Windows 8/Downloading Windows 8.1 definitions ONLY
Greetings! I am having great difficulty now with updating and downloading the Windows 8.1 definitions whereas I did not have any problems before Windows 10 came along. Now, every time I go to try to update the Windows 8.1 definitions ONLY, Windows 10 intrudes and always wants to download itself instead. I am not ready to download Windows 10 yet! I only want the latest Windows 8.1 update definitions. Why is this happening I wonder? Thank you very much for your help in this matter and I hope to find a solution to be able to update only 8.1 definitions.
Hello Tanner, thanks for your question!
I have googled for it and found the solution here: http://winsupersite.com/windows-10/how-stop-windows-10-upgrade-downloading-your-
Hope this helps!
However bear in mind, Unless you have a real, solid reason - i.e. something you rely on day to day does not work on Windows 10 for whatever reason and there is no alternative - you really should update.
(But of course make a backup before doing that)
I have updated 4 windows 8.1 devices (tablet, notebook, desktop PC and big notebook) and one Windows 7 device (my mum's laptop) and had no major issues whatsoever!
All the best!