Finally, Windows allowing pausing of the updates from the creators update
With windows 10, all updates are automatic and a normal PC whose settings are untouched or specially home version of the OS- The updates get automatically downloaded and in some cases, restarts are also automatic which led to losing of the users data.
As the time progressed, Microsoft understood that they need to do something with this as it was becoming a real pain for the users. So, there were some improvements with the November update and then with the Anniversary update(Introduction of Active hours etc.).
Now with the latest leaked update, Microsoft has reportedly changed some things- Now Windows updates can be paused for 35 days. This can be treated as a delay so that the people who want stability in the systems with the cumulative updates. However, security updates would continue to download.
The leaked build is enterprise edition of Windows, so the feature is expected to go live for both businesses and home users. The creator’s update would go to production in March and this feature is expected to come out with that.
Residing from Chandigarh India, Sumit is a Windows Insider MVP awarded for the first time in 2018. He is also an Independent advisor for Microsoft customers and helps voluntarily as well on the forums.