How to avoid automatic windows reboots after updates

Sunday, July 1, 2012

Many a times it may be not be a pleasant experience when Windows 7 automatically reboots after installing updates without the user explicitly wanting to do it, to avoid automatic reboots after installing updates, change the following settings, the below steps apply to Windows 7 x64 version.

Under Control Panel -> System Security -> Windows Update, click Change Settings


Figure 1: Windows updates settings

Select one of the safer option below other than Install updates automatically (recommended setting) option.


Figure 2: Avoid automatic reboots after Windows updates

1 comment:

Anuj CCNA said...

Dear Sir,

Thanks a lot for the posting. Was trying to find a solution for this.

Anuj CCNA


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