Uninstall Windows 10 GWX Update Notification

How to uninstall KB3035583

There are two steps to remove KB3035583 from your computer, the first step is described here for Windows 7 and here for Windows 8. and involves uninstalling an update. In this case make sure you remove the KB3035583 update and not accidently another one. After a few seconds the update is be removed and your computer doesn’t need to restart.

On some systems the file GWX.exe remains in /Windows/SysWOW64 or Windows/System32/GWX. To remove that file, you need to take ownership of the folder. Once you’ve taken ownership, you can delete the GWX.exe file.

In order to make sure Windows doesn’t install KB3035583 again with the next round of updates, uncheck “Give me recommended updates the same way I receive important updates”. This will make sure the update will be listed under the “Optional” updates and no longer automatically install.

If you want the update to disappear entirely, right-click the update and choose Hide Update in the contextual menu of the KB3035583 update. Now you should be be saved from the notifications, don’t forget to read our site to know when Windows 10 is ready to install.

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