How do I disable Windows 11 automatic updates?

Asked 15-Jan-2022
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To turn off Windows 11 updates in Service Manager, do the following:

  1. To launch the Run dialogue, press Win + R.
  2. To open the Service Manager, type services.MSC and click OK.
  3. Locate the Windows Update service in the Services pane.
  4. Select Properties from the context menu when you right-click on the service.
  5. Select Disabled from the Startup type drop-down menu.
  6. To save the changes, click OK and Apply. To finish the adjustments, restart your computer, and Windows 11 should no longer auto-update.

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