How to restrict the bandwidth for Windows Update on Windows 10

Windows 10 update provides you with more power over downloads and uploads of Windows update. You can now configure a download speed restriction to ensure that Windows Update with its background updates does not block your internet connection. The Settings app also allows you more power about background uploads from Windows Update and keeps a ... Read more

How to Check Windows 10 Update History Using PowerShell

Windows PowerShell Update history

All of the Windows 10 users are familiar with its feature of automatic update. Automatic update installs an update or a security patch as soon as it finds any of your applications or features getting obsolete. This feature also saves you from all kinds of security threats. The user can turn this feature on or ... Read more

Postpone installation of updates longer than 4 hours on Windows 7 and 8

When there are new updates available for your installation of Windows 7 or 8, it prompts you with a Window asking you to either restart the computer or to postpone the installation for 10 minutes, one hour or four hours. Either option may not be the best sometimes, so why not postpone it by a ... Read more

Google Chrome browser alternative: SRWare Iron

Many people may dislike Google Chrome products for some annoyances, such as the Google Updater installed alongside Chrome or the communications between Chrome and Google. Therefore, SRWare has developed an own fork of the popular browser which is built from the open-sourced Chromium code and is a near perfect copy of chrome, except that it ... Read more

Disable Updates on Shutdown in Windows

To disable Windows from installing updates when you were about to shut down your computer and have some tea there are two options available in your Local Group Policy Editor. Access it by entering gpedit.msc into a Run... prompt. On the left side you will have a large directory listing where you have to browse ... Read more