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How to Stop Windows 11 System Updates

 How to Stop Windows 11 System Updates

As we know, Windows 11 by default automatically checks for and installs updates. If these updates arrive at inconvenient times, you can turn them off. Windows 11 allows you to pause automatic updates for a week like with Turn off Windows 10 system updates. Let's see how to do this.

How to stop Windows 11 system updates

Go to Settings by right-clicking on the Start icon, then selecting Settings "Settings from the menu that appears. Otherwise, press Windows keyboard shortcut + i to enter settings directly.

When you open Settings, select Windows Update section "Windows Update" in the sidebar.

On the Windows Update Settings page, go to the More options section, and then click the "Pause for 1 week" week off button.

Immediately after that, you will see Updates stopped until [date] "Updates paused until [date]", where [date] is the end of the week and the resumption of automatic updates. However, if you change your mind a week ago, you can resume updates. Here's how below.

How to resume automatic updates in Windows 11

Of course, anytime before this week you can easily resume updates. This is something you should do if you notice a system error or something like that, and also if you hear about a feature in the new update and want to get it.

Open Settings using the Windows + i keyboard shortcut, then select a Windows Update "Windows Update" section again in the sidebar. At the top of the window, click the Resume Updates "Resume Updates" button.

Après avoir cliqué sur le bouton Reprendre les mises à jour, Windows recherchera toute nouvelle mise à jour, et s'il s'agit d'une mise à jour, un bouton vous sera présenté Télécharger maintenant "Download now Ou Installer maintenant "Install Now Ou Redémarrer maintenant "Restart Now», selon le type de mise à jour disponible et si elle a été précédemment téléchargée ou non