1

Having extreme difficulties getting Windows to stop auto-restarting my workstation after updates. I've lost so much work I don't even care anymore, I just want to disable the whole thing.

Unfortunately, I cannot permanently disable the Windows Update Service and I think it has to do with another service called Windows Update Medic Service. However, even as an admin I cannot manually stop or disable the service. What do I need to do?

protected by Ramhound Jan 17 at 0:58

Thank you for your interest in this question. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 reputation on this site (the association bonus does not count).

Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead?

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.