How to turn Automatic App Updates Off Or On In Windows 8.1?

Last Update date : 2014.11.27

Automatic App Updates

Microsoft has added the ability to turn automatic app updates off or on in Windows 8.1. To turn app updates off or on, follow the steps below.

Turning Automatic Apps Updates Off/On

1. Go to the Microsoft App Store.


2. In the App Store, press the Windows key + C key to open the Charms menu.

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3. Click on Settings in the Charms menu.


4. Click on App updates.


5. Move the slider under Automatically update my apps, to Yes or No.






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