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Old 09-14-2007, 09:02 AM   #3
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According to Windows Secrets newsletter

http://windowssecrets.com/

(useful and free!)

Microsoft has recently begun patching files on XP and Vista computers without the users' knowledge or consent, and even if "automatic updates" is turned off (or set to download and ask -- download yes, ask no). AND is not publishing anything about their doing it.
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"Normal use of Windows Update, in other words, is blocked until this update is installed."
Sounds like a great way to stop those automatic updates completely.

   
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