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Windows 10 Update Switch v1.0.1.3 Portable


Windows 10 Update Switch is a simple tool that enables you to turn-off or turn-on Windows 10 updates. You can also use Switch10 to set certain connection types as metered. Windows 10 Update Switch disables and stops the Windows Update service and in doing so, disables Windows 10 Updates. Furthermore, Switch10 can enable Windows 10 updates again quickly when you need it. It will in this case enable and start the Windows Update service again for your computer to update as normal.


However, this is not a permanent solution. Windows 10 will in certain situations start the service back up automatically! The recommended solution is to set the connection type as metered. Carry on reading for more about metered connections.

If you have updated your operating system with the notorious Windows 10 Anniversary Update, then you probably noticed that you are forced to install all patches released by Microsoft. Windows 10 Update Switch Portable is a tool that can help you avert this nuisance, as it allows you to toggle Updates function on and off, according to your needs and preferences.

Considering that the tool is portable, the setup is a quick and painless process of decompressing the archive in the desired location on your drives. The program comes with a clean and simplistic interface that is unlikely to give you any troubles. Then again, let us not forget that the utility solely has one role, namely to let you toggle the updates on and off.

According to the developer, the app should not be considered a permanent solution to the Windows 10 updates issue. In fact, there have been cases when the service starts back up automatically. In case this happens, then you turn it off again from within the application.

It is worth mentioning that one method that can help you reduce the occurrences when the service starts automatically is to set the Internet connection on your system as metered. Since the updates are running in the background permanently, switching to a metered connection entails that the downloading and installation of updates are delayed.

A further noteworthy function of the tool is that it allows you to set other types of connections, others than WiFi, as metered whenever required. It goes without saying that you can toggle between the metered and non-metered settings just as effortlessly.


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