How do i stop the windows auto downloads updates?

  diddi.ash 19:04 16 Mar 2004

How can i stop windows automatic download updates when i am on line? does anyone know, i am running on XP.

  Diodorus Siculus 19:08 16 Mar 2004

Right click on my computer

get properties

get auto update tab

untick the option there.

(I hope this is correct; I read it once but don't have XP so don't know for sure.)

  polish 19:11 16 Mar 2004

to diable auto updates goto control panel the system then click updates tab then uncheck updates

  diddi.ash 19:11 16 Mar 2004

I only have shortcut and general when i click in properties!

  TommyRed 19:15 16 Mar 2004

Follow instructions from 'polish'. HTH TR

  diddi.ash 19:19 16 Mar 2004

Thanks that worked - POLISH

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