How to disable Windows Update Notification in Windows 11?

Zafar Ahmad 40 Reputation points

The notification I am talking about is that appear in bottom right side of PC for about 5 seconds. This is the notification " Windows Updates are available. Required updates needs to be downloaded"

Windows 11
Windows 11
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  1. Wesley Li 6,360 Reputation points


    You can try configure the below windows update group policy to disable the notifications.

    Computer Configuration\Administrative Templates\Windows Components\Windows Update\Display options for update notifications

    1 – Turn off all notifications, excluding restart warnings

    2 – Turn off all notifications, including restart warnings

    Best regards,

    Wesley Li

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  1. Kapil Arya 7,856 Reputation points MVP

    Make sure you create a System Restore point before below steps.

    Open Registry Editor.

    Go to registry location:


    If you found Enabled in right pane, delete the registry DWORD.

    Let us know if this helps!

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