I want to pick and choose my updates - how do I do this?


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Just upgraded to Win11 Home 64-bit, and am hung up on the updates function.

Looks like I can either pause updates (max 5 weeks), or allow updates. If I allow updates, Windows performs the updates without my permission. I hate this.

There is more than one reason why I want to pick and choose my updates, not the least of which is Microsoft's history with involuntary OS upgrades, etc.

How do I get back to choosing which updates I want and which ones I don't?
 
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Sledgehammer (the first link) comes with the Windows Update Mini Tool, but it's an outdated version. Grab the newest version, and replace.
 

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