How To Stop Windows From Updating Drivers In Windows 10 Fall Creator Updates

There are lots of cases where we find the drivers manufactured by the manufacturers are way better than the drivers released via windows update. The real problem is that windows does automatically update the drivers. Here is the tip to prevent this:

  • Open Control Panel
  • System & Security
  • System
  • Advanced system settings
  • Hardware tab
  • Device installation settings
  • Select No
  • Save changes

 

 

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Windows 10 Insider Preview Build #16288 For Slow Ring

Microsoft released Windows 10 for PCs build 16288.1 to the Slow ring. As we are approaching towards RTM of Windows 10 Fall Creators Update so a number of issues have been fixed in this Preview Build but no new features were added.

Closing Laptop Lid – System Shuts down

Problem:

I am using Lenovo ThinkPad x260. It is attached to an external monitor. Whenever I close the lid of my laptop the system shuts down and I can’t get any display on my external monitor. I am using Windows 10 Professional.

Resolution:

In Start Search type powercfg.cpl and press Enter. This will open the Power Options applet of the Control Panel.

Click ‘Choose what closing the lid does’ link from the left side panel

From the drop down option select Do nothing, if you want to keep your laptop running even with the lid closed.

Can’t Select, Copy or Paste in Edge

Problem:

The user cannot select text, copy or paste in Microsoft Edge. But he can do the same in other browsers.

Resolution:

1st Method:

Close all the opened webpages in Edge and restart Edge.

2nd Method:

Reboot your system and recheck the issue.

3rd Method:

Create a new user and test the problem.

4th Method:

Reset Edge. See:

How To Reset Microsoft Edge