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Windows 7: stopping windows 10 upgrade install

18 Aug 2015   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

In windows update I uncheck the windows 10 upgrade then right click on it and chose hide update ... that's what I did. Hope this helped.

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19 Aug 2015   #12

Windows 7 Professional X64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by JAIPALIG View Post
In windows update I uncheck the windows 10 upgrade then right click on it and chose hide update ... that's what I did. Hope this helped.
Unfortunately, I can't get a list to uncheck "Window 10 Upgrade". Your post made me realize I had attempted to add an attachment as a .mht file. I have corrected that and made it a .pdf file and it is now viewable. What you see in the attachment is the only thing I have in "Windows Update". I've included it here as well.


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File Type: pdf Windows 10 pending install.pdf (11.1 KB, 4 views)
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19 Aug 2015   #13

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 bit

Sorry that didn't help ... how about taking your PC back a couple of restore points? Usually your computer makes a restore point before it installs important updates. You could at least check it out.
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