Microsoft bars the ability to block windows 10 uodates

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  1. DRTigerlilly

    DRTigerlilly Tablet Lead Mod (Retired) Super Moderator

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    JoeS I'm all ears Senior Member

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    This year just keeps getting better.. :rolleyes: Well, I hope they at least plan on doing slllooooooowwwww rollouts while keeping an eye on the cannon fodder, sorry I mean "tech enthusiasts".
     
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    So it can still be turned off.. they've just made it harder for the average user.

    Enthusiasts likely already knew how to do this
     
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    THIS IS ABSOLUTELY FUBAR - and I thought Apple was the king of the control freaks -
     
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    After the news that MS is closing their retail stores, the mention of "Microsoft Bars" sounds pretty good. Barman, pour me a Redmond Ale please. :p
     
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    I am so sick of Windows updates. I believe my Hades Canyon NUC is still on 1904 and I’m dreading a forced update that’ll do weird things since it has the Intel/Radeon RX Vega M oddity. Time to try Linux. All I do on Windows nowadays is gaming anyway, and Steam’s Proton compatibly layer (Wine-based) is about ready for prime time (Skyrim SE, Witcher 3, etc. work acceptably).

    So when I finish my current motorcycle tour in October I’m done with MS.
     
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    Good to hear from you Ted - motorcycle tour sounds like a blast - enjoy (and put Windows out of its misery).
     
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    Yessir, Dale, will do! ;)
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    Please tell me you used a Wacom pen to erase the license plate. Also, this looks freaking awesome, way to ride out the pandemic. :cool:
     
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