Turn off Windows notification

I have downloaded Windows 10 but still get notifications to download it. How do I stop the notifications?


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  • Press WinKey + r
  • Type services.msc
  • Locate and stop Windows Update then Background Intelligent Transfer Service
  • Go to C:\Windows and delete the SoftwareDistribution folder
  • Restart Windows Update service

To stop Windows 10 download notification, do one of the following
1. Go to customize (small arrow) in the left corner, it will open notification area icons> locate GWX (Get Windows 10) to select Hide icon and notifications.
2. Go to Control Panel > Programs >View installed update > Search KB3035583 in search tab > Click uninstall
Hope it will help you

Just right click near the time/date in the Taskbar system tray and pick Customize Notification icons. Then look for the GWX entry and change it to Hide icon and notifications.

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