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Restrict Access to Pause Updates Feature in Windows 10

Restrict Access to Pause Updates Feature in Windows 10

Starting with Windows 10 build 14997, Windows 10 allows you to pause updates. A special option was added to the Windows Update page of the Settings app. Once enabled, updates will be paused for 35 days. If you are a system administrator or have another reason to restrict access to this feature, you can use a new option starting with Windows 10 version 1809.

Windows 10 update size finally getting smaller with version 19H1

Windows 10 update size finally getting smaller with version 19H1

Last week, Microsoft announced what may come as a big relief to all Windows 10 users - a big reduction in the size of updates delivered for the OS. Customers have long been complaining about this issue since Windows 10 debuted in 2015 and it looks like Microsoft is finally beginning to get the message.

Diagnose Windows 10 Upgrade Issues with SetupDiag

Diagnose Windows 10 Upgrade Issues with SetupDiag

The new super fast cadence of modern Windows versions and short life cycle has forced users to perform full OS upgrades twice a year. For example, the most recent stable Windows 10 release as of this writing is version 1803, "April 2018 Update". However, we are already expecting version 1809 at the end of this year. To help users perform upgrades smoothly, Microsoft has released a new diagnostic tool, SetupDiag.