Disable automatic updates the standard Windows Media Player application. To do this, access the main system menu by pressing the "start" button, and navigate to the Run dialog. Type regedit in the Open box, and confirm the utility of the registry editor by clicking the OK button. Expand the branch HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESoftwarePoliciesmicrosoftwindowswindowsmediaplayerи create a new value of type REG_DWORD with the name DisableAutoUpdate. Set the key value to 1 and save the changes.
Adobe Reader does not disable automatic updates in the settings menu, so in order to get rid of frequent updates will need to perform this procedure manually. When the label updates of the programsyou cancel it and start Adobe Reader. Open menu "help" the service window panel, programss and select "Check for updates". Wait for the check and open the link "Settings" popup window. Uncheck the line "Automatically check for Adobe updates" and "Adobe Reader" under "Choose application to update". Confirm saving the changes by pressing the OK button.
Windows Update in Windows version 7 is responsible for the automatic updating system. If necessary, this feature can also be disabled. To do this, return to the main menu "start" and click "control Panel". Expand the "security Center" and select "Automatic update". Apply a check mark in the line "Disable auto update" dialog box and save changes by clicking OK. Please note that system updates affect system performance and may contain correct errors, so disabling this feature can not be recommended.
Advice 2: How to cancel updates for the program
Operating system updates are a good opportunity to upgrade the currently installed programs free, to increase the security of the system and to stabilize its work. So say the developers of one of the most commonly used operating systems on earth.
But there are times when to enable the system to communicate with servers is not appropriate. To fully undo the update Windows go to "start menu". Click "control Panel". Further actions depend on the version of your Windows.
If you have Windows XP, in control panel select Automatic updates. Double-click on this tab and a new window will appear with options and settings updates. In this window you need to choose one of four positions: - automatically (the updates are always downloaded and installed automatically, without the user's help); - install updates automatically, but give the user a choice of installation time; - notify the user but don't download and install updates automatically; - disable fully automatic updates system.
In order for your system was not updated, i.e. to disable updates, select the last item. Continue your operating system will not automatically receive updates until, until you change these settings. In the "control Panel" in Windows Vista and newer versions you need to choose a special item "Windows update". In the next window you will be available to some teams. Select "customize settings".
A new window will open, where you can select the update mode of the system from the list (similar to the list in Windows XP). It is also possible to cancel or set the ability to download recommended but not mandatory updates. To disable automatic updates in the list select "never check for updates". Clicking "OK" you confirm your choice.