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How do I turn off and disable the "Automatic Update Service?"

I disable the service and also check the "disable" box. This is valid for Windows XP Home and Pro.

It is very important that if you decide to disable the Automatic Updates Service, you check the Windows Update site often to ensure the latest critical updates and security patches are installed.

Where do you find it?

After that, Disable and Stop the Automatic Updates Service.

It is very important that if you decide to disable the Automatic Updates Service, you check the Windows Update site often to ensure the latest critical updates and security patches are installed.

You can also check out my Windows XP Super Tweaks Page.