Disable auto update in wordpress

It is not recommended to disable auto update for security reason. But there are ways to do so if you want to.

  1. add this line to wp-config.php to disable all automatic WordPress updates.
    define( 'WP_AUTO_UPDATE_CORE', false );
  2. disable plugin updates:
    add_filter( 'auto_update_plugin', '__return_false' );
  3. disable theme updates:
    add_filter( 'auto_update_theme', '__return_false' );
  4. install Easy Updates Manager plugin to manage your options.
    Disable Updates Manager

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