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As Windows 10 lands on 900m devices, Microsoft shows us the shape of clunk to come (again)

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Re: It's Now One Less

Set connection to metered will not work for a wired connection. And they broke the reg hack.

You can setup task scheduler to trigger when the update service starts and run a script that kills it again.

You can pause updates before you do something important. I do that before going to a convention so I don't have it deciding to install updates in the middle of an event.

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