How to prevent itunes from updating
This could be considered the thermonuclear solution as it will prevent any i OS device you plug in to automatically launch and sync with i Tunes.
If you don’t want to be bothered ever again with i Tunes launching and syncing with your device on its own, this is the way to go. Step 2: In the Menu bar, go to i Tunes Preferences…Step 3: Click on the Devices tab.
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I have a scenario, where my employees are give i Pads and i Phones to help with their daily tasks.
It’s like the plot of a bad horror movie: You get rid of your apps, but no matter how many times you do it, your i Phone keeps downloading deleted apps. Your apps will reinstall when you connect your i Phone to i Tunes on a computer because your i Phone ends up syncing to an old version of your i Tunes library.
In this article, I’ll show you how to stop deleted apps from syncing on your i Phone.
Use the option in it to disable this behavior and prevent Windows 10 from auto-updating or auto-downloading Store apps: Once this is done, you can be rest assured that Windows 10 won't download huge app packages on its own.
Keep in mind that you have only deleted the local copy of the app.
Now we can move onto the next step in getting that deleted app to not sync.
From now on, every time you plug your i Phone in your computer via the USB cable, i Tunes will not open automatically.
Because this is a device-specific setting, you might want to repeat the steps for every device you don’t want to be synced automatically.