Microsoft Automatic Update Alert

UPDATE: Please see the “Best Solution”.

There is a known issue by Microsoft with the release of .NET 4.7 that appears automatically in Windows Update.

They have introduced a bug into Pen-enabled machines:

I have replied to this topic on their site and will watch for Microsoft’s updates/releases to determine when users can install .NET 4.7

They are currently offering two workarounds: disable that update OR disabling the pen functionality. We don’t recommend the latter, so here are the instructions on how to hide the .NET 4.7 Update in Windows Update: