The Hidden Windows 10 Seeding Setting
Tech Tip Tuesday
August 18th, 2015
You may or may not have already taken advantage of Microsoft’s Windows 10 free upgrade. If you have, you may not realize there is a default setting which allows your computer to send other people the updates. Now, this may not be a big deal to those with extremely fast internet speeds, people with fantastic internet security, or those with no bandwidth cap. If you don’t fit into all of those categories, then you may want to look into turning it off. Below we will go through the step by step process of how to get to the option, and what way to set it.
If you haven’t taken advantage of the Windows 10 free upgrade, everyone here at Compass Web strongly recommend making the switch. The free upgrade should show up as a small windows icon in the bottom right of your screen if you are running Windows 7 – 8.1.
Now lets get to how to change the setting on Windows 10 update sharing.