Lightweight application which helps you enable or disable the Windows Automatic Update option, without putting a strain on the PC.
- Windows AutoUpdate Disable
- Version :3.0
- License :Freeware
- OS :Windows All
- Publisher :SecurityXploded Inc
Windows AutoUpdate Disable Description
Every month the guys from Microsoft release new updates for all currently active Windows operating systems, which is all fine and dandy, until you are working on something important and the computer keeps annoying you to restart the computer.
In moments like this, you might find Windows AutoUpdate Disable to be useful, as this is a software tool that was developed specifically to aid you in disabling the Windows Automatic Update option, with just a click of the button.
The upside of a portable app
This utility is portable, which means that you are no longer required to go through the installation process. Moreover, the Windows registry and Start menu/screen are not going to be updated with new entries, and no leftovers will remain on the HDD after its removal.
Another important aspect is that if you place the program files to an external data device, you make it possible to take Windows AutoUpdate Disable everywhere with you and use it on any computer you come in contact with.
The intuitive and minimal interface encompasses just a few buttons and a drop-down menu. As a consequence, all types of users can find their way around it, including those with little or no previous experience with the IT world.
Enable automatic download
It is possible to enable or disable the Windows Automatic Update with just a click of the button. Nonetheless, you should know that when the option is active, you can choose whether to automatically download and install updates or ask for permission.
Conclusion and performance
It does not burden the computer’s performance, as the amount of resources necessary is low at all times. You can run it alongside other apps, be they demanding of not, the interface is accessible to everybody, the response time is good and our tests did not register any errors or crashes.
Taking all of this into consideration, we can safely say Windows AutoUpdate Disable is a useful and simple piece of software. Nevertheless, its overall simplicity might ward off power users.