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How can you block the "recommended" Windows 10 upgrade for Windows 7 PCs?

02/03/2016 1270 views
Looks like Microsoft is REALLY wanting you to upgrade to Windows 10 by making it a recommended update for Windows 7 and Windows 8.1. What would be the best approach to keep that from happening? I have over 100 PC running Windows 7 that do NOT need Windows 10. Any ideas? ITNinja help is always appreciated.
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Have you tried the options listed here?
https://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/3080351

I've also used GwxControlPanel on standalone, non domain machines. http://ultimateoutsider.com/downloads/GwxControlPanelSetup.exe

Answered 02/03/2016 by: joncutler
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cheating method

boot into safe mode and rename c:\windows\system32\gwx\gwx.exe to something else
Answered 02/04/2016 by: SMal.tmcc
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Disable (or hide) KB3035583 patch. 
Answered 02/05/2016 by: Hrkljus
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