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    Newer version GWX Control Panel

    GWX Control Panel is at version 1.7.4.0 now.

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    GWX Control Panel - download link at author's site.

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    Steve Gibson (Gibson Research) has also released a utility, if you are interested.
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    GWX Control Panel Updated again to 1.7.4.1

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    Quote Originally Posted by gsmith-plm View Post
    Steve Gibson (Gibson Research) has also released a utility, if you are interested.
    Very good! I will note that Steve does the one thing the GWX panel creator did not do: Steve explains just what it is his s/w does, easier to do because it does less unneeded monkeying around. He confirms the reg edits work!
    When Never10 disables automatic OS upgrading, the following actions are taken:
    Under the Gwx key, which will be created if it doesn't yet exist, the 32-bit DWORD value “DisableGwx” is created and set to 1.
    Under the WindowsUpdate key, the 32-bit DWORD value “DisableOSUpgrade” is created and set to 1.
    https://www.grc.com/never10/details.htm

    FYI I use just the former and repeatedly hide kb3035583. It is informative to see how anxious MS is to push WX

    Down Load Page https://www.grc.com/never10.htm

    Lots of good reads @ this site on other pages as well!
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    Going back many years, I've been a real Steve Gibson fan. The first expensive piece of software that I ever bought was Spinrite. I use it very little now-a-days, but his little utilities get used on every new Windows Install.

    The names of Steve's utilities reflect his great sense of humor. Like: The Decombobulator, or Mouse Trap, Socketlock, etc.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DrWho View Post
    Going back many years, I've been a real Steve Gibson fan. The first expensive piece of software that I ever bought was Spinrite.
    You're right! I remember now that Steve Gibson was the author of Spinrite!

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