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Disable Java Updates using the Registry

If you have a certain application that uses Java and you want to disable it from updating then change the following registry keys to 0.

HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy

Then change NotifyInstall, NotifyDownload, EnableJavaUpdate to the value of 0.