[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
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[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet

In Windows 10 by default it turns your computer into a server for distributing updates to other machines automatically which may consume much of your internet. Previously we had given a solution to stop a service svchost.exe which consumes internet on windows 7,8,8.1 but here is another solution for windows 10 also and you should also disable svchost.exe which consumes internet.

[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet

How to disable these updates in Windows 10

First, open the Start Menu and select Settings, then click Updates & Security.
[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
Make sure Windows Update is selected in the left-hand navigation pane (it’s the default when you open Updates & Security) and then click Advanced Options in the main pane.
[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
You will see a lot of options and checkboxes. you can use any of them if you’d like, but for today’s task, you’ll want to click on Choose how updates are delivered or you can defer update to stop updates or you can go forward to select how updates are installed on your PC.
[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
Now you’re on the page with the options that legislate how Windows 10 handles P2P updates. By default, Windows 10 will both send and receive updates from devices on your network and the Internet at large. You can also switch it to off.
[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
Using the options on this page, you can opt to only allow P2P updates among machines on your local network, or disable them completely and rely on Microsoft’s servers alone. Hope this might help you. and don’t forget to stop svchost.exe which consumes internet in order to avoid any risk. Have a nice day!

Set your connection to Metered Connection

If the above method does not work for you then try this

>>> Go to start and on run write “regedit” and press enter

>>> Now go to HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESYSTEMCurrentControlSetservicesBITS
  locate Start registry key

>>> Delete all the files available in BITS section.
[FIX] How to Stop Windows 10 from using Internet
After deleting all files in BITS section, the window will look like this.
>>> That’s it. Now close the window and enjoy!

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  1. Hawkelite786

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  2. Unknown

    How can i stop it

  3. Unknown

    still dont work to me :/

  4. Unknown

    still dont work to me :/

  5. xayro

    In services.msc find windows update and turn it off and than find Background Intelligent Transfer Service and turn it off too.
    I try it on 1 restart and works for now.

  6. Unknown

    Thanks….. technogeekzone… it's works for me!!!!

  7. Unknown

    Thanks much. A perfect answer. It solved my problem.

  8. Unknown

    Thanks for technogeekzone, this is real work in me.

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