How to Disable Windows Update using GPO?

Posted by Muhammed Posted on Thursday, September 12, 2013

When you manage cooperate network, you may want to disable the windows update and domain users to restrict to access the update features. If you managing active directory integrated network, you can do it from your server or domain by following the below steps.

1. Open Group Policy Management and expand the Domain

2. Right click Default Domain Policy and select Edit

3. Navigate to Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\System\Internet Communication Management\Internet Communication settings

4. Then Enable Turn off access to all Windows Update features