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Windows 7: Stop MiniTool Part Wizard Home Edition 8.1.1 asking to update.

15 Mar 2015   #1

W7 32 bit, Linux Mint Xfce 18 64 bit
Stop MiniTool Part Wizard Home Edition 8.1.1 asking to update.

How do I stop MiniTool Partition Wizard Home Edition 8.1.1 from asking to update? I don't want to update, I have my reasons. Every time I open the program it ask, A new version has been detected, do you want to download the new version I clicked on no but everytime I open it keeps asking that question, it is real annoying. If I can't done by disabling a file, how do I block this connection in windows firewall? Thank you for your help in advance.

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16 Mar 2015   #2

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit

Wondering the reasons ?
I removed it since I don't need it after a reinstall but I believe the preferences did have the option to not check for new versions
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12 Oct 2017   #3

windows 7 64
Block Mini tool from Checking for updates

enter the following into your router firewall for
outbound connections, block.
ports 79-81
No more nag screen to update Mini tool Partition Wizard.
Works for version 8.

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12 Oct 2017   #4
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit

Curious. I just now tried to download the latest version and I keep getting redirected to an ad to download their data recovery program.

Edit: Looks like MTPW's another one that has a website designer that is too incompetent ore too lazy to program their website for IE11. I was able to get the download to happen using Firefox. Idiots!
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