Change active hours: If Windows is restarting for updates when you're using your computer, you can adjust this setting to tell Windows when you're on your computer, to make sure that updates don't force-restart during that time.
Give me recommended updates the same way I receive important updates: This option gives Windows Update permission to treat patches that Microsoft "recommends" the same way as patches thought to be "critical" or "important," and download and install them as you've selected in the drop-down box.
Allow all users to install updates on this computer: Check this if you have other, non-administrator accounts on your computer that actually get used. However, even when unchecked, updates installed by an administrator will still get applied to those user accounts, they just won't be able to install them.
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Unfortunately, it’s a fact of life that immediately after the release of a major operating system update some things go wrong.
At the very least, make sure you choose an option where you're notified of new updates, even if you choose not to have them automatically download or install.
And on that thought..also do not recommend turning off automatic updating.
When that time period is over, Windows Update will be forced to install the newest updates before you can pause them again.
Defer upgrades: There are two deferred update options in Windows 10, letting you delay feature updates and/or quality updates.
If you have experienced any Windows 10 Fall Creators Update problems since downloading and installing the major update, then you've come to the right place, as we're constantly updating this article with fixes to the most common problems.
It's now been a while since Microsoft’s latest major update for Windows 10, the Fall Creators Update, was released for download, and while it brings a number of exciting new features, some people have been experiencing problems during and after installation of the software.
The huge amount of Windows PCs out there, and their different configurations, means problems and issues can – and do – arise.