Windows 8 and 8.1 Forums


Why can't I change automatic updates settings in windows 8

  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    Windows 8 pro

    Why can't I change automatic updates settings in windows 8


    I have a problem with my Windows 8 OS. I purchased dell inspiron 15r special edition. It had a preloaded windows 8. I made a clean install of my pro edition. I have a problem, I am unable to change automatic updates settings in windows 8. I have a local account type. Also my account is in administrators group. Moreover automatic updates are also causing problems so I wanted to change this settings. After selecting my option regarding how the updates should be done(ie. whether manually or auto), When I click on OK button nothing seems to happens.
    Why can't I change automatic update settings despite being the admin?
    Thanks,
    P

    SOLUTION:
    Go here for solution: Can't create user accounts despite being admin!
    Last edited by predat0r; 11 Jun 2013 at 17:43. Reason: Solved

      My System SpecsSystem Spec

Why can't I change automatic updates settings in windows 8
Related Threads
How to Turn On or Off Automatic App Updates in Windows Phone 8.1 The people who create apps and games for Windows Phone are constantly making tweaks and improvements, fixing bugs, or adding new features. When a newer version of an app you've downloaded becomes available, the update will be...
How to Change "Automatic Maintenance" Settings in Windows 8 and 8.1 Windows depends on execution of inbox and third party maintenance activity for much of its value-add, including Windows Update, and automatic disk defragmentation, as well as antivirus updates and scans. Additionally,...
Set how Often Windows Media Player Automatically Checks for Updates Windows Media Player (WMP) is updated from time to time with new features and performance enhancements. You can let the Player check for updates automatically or you can check for updates manually. This tutorial will show...
How to Enable or Disable Automatic Download of App Updates in Store in Windows 8 and 8.1 This will show you how to enable or disable the automatic download of App updates from the Windows Store only your apps or all users' apps in Windows 8. Users will still be able to manually check for,...
Solved Windows Automatic Updates in Windows Updates & Activation
Greetings, How long does it usually take for Windows 8 to download and install new updates? When I had Windows 7 I chose the "Check for updates but let me choose whether to download them" option. When I purchased Windows 8 I decided to select Microsoft's "Recommended" option of Install...
Eight Forums Android App Eight Forums IOS App Follow us on Facebook