Windows Store - Notification of updates...

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  1. CrippsCorner

    CrippsCorner Well-Known Member

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    This maybe simple, but here's my issue anyway! With my iPhone I have it set so when there's updates available to my apps, it pops up with the little red circle to notify me they're there. I can then read the change log and manually update them myself.

    Is there a way to get it exactly like this on Windows 10? I seem to remember on Windows 8 you could only set it to manually search entirely (i.e. you won't get a notification that there's any waiting) or to let them install automatically, not knowing there have even been updates applied.
     
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    Just go to app settings and then switch off automatic update Capture.PNG
     
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    Cool, will it notify me when some updates are available to install though?
     
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    Okay, that's not what I want then :(

    If I turn if off, can I then manually search?
     
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    Once you open store, updates should show up but won't automatically install. However, if you don't open up the store, you won't see that you have updates.
     
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    Okay, maybe I'll just check in once a week or something then... thanks :)
     

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