Windows 10 Makes Automatic Updates Mandatory for Home Users

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I set my windows update to allow me to decide when to apply the updates, for instance, not immediately before field day or some contest I plan to join. Pro edition may allow more control - will see.
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Larry da Ponte

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Walt - KZ1F

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Or, that could be a beta requirement. It isn't a product yet.
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I'm sure there will be a way to stop automatic updates, either in the product or through some hack that would interrupt the process.  That will probably be one of the first things I do after upgrading. 
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I never get the Home Edition s anyway.
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Official Response
Windows 10 is still in beta and will not be officially released until July 29th.  You are getting operating system REPLACEMENTS, not updates. Until then all reported problems related to Windows 10 will be classified as "not a problem" as we do not support it yet nor is there any action FlexRadio is prepared to take to investigate or resolve until Windows 10 is a released operating system.
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MS making tool available to selectively hide or block updates for Windows 10: