Stop automatic updates from updating microsoft office

this ones more of a quick reference for those that have had some trouble finding the solution. a couple notes, this only applies to windows 7 and be aware of the pitfalls of out-dated software. That is all. enjoy.

The Problem: Microsoft Update wants to update Microsoft Office and I dont want to see the option for this come up again.

The Solution: using Windows 7 go to Windows Update and click on Change settings, there you will see options one of which is: Give me updates for Microsoft products and check for new optional Microsoft software when I update Windows, uncheck this box.

Optional Microsoft Software

Disable updates for other Microsoft products.

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