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Disable Windows Update Auto-Restart

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Prevent your system from automatically restarting after automatically installing Windows Updates.

Sets the registry key HKLM:Software\Policies\Microsoft\Windows\WindowsUpdate\AU\NoAutoRebootWithLoggedOnUsers to 1

Alternatively, group policy can be used to set this as well:
http://kevinjameshall.wordpress.com/2012/12/26/windows-8-updates-disable-auto-restart/

To install Disable Windows Update Auto-Restart, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install windowsupdate.disableautorestart

To upgrade Disable Windows Update Auto-Restart, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade windowsupdate.disableautorestart

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