1. ram1220's Avatar
    Just got my HTC One a few days ago. I have it set up and running perfectly. However for a few days now I have the update for the new Android version in the notifications bar. I have read about all the problems with the new update including wifi connections as well as poor battery life. I do not want to upgrade until a fix has been issued for those problems. Is there any way to hide the update nag in the notifications bar? Thanks.
    10-16-2013 04:06 PM
  2. Paul627g's Avatar
    Hello.

    All you can do is keep denying or postponing the update. You need root access to disable it.
    pergerson6 likes this.
    10-16-2013 04:36 PM
  3. ram1220's Avatar
    That's what I was afraid of. Thanks for your reply.
    10-16-2013 05:27 PM
  4. pergerson6's Avatar
    That's what I was afraid of. Thanks for your reply.
    It's nothing to be afraid of rooting your phone!

    Sent from my HTCONE using AC Forums mobile app
    benny3 likes this.
    10-17-2013 04:36 AM
  5. ram1220's Avatar
    I know. I rooted my old phone. It was an HTC Hero. That thing needed to be rooted. I've only had my HTC One for a week. I honestly don't feel the need to root this one. It runs great for me. I just don't want the new update or the notification for such due to all the issues I have read about it. I'm going to wait for bug fixes or the next upgrade. But thanks for the suggestion.
    pergerson6 likes this.
    10-17-2013 02:59 PM
  6. Said Bilani's Avatar
    .....
    01-06-2014 10:37 PM
  7. cocot's Avatar
    I started the download and then cancelled it.
    No more notification.
    01-21-2014 01:44 PM
  8. osusoy's Avatar
    I started the download and then cancelled it.
    No more notification.
    signed up just to say thanks! so thanks, that works perfectly! in my case, i use the phone as a mobile app test device and i already have another device with 4.4 installed, upgrading from 4.3 would have been a major problem for me and that notification was very annoying! pretty lame of HTC not to include a "don't ask again" option :/
    04-01-2014 07:59 PM
  9. ram1220's Avatar
    I have done that the past few times the update notification comes up. But it notifies me again about 2 days later. Guess I'll just have to keep starting the update and then cancelling it. Really annoying.
    04-02-2014 03:48 PM
  10. ram1220's Avatar
    Update notification popped up again today. I started the download and then refused the install. Is there any way to stop the update notification? I hate having to do this every 2 days.
    04-03-2014 04:46 PM
  11. ram1220's Avatar
    Well to answer my own question I found Updater in the settings-apps-all. I disabled updater and cleared the data for it. Been two days now and I do not have the annoying update for 4.4 popping up. Hope this might help someone else out there. This is the only way I have found to stop the update nag.
    msndrstood and SlamTheDoor like this.
    04-08-2014 05:09 PM
  12. Wintergreen1234568193's Avatar
    How do I get the notification system update bar off my phone ?
    08-04-2016 07:19 PM
  13. Wintergreen1234568193's Avatar
    My disable button is not letting me click it what do I do?
    08-04-2016 07:24 PM

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