Windows 7 Service Pack 1 now being pushed via autoupdate

If you’re running Windows 7 and have autoupdate enabled, Service Pack 1 is no longer a choice. SP1 will be installed automatically whether you want it or not. If you have a good reason to avoid SP1 (although I can’t think of one), your only option is to disable autoupdates.

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Jeff Rivett has worked with and written about computers since the early 1980s. His first computer was an Apple II+, built by his father and heavily customized. Jeff's writing appeared in Computist Magazine in the 1980s, and he created and sold a game utility (Ultimaker 2, reviewed in the December 1983 Washington Apple Pi Journal) to international markets during the same period. Proceeds from writing, software sales, and contract programming gigs paid his way through university, earning him a Bachelor of Science (Computer Science) degree at UWO. Jeff went on to work as a programmer, sysadmin, and manager in various industries. There's more on the About page, and on the Jeff Rivett Consulting site.

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