What's New in version 1.6.1401:

  • NEW: Only one entity of O&O ShutUp10 can be started
  • FIX: Layout of descriptions when starting as a non-Administrator corrected
  • FIX: Description of the saved location for settings corrected
  • FIX: Written error in the French version corrected
  • Available in English, German, French, Italian and Russian

What's New in version 1.6.1400:


  • Deactivation required rebooting the computer

Microsoft Edge:

  • NEW: Deactivate form suggestions
  • NEW: Disable Cortana in Microsoft Edge
  • NEW: Disable search history display
  • FIX: Disable auto-completion of websites and searches

Lock screen:

  • NEW: Disable notifications on the lock screen


  • NEW: Disable contacts in the taskbar


  • NEW: Change log can be called up from the Help Menu
  • Diverse Bugfixes, u.a. Schreibfehler

What's New in version 1.6.1399:

  • Enhancements and adaptations for Windows 10 1803 Redstone 5 (Build 17763)


  • Command line parameter, to suppress error messages in read-only config files: /ignorereadonlycfg
  • Miscellaneous bug fixes, incl. typing errors
  • Available in English, German, French, Italian and Russian

What's New in version 1.6.1398:

  • NEW: Disable app access to documents (starting from Windows 10 Spring Creators Update 1803)
  • NEW: Disable app access to images (starting from Windows 10 Spring Creators Update 1803)
  • NEU: Disable app access to videos (starting from Windows 10 Spring Creators Update 1803)
  • NEW: Disable app access to the file system (starting from Windows 10 Spring Creators Update 1803)
  • FIX: Use of the factory settings sporadically stopped working
  • FIX: Incorrect display of the Windows 10 Edition when Enterprise is installed and licensed for Pro
  • User interface adapted
  • Bug Fixes: Various small bug fixes
  • Available in English, German, French, Italian and Russian

What's New in version 1.6.1397:

  • NEW: Blue-Gray color scheme for buttons as a result of many user requests, these can be enabled via a display menu
  • NEW: Disable automatic download and updating of maps
  • NEW: Disable unwanted network activity on the setting page for offline maps
  • NEW: Disable online activation for Key Management Service
  • NEW: Extension of settings for shutting off Cortana for Windows 10 Spring Creators Update 1803 (Build 17134)
  • NEW: Error notification when the configuration file canít be written
  • NEW: Version display in error dialogs
  • User interface adapted
  • Bug Fixes: Various small bug fixes
  • Available in English, German, French, Italian and Russian

What's New in version 1.4.1383:

  • ShutUp10 is now longer a ZIP that has to be unpacked, but just one single executable file that can be started without installation
  • Now supports high contrast mode
  • Small bug fixes

What's New in version 1.3.1359:

  • Tooltips explain the meaning of the icons for recommendation levels
  • The Info page now also displays the Windows 10 Version (Threshold 1, Threshold 2 and Redstone 1) to improve communication with our Support Team
  • Various bug fixes

Compatibility with Windows 10 Anniversary Update (Version 1607 Redstone 1):

  • Wi-Fi-Sense is no longer offered, so deactivating this function is now obsolete
  • Various group policies were changed according to their validity, which so far has had no impact on O&O ShutUp10
  • Cortana can no longer be deactivated over Windows settings: O&O ShutUp10 can still do this

Deactivation of OneDrive is no longer recommended with limitations, rather it is no longer recommended:

  • Some customers use OneDrive for data images so that a deactivation means they no longer have access to important functions
  • To avoid deactivating in error, we have updated the recommendation level to 'not recommended'

What's New in version 1.3.1356:

  • Deferring Upgrades no longer resets security updates
  • Advanced exception handling has been integrated:
    • Starting O&O ShutUp10 under the German Windows 10 Insider Build 14279 causes the German version of O&O ShutUp10 to crash
    • This also affects other applications from other manufacturers
    • Workaround: Start OOSU10.EXE over a command line using the parameter '/lang:en' to load the English version
  • Small bug fixes

What's New in version 1.3.1355:

  • Option to deactivate the Network Connectivity Status Indicator (NCSI)
  • Option to deactivate WiFi Sense for current and/or all users
  • SmartScreen Filter settings adapted and description corrected
  • Various grammatical errors in the english version corrected
  • Executable file modified
  • Small bug fixes

What's New in version 1.3.1354

  • Changes between two starts of O&O ShutUp10 (e.g. due to Windows Updates or manual changes) are recognized and displayed: users can choose whether to adopt or reverse these changes
  • Changes are stored in the Registry under HKCUSOFTWAREO&OO&O ShutUp101.3
  • All links are now converted to SSL
  • Subtle revamp of the UI
  • Small Bug fixes
  • Copyright extended to 2016

What's New in version 1.2.1353:

  • Italian as new language integrated (next to German, English, Russian and French)
  • Settings changed while loading an admin profile in user mode are now counted correctly
  • Settings can now be correctly exported in user mode
  • 'Skype' removed from the apps settings because it is not available as app

What's New in version 1.2.1352:

  • French language version integrated (next to German, English and Russian)
  • Broken switches corrected
  • Minor corrections

What's New in version 1.2.1351:

  • Russian language version integrated (next to English and German)
  • Modifying multiple settings over the action menu now takes into account the user's privileges
  • Display of settings for users with no administrative privileges is automatically deactivated
  • The GUI window size can now be freely adjusted
  • Multiple minor corrections

What's New in version 1.2.1350:

  • Some users experienced problems on their systems while loading the resources; this issue has been fixed with this version

What's New in version 1.2.1349:

  • Starting the application and defining settings now possible as a non-administrator
  • New settings for Windows Defender and Microsoft SpyNet
  • Importing settings now possible over a command line
  • Short instructions expanded
  • Applications is now a single executable file (was previously a ZIP directory)
  • Small improvements to the user interface

What's New in version 1.1.1348:

  • New Cortana settings added
  • A notice will be shown should creation of restore points be disabled
  • FIX: Minor bug fixes

What's New in version 1.1.1347:

  • Synchronization with Windows accounts is now possible
  • A Cortana setting was moved as a result of synchronization (Synchronization of language settings)
  • Graphic interface revised
  • FIX: Minor bug fixes

What's New in version 1.1.1346:

  • NEW: Import and Export of settings possible
  • NEW: Import possible via Scripting
  • NEW: Simultaneous scan of settings and their descriptions
  • NEW: Optically highlighting search results
  • FIX: 'Sensors for locating the system and its orientation' downgraded to somewhat recommended because activation of a Tablet's orientation is no longer recognized and might result in problems.
  • FIX: Minor bug fixes