Disable/Remove Telemetry and Tracking Service

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  1. abbodi1406

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  3. usermydigitallyfe

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    Where to find this ?
     
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  6. gmaslin

    gmaslin MDL Novice

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    Just a confirmation request, will the telemetry script above allow my Windows 7 Security Updates to proceed normally? They've been failing for about a month now.
     
  7. abbodi1406

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    It doesn't not affect update servicing (or fix it)
     
  8. KaranoKyoukai

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    #249 KaranoKyoukai, Feb 15, 2020
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    Doesn't the "July 9, 2019—KB4507456 (Security-only update)" and "September 10, 2019—KB4516033 (Security-only update)" include telemetry in them? How do you guys bypass that since security-only updates are not cumulative and each security-only updates are needed?
     
  9. abbodi1406

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    Install them and disable telemetry

    or just skip them, most fixed components are replaced in the following security-only update
    so it's partial or minimum risk
     
  10. KaranoKyoukai

    KaranoKyoukai MDL Novice

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    How do I do that? By running W10Tel.cmd?


    Skip them? But from what I understand, if you do that you are unable to install subsequent updates since security-only updates are not cumulative? So for example, if you don't install the setember 2019 update, you won't be abl;e to install the october 2019 or november 2019 updates, or am I wrong?
     
  11. abbodi1406

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    Yes
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    why won't you be able? they are separate updates
     
  12. KaranoKyoukai

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    Can you disable telemetry even with rollups? Or only with security-only updates?
     
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  14. abbodi1406

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    @KaranoKyoukai

    this thread and W10Tel.cmd is ment for rollups
    and it also apply to security-only updates with telemetry

    @Walcott
    W10Tel.cmd is enough for Win 7/8.1, no need for aggressive blocking
    besides, Win 7/8.1 will not send any telemetry if CEIP is off
     
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    #256 dnt282020, Feb 24, 2020 at 13:31
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