To give a complete operating system in the first year after the introduction, is a nice touch. Little enthusiasm pushes Microsoft trying to bring the system now forced on numerous devices.
It should users have a little easier when upgrading to Windows 10 over an update-preparation tool. The also called GWX program (Update designation KB3035583) appears in Windows 7 and 8.1 in the system tray (next to the time display) and allows you to book Windows 10th The widespread opinion that only those who reserved, loads Windows 10 without also. This assumption is false: Even without asking dubbed Windows 10 currently en masses on PCs, notebook and tablets. For several reasons the provider encounters so on criticism.
This happens in the background
Regardless of whether you want to have Windows 10 or not, the program invites GWX precaution download the installation files for Windows 10 device. It is sufficient that the GWX tool is installed so that it comes to dubbing. Had this update earlier still optional status, it counts Microsoft now on recommended updates. Who has set the automatic update installation will receive the update without fault of their own. Visible are the upgrade data from Windows 10 using the Windows folder $. ~ BT on the C partition. The memory consumption is 6 gigabytes – not insignificant. An Internet user reported incidentally, even without the GWX- / KB3035583 update exist with him said bulky folder.According to Windows Update history probably automatically in the background running Exchange on Windows tenth but is unable. Normally, it takes at least not for the automatic installation of Windows 10!
Disadvantages outweigh most
Who wants anyway to upgrade to Windows 10, you can start right away with the upgrade and probably most annoyed about Microsoft’s tutelage. All other should also be angry about the space consumption: While hard disks offer a lush capacity, but not cheaper SIDS. In particular tablets with little memory is available after forced download little capacity. This restricts the work, preventing prolonged films per camera app – just multimedia files require many gigabytes. In addition, it comes with mobile devices to unwanted traffic. The is limited: Requires you to be continent UMTS or LTE provider throttles the surf pace until end of the month to a few kilo bits per second. For a payment to the providers to buy if necessary add further surfing volume.
Protection against gigabyte heavy
There are several ways to evade the controversial Download. An obvious: to switch off the automatic update feature of Windows 7, or 8.1. To do this, press the Windows key and R tap, wrapped, confirm with OK and select the top left to change settings. For maximum control set under Critical Updates and then Check for updates, but let me choose whether to download and install manually a. Clicking OK accepts the new behavior. The operating system informs the future via Tray Icon of available updates;which one refers, is individually adjustable. Who wants to continue to rely on the automatic installation of Windows, excluded from only the GWX tool: You call this first means wrapped command, as described, the Windows Update dialog. After clicking on the link X important updates are available, look for the issue date; by right-clicking on it and with Hide update you spared before installing. Is it for deselecting already too late? In the case initially falls to uninstall. The take before in another window: Press the Windows key and R, then app wiz.cpl enter. After clicking OK you choose in the top left of installed updates. Now search either manually or via the search bar after the update KB3035583.A double click initiates its removal. Look to see if then still the folder C: there \ $ Windows ~ BT.. To check the Windows key and E key and double-click the entry for the C partition. Since the folder is hidden, hidden files are optionally display. 7 and 8.1 Uniform procedure under Windows: The Windows key and R Press control folders enter to the register view change and Show hidden files, folders and drives enable, then save via Apply, OK. Delete the folder said $ Windows. ~ BT!
Also possible: Simple switch
Microsoft makes with its update policy certainly hardly friends. Undoubtedly, the provider wants to promote the new strategy, the rapid spread of Windows 8.1’s successor. The goal is ambitious, after all: In 2016, the new software will run on 500 million devices worldwide. Even if you see the tutelage forced update download: Maybe you like Windows 10 anyway. Anyone toying with a move, the offer could perceive and did not even have to make the time-consuming dubbing itself. This is after all already done. The change to take those interested on demand from the mentioned GWX update the bottom right of the screen in front.