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Martin Brinkmann’s deep dive into removing telemetry in Win7 and 8.1Posted on February 11th, 2017 at 08:05 Comment on the AskWoody Lounge
- A thorough list of telemetry-inspired Win7 and 8.1 patches
- A list of dozens of Microsoft servers that only exist to snoop
- Details about disabling the Customer Experience Improvement Program, the Diagnostic Tracking Service, and scheduled tasks that phone the mothership.
If you’re concerned about Win7 snooping – and you should at least be aware of the, ahem, feature and its manifestations – this is an amazing central repository of information.