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(Solved) - how to stop Windows 7 shutdown after update install

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  • Started 4 years ago by jayne9878
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jayne9878
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This was a great find; however, I can't seem to locate a similar place in the Registry Editor for Windows 7 to apply something like this. If anyone knows, please post. I am always in the middle of something important when Windows 7 decides to ninja-shutdown. Thanks.

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LH
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Hi Jayne. To which one are you referring ?

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jayne9878
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Home Premium 64-bit

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LH
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Cannot check the registries of either of those at the moment.
Maybe this will help you out for the moment,
http://code.google.com/p/shutdownguard/

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DarrellRaines
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Change your Automatic updates to install only at times you want such as at 5:00 AM in the morning would seem the best solution. You can also tell it not to install updates automatically and require you to click on the update icon.

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jayne9878
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My settings were set to not install automatically when I made this post. I downloaded Shutdownguard and turned my settings back to install automatically. I hope this works. Thank you for the info!

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