Why can’t I turn off Delivery Optimization?

Applies to: Windows 10

Beginning with the Windows 10 Anniversary Update, updates from Windows Update and Microsoft Store come through Delivery Optimization. If you want to receive updates from Microsoft without downloading them from other PCs on your local network, you can turn off downloads from and uploads to other PCs:

  • Select Start  > Settings  > Update & security  > Advanced options > Delivery Optimization.
  • Turn off the toggle under Allow downloads from other PCs.
    Turn off network sharing for Delivery Optimization