How to disable the Windows Delivery Optimization service?

Discussion in 'Windows 10' started by Ultra Male, Jul 23, 2019.

  1. Ultra Male

    Ultra Male MDL Expert

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    Is there a command I can enter in NSudo as Trusted installer to disable it?
     
  2. abbodi1406

    abbodi1406 MDL KB0000001

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    Code:
    sc config DoSvc start= disabled
    sc config WaaSMedicSvc start= disabled
    paste that in the box and click run

    or from cli
    Code:
    NSudo -U:T -P:E cmd /k sc config DoSvc start= disabled ^&sc config WaaSMedicSvc start= disabled
     
  3. wavemaster76

    wavemaster76 MDL Member

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    What is the use of this service?
     
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  4. DukiSync

    DukiSync MDL Junior Member

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    "...This service is responsible for the distribution of Windows updates to other clients (in Internet or LAN).|When the providing of Windows updates it not required / desired,|this service can be disabled.||By implication: If you, for example, want to provide updates to other clients in your LAN, this service should not be disabled, of course..."
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  5. wavemaster76

    wavemaster76 MDL Member

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    Simply disabling in settings is enough for me.
     
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  6. endbase

    endbase MDL Guru

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    It also works with games from the store I believe like a p2p function
     
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