Occasionally, Windows update notifications can open over your Carousel display on your Windows players. Follow these steps to disable the Windows update notification.
Download the registry key from the link below on to the Player
Double click on the file in its downloaded location (usually the Downloads folder) to import the key
A. You will be presented with a “Run Prompt” for the Reg Editor. Select “Run” and you may be asked to elevate to administrator privileges
B. A warning will appear about editing the registry that looks like this:
C. When the Registry Key has been added you will be presented with this message:
Reboot the Player
Automatic Windows Updates and notifications are now disabled on the Player.
Windows updates are still important. If you elect to apply this registry key all automatic updates and update notifications will be permanently turned off. Make sure to check for and install Windows Updates manually.
To check for windows updates manually, follow these steps:
Click on the Start Menu
Click “Updates and Security”
On Windows Updates click “Check for Updates” or “Retry” and if Windows updates are available they will be presented to you
Allow the system to download and install them and then restart the system if prompted.