Mels Computer Tips – How to hide the Windows 10 Upgrade Notification

‘How to stop the annoying Windows 10 Upgrade notification’

Are you wanting to stick with your current Windows operating system, keep getting asked to upgrade by annoying pop ups? Microsoft are really trying to push its new Windows 10 however there are many reasons to not upgrade.  Follow my answer below on how to Stop Windows 10 Update Notifcation

Answer: “Probably the easiest method of managing the GWX (Get Windows 10) notification is to hide it, which you can do by right-clicking in the system tray near the clock, and selecting Customize notification icons. In the resulting screen, find GWX and change the Behaviors setting to Hide icon and notification.”


More details on the notification windows can be found

Microsoft are often updating the way they are advertising Windows 10.  If you find you are still getting alerts do get in touch and we can remotely login and stop the notifications with more powerful solutions.


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