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Disabling Auto-Update on Chrome from `chrome://plugins`

On Google Chrome there's no GUI option (at least documented) to disable Auto Updates for the browser, if one needs to stop it they have to go through a process that involves disabling the update ...
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No Google folder under Administrative Templates via Group Policy editor - Adding GoogleUpdate.adm does nothing

I'm unable to complete "Step 2" : Step 2. Importing Google Update ADM template. Navigate to Local Computer Policy > Computer Configuration > Administrative Templates Right-click Administrative ...
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Google Update on windows uploading unusual amount of data

I have a network monitor tool which logs all network activity, today a program called Google Update downloaded 245.34MB and uploaded 1.19GB of data. The downloading seems like normal activity, but ...
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Googleupdate “user account control”

Out of the blue, now I'm getting the UAC dialog prompt for googleupdate.exe. I've had this program on my system for more than a year now, with not a problem. Perhaps there was a silent update or ...
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Which Google Updater is the one that i should allow to run?

My machine has 5 google updaters running: Service: Google Update Service (gupdate) Keeps your Google software up to date. If this service is disabled or stopped, your Google software will not be ...
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How to disable google updater, running in background as googleupdate.exe? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to stop the Google Update background tool? Hello, How to disable google updater, running in background as googleupdate.exe ? I tried Googling but none worked me ...
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Uninstalling Google Update

So, I installed Google Chrome a while back to test it, but I'm still too attached to Firefox to let go. Today I uninstalled Chrome, but I see Google Update spread all around my PC. There's a Firefox ...