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I am trying to disable the Wireshark update check. I notice that whenever Wireshark (running on Windows 7) starts, it updates the registry setting 'HKEY_Users/Wireshark/WinSparkle Settings/CheckForUpdates' to 1.

What setting should I use to disable the update check?

I am running Version 2.2.2 (v2.2.2-0-g775fb08) on Windows 7

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asked 28 Jul '17, 11:48

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In Wireshark, go Edit -> Preferences -> Advanced. Write "update" into the Search field, and at the gui.update.enabled line below, double-click the TRUE to change it to FALSE.

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answered 28 Jul '17, 11:54

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