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Automatic App Updates Problem

  1. #1

    Posts : 275
    Windows 8.1 64 bit

    Automatic App Updates Problem

    I have the same problem in User accounts for my desktop PC and Laptop, both running Windows 8.1 x64. When checking on App updates i get the following screen:

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    Downloads are enabled over metered connections and the Desktop PC is hard wired to the router. The Apps update if you check manually and the auto update works from an Administrator account. I'm this shortcut for the time being Store "Check for Updates" Shortcut - Create in Windows 8

    Please advise how to solve this problem.

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  2. #2

    Posts : 21,859
    64-bit Windows 10

    Hello Steve,

    This would be a group policy. Using step 4 in OPTION TWO of the tutorial below should set this back to the default setting for you.

    Store - Enable or Disable Automatic Download of Updates in Windows 8
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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