Tag Archives: Windows Update

How to Stop the Window 10 April 2018 Update From Installing on Your Windows 10 PC

How to Stop the Window 10 April 2018 Update From Installing on Your Windows 10 PC Windows 10 April 2018 Update has been released and scheduled to be delivered via Windows Update beginning on Tuesday, May 8, 2018. However, those who have gone to Settings > Updates & security and clicked the “Check for updates”… Read More »

How to Check Windows Update History using Command Prompt

How to Check Windows Update History using Command Prompt (or Windows PowerShell) Windows updates are automatically installed and ensure that your Windows the system is up-to-date with the latest security patches, bug fixes and hotfixes. You can check your Windows Update history by going to Settings > Update & Security > Windows Update and clicking… Read More »

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer

Use Active Hours to Prevent Windows From Automatically Restarting Your Computer After Windows Updates This tip is for Windows 10 Creators Update and Windows 10 Fall Creators Update We received a couple emails from folks who leave their computers running all the time – and who are frustrated with Windows Updates automatically restarting their computer… Read More »

The Windows.old Folder: What is it? Why is it?

The Windows.old Folder: What is it? Why is it? Many of you are getting the Windows 10 Fall Creators Update. And every time Windows has a new major version update, we get questions about the Windows.old folder. The Windows.old folder is created when you upgrade from one version of Windows to another. It was introduced… Read More »