatly appreciated. Regards,

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    Use "GWX Control Panel" to disable the "Get Windows 10" nags and disable the auto-upgrade to Win10: http://ultimateoutsider.com/downloads/

    More information: http://blog.ultimateoutsider.com/201...ly-remove.html
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    +1 for GWX CP.

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    Blocking of Windows 10

    Quote Originally Posted by Coochin View Post
    Use "GWX Control Panel" to disable the "Get Windows 10" nags and disable the auto-upgrade to Win10: http://ultimateoutsider.com/downloads/

    More information: http://blog.ultimateoutsider.com/201...ly-remove.html
    Coochin,

    Many thanks for your recommendations. The GWX Control Panel appears to be working fine. Regards,
    stevenvas

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