1. aurgathor's Avatar
    I have a Moto G 2nd gen with 5.0.2, and after multiple accidents, partly due to fat fingers, the 6.0 update is now ready to be installed, but I do not need or want 6.0.

    How can I abort this update?

    12-15-2016 07:52 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! What screen are you on right now? If the installation hasn't started yet, can you tap the Back or Home button? You could always force a shutdown as well by pressing and holding Power for 10-15 seconds -- but make absolutely sure the update hasn't started installing.
    12-16-2016 01:15 AM
  3. aurgathor's Avatar
    This is the current state -- obviously, I want a permanent abort, not just clicking "Later" every time I use my phone.
    Attached Thumbnails Aborting 6.0 update-install.png  
    12-17-2016 01:27 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    See if this works: https://www.quora.com/How-do-I-preve...Moto-G-2nd-gen. But the article was written about preventing the Lollipop update while on KitKat. I'm not sure if being on Lollipop already makes it harder to disable the update service.
    12-17-2016 08:58 PM

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