Windows 10 Insider - Pause Windows updates

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In this video we demonstrate how you can pause windows updates if you need to. Maybe you have month end happening in Finance and don't want any interruptions or if you have something else on, you can pause it for 7 days (default).

Video Steps

1. Open Settings

Click on start and then click the cog wheel to open settings.

2. Navigate to Update & Security

Click on Update & Security.

3. Pause updates

In the middle of the window is a button that says "Pause updates for 7 days". click on this and accept it, your windows updates won't run for that period.
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