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How to Block Windows 10 Upgrade Notifications in Earlier Versions of Windows

Monday, June 1st, 2015

If you’re content with Windows 7 or 8.1, and you don’t want a free upgrade to Windows 10, here’s how to stop the upgrade messages.

Windows 7 and 8.1 users who have started their system today may have noticed a new update notification in the operating system’s system tray area that allows them to reserve an upgrade to Microsoft’s upcoming operating system Windows 10. Microsoft Windows 10 will be offered as a free upgrade to systems running a genuine version of Windows 7 or Windows 8.1, and the update notification is part of Microsoft’s effort to notify users about the offer and get as many users as possible to upgrade to Windows 10.