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    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 ]!
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    Code:
    Subkey: HKLM\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate
    DWORD value: DisableOSUpgrade = 1
    Is still working for me!
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    GWX Control Panel works best for me...

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

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    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?
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    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
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    Beware the unexpected blank character which gets inserted into long strings of characters by this forum software!
    "Win dows\" should, not surprisingly, be "Windows\"
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    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.
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    Quote Originally Posted by RolandJS View Post
    wavy, your most recent post -- is exactly the format I want, thanks!
    You are welcome Roland
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