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Windows 10 - Re-boot. How to Stop.

neil poppleton

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If they're rebooting because Windows is installing updates then the only solution I found was to switch on the metered connection option in the network settings. This makes Windows think that you have a data limit so it won't download updates automatically.




Hi Rico, This only seems to work for wi fi network connection. Have you a found a way to adjust when not on a wi fi connection, thanks.

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I've only tried it on a wifi connection. It seems as though it's possible to do it an ethernet connection as well but it's a bit more complicated.


Here's a link to a step-by-step guide I found:




It looks fairly straightforward but it does involves editing the registry so make sure you know what you're doing before you attempt it.

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