19. Windows Store Promotions
Windows Store will automatically install promoted and unwanted applications, then advertise them in the start menu. Disables those downloads and remove promoted tiles from the start menu.
After every major windows update, verify these settings.
Applications installed from the Windows Store must be manually updated after this.
Disable Windows Store App Installs from GUI
⌘ + r › ms-windows-store://home › User Icon (⋮ if signed in) › Settings
Update apps automatically
Show products on tile
Disable silent app installs
Disable suggested apps
Set all applications listed here; this list changes over time as Microsoft
adds and removes applications. They should all be disabled (set to
See Tailored experiences to Disable Tailored experiences.