How to Prevent Windows 10 From Automatically Downloading Updates – metered connections
Posted by jpluimers on 2016/12/12
Prevent Automatic Downloading of Updates on a Specific Connection
When you set a connection as “metered,” Windows 10 won’t automatically download updates on it. Windows 10 will automatically set certain types of connections — cellular data connections, for example — as metered. However, you can set any connection like as a metered connection.
A friend is trying this as he’s on roaming data using a Mobile WiFi hotspot. Lets see if this works…