How to turn off the ApexSQL auto-updater

Applies to
All ApexSQL products

Summary
This article shows how to disable the auto-update option

Description

To turn off the auto-update feature (enabled by default), do the following:

For Standalone applications

  1. Start the application

  2. Click on the “Resources” tab in the main ribbon

  3. Click on the “Get updates”

  4. Click on the “Options”

  5. In the Options dialog, uncheck the “Automatically check for updates on application startup” checkbox and click “Save”

For ApexSQL Add-ins:

  1. Start SQL Server Management Studio / Visual Studio

  2. In the SQL Server Management Studio / Visual Studio main ribbon, navigate to ApexSQL -> ApexSQL Add-in -> Resources -> Get updates

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  3. Click on the “Options”

  4. In the Options dialog, uncheck the “Automatically check for updates on application startup” checkbox and click “Save”

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