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    Exclamation Disable Windows 10 Upgrade

    Had to use my Win 8.1 backup to restore Windows 8.1 after Windows 10 Upgrade. Now I can't get Win 8 Updates as Update id hung with "Your Upgrade to Windows 10 is Ready" message. Also I keep getting the White box that says it will update soon. I have deleted the Windows 10 files in Windows.~NT so it can't run and followed Woody's notes to fix this problem, but nothing works. Anyone with any ideas?

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    Thx BATcher! The URLs you provided are old and no longer work. The good news is that there are two new ones:

    http://ultimateoutsider.com/downloads/

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

    and they work well. Didn't take the whole half hour tho...Thx again for the fix!

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    Thx BATcher! The URLs you provided are old and no longer work.
    Actually, the links @Batcher provided are current, and do work...just tested them.

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    As an added measure, uninstall and then hide any of these updates that you may have.

    http://www.majorgeeks.com/news/story...0_upgrade.html

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    Just an aside, but it is not a good idea to use a legitimate email address as a user ID. You're inviting lots of SPAM.
    Create a fresh drive image before making system changes, in case you need to start over!

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