Leave Me Alone: Temporarily turn off Windows update restart nag in Windows XP/Vista

It’s quite annoying, when Windows Update starts pushing you to reboot, after the update is complete with options to “restart now” or “restart later”. If you choose Restart Later, it waits about 10 minutes and then pops this screen up again. There’re many tricks available to shut it off permanently, but then you won’t get automatic […]

It’s quite annoying, when Windows Update starts pushing you to reboot, after the update is complete with options to “restart now” or “restart later”. If you choose Restart Later, it waits about 10 minutes and then pops this screen up again. There’re many tricks available to shut it off permanently, but then you won’t get automatic updates.

Brad Isaac created a free tiny utility (24kb) called Leave Me Alone! When you run it and click the “Leave Me Alone” button it temporarily turns off the source of these restart messages. It is certain to boost your productivity when the WU Restart beast comes calling.

Download: Leave Me Alone!

Source:→ Download Squad