Disable All WordPress Updates

Description

This plugin completely disables the theme, plugin and core update checking system in WordPress. The plugin prevents WordPress from
checking for updates including cronjobs, and prevents any notifications from being displayed.

This plugin combines und extends these three plugins:

It’s very important that you keep your WordPress theme, core and plugins up to date. If you don’t, your blog or website could
be susceptible to security vulnerabilities or performance issues.

If you use this plugin, make sure you keep yourself up to date with new releases of your active WordPress version, plugins
and themes and update them as new versions are released (simply by deactivating this plugin for a short time).

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FAQ

What can I do to be up to date with new releases of my WordPress version, plugins and themes?

Simply deativate the plugin for a short time. In case new versions are available you see the WordPress notifications.

Reviews

at last, no more ultra slow admin

Paul

My site before this plugin. Login time 90 seconds Plugins folder 60 seconds My site after this plugin. Login time 6 seconds Plugins folder 15 seconds Thank you for this effective plug-in, clipping the wings of nonsensical and over zealous arrogant plug-in developers.

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Changelog

1.5.0

  • Performance improvements (Thanks jneto81!)

1.4.9

  • Performance improvements (Thanks dominicp!)

1.4.8

  • WordPress 4.7 compatibility
  • PHP 7 compatibility

1.4.7

  • Fixed a PHP notice

1.4.6

  • Hide maintenance and update nags

1.4.5

  • Check for already defined constants (Thanks Andreas Ek!)

1.4.4

  • WordPress HTTP API level blocking of outgoing wordpress.org API checks

1.4.3

  • Improved blocking of outgoing wordpress.org API checks which caused slow speed on local environments (Thanks Makapaka!)

1.4.2

  • Update indicator not showing in the front-end toolbar anymore (Thanks flixflix!)

1.4.1

  • Fixed an issue that still allowed WordPress to update minor (security and maintenance) versions

1.4.0

  • Disable all automatic background updates (thanks sLa NGjI’s)

1.3.1.1

  • Fixed a PHP notice on dev environments (thanks dejernet)

1.3.1

  • Significant performance improvements when disabling updates (props flynsarmy)

1.3.0.1

  • Minor updates

1.3

  • New plugin maintainer. Hello. 🙂 Name’s Oliver.
  • Code rewrite and cleanup

1.2

  • Name and URL Update (German plugin description updated)

1.1

  • URL Update because of permalink changes

1.0

  • Initial release

Contributors & Developers

This is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.

Contributors

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