Automatic updating windows 7
But if you -- like most people -- are using Windows 10 Home, you'll need to use workarounds to stave off Windows 10's aggressive automatic updates.
The most obvious -- albeit laborious -- solution is to install updates at times when it's convenient for you.
Microsoft's aggressive campaign to get customers to Windows 10 is raising some eyebrows, with scattered reports that some people's PCs are automatically upgrading from Windows 7 — without their explicit permission.
we are committed to making it easy for our Windows 7 and Windows 8.1 customers to upgrade to Windows 10.
At first, it was an optional update, but Microsoft has gradually gotten more insistent.