Computer still updating
But you can block Windows Update from installing driver updates, if you like.Early versions of the Creators Update included an easy graphical option to change this setting on Windows 10 Professional, but Microsoft decided to remove it.Click the "Automatic Updates" tab located at the top of the window that appears, and click the option that reads "Turn off Automatic Updates." Click the "OK" button located in the bottom-right corner of the window.This article was written by the It Still Works team, copy edited and fact checked through a multi-point auditing system, in efforts to ensure our readers only receive the best information.(If you have Pro or Enterprise, though, we recommend using the Group Policy Editor, as described later in this article.) This should prevent Windows 10 Home from installing driver updates, but Microsoft could change this behavior at any time and ignore this setting on Windows 10 Home.Microsoft added this hidden option in the Anniversary Update.When I open the Resource Monitor in safe mode those folders and files are not accessed therefore I can confirm that the disk problem is due to Windows Update malfunctioning.
You can also do it this way if you have Windows Pro or Enterprise, but just feel more comfortable working in the Registry as opposed to Group Policy Editor.In most cases, by default, your Windows operating system automatically checks for any available updates.If your computer runs slowly during start-up, turning automatic updates off is a good way to save time while your computer is booting up.I've tried deleting Software Distribution's content too and nothing.My Download folder in Software Distrubition weight GB's so maybe it's doing something. The solution in my case was not removing Download nor Software Distribution.