How to Delay Windows 10 Version 2004 Update – Block It From Installing

Windows 10 updates are the most awaited operating systems these years. Windows innovation, issue solving, and reporting speed is damn fast, sounds like a supersonic. Probably all operating system users desperately await the latest version of their selected operating system. On the other hand, if these updates started automatically installation than users hat that most. Automatic updates are a headache for most of the users. In Windows 10, you can’ turn off the automatic updates. But you can delay the update or block it from installing automatically.

The best solution is to plugin power into the Laptop and installs the update at night time. You can sleep peacefully and next day at work, you will use the latest version of Windows 10 without any pause. And, if you don’t want the update so that all your customized settings sustain for the rest of your device life, you can block it simple.

Windows 10 version 2004, known as ’20H1′, is the next feature update to Windows 10, which supersedes version 1909, ’19H2′. It includes the following changes:

What’s new in Windows 10 Version 2004 (20H1)

  • Fixed-function arcade/gaming rigs like cockpit/driving/flight/military simulators
  • Medical imaging devices that have custom panels (e.g. grayscale X-ray displays)
  • Dedicated video monitoring scenarios (e.g. Avid Pro)
  • Monitor panel testing and validation (e.g. in the factory)
  • Video walls

Delay Windows 10 version 2004 for installation:

The written steps are for delaying the Windows 10 for installation. It requires using the settings apps of Windows 10 to complete the task you have chosen.

  1. Open the Settings app and visit the Update & security -> Windows Update.
  2. On the right, click Advanced options.
  3. Now select the time duration of how long you want to defer the Windows version 2004 update. You have the option of setting it from 1 day to 365 days. After selecting you update will be stopped from installing for the select duration.

Delay Updates in Windows 10 Home:

The written steps show you to Delay the Windows 10 update installation using the Windows registry editor.

  • Open the Registry Editor app on your Windows Laptop or Desktop. You have to press the Win+R key to open the Windows Registry Editor.
    Enter the following search term “regedit” in the appeared dialog box.How to Delay Windows 10 Version 2004 Update
  • Allow the Windows Registry to run on your computer system.
  • One the Windows registry opens enter the location highlighted below.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\WindowsUpdate\UX\Settings

Delay Windows 10 Version 2004 Update

Now follow these steps.

  1. On the right, modify or create a new 32-Bit DWORD value BranchReadinessLevel.
    Note: Even if you are running 64-bit Windows you must still create a 32-bit DWORD value.
    Set its value data to 10 in decimal for Semi-Annual Channel (Targeted). To switch the update branch to Semi-Annual Channel, use a value data of 20 in decimal.
  2. Modify or create a new 32-bit DWORD value DeferFeatureUpdatesPeriodInDays. Set its value data in decimal to the number of days you want to defer feature updates for. The valid range is 0-365 in decimal.
  3. Modify or create a new 32-bit DWORD value DeferQualityUpdatesPeriodInDays and set its value data in decimal to to the number of days you want to defer quality updates for.
  4. Its time to Restart Windows 10 to check the additional changes.

That’s all from the Windows 10

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