Windows 11 automatically checks for updates and, if available, starts downloading and installing them on a PC or laptop. For many users, it is now easier to postpone the download of updates for a while so that they do not interfere with the work, gameplay or downloading other files from the Internet.
Steps to Pause or Stop Updates in Windows 11
- Press Win + i to open options.
- Select Windows Update .
- On the right, click on “Pause for 1 week “.
If after a couple of days you have the opportunity to update, so as not to wait for the end of the week, then click on “Resume Updates”.