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Disabling Wordpress Automatic Updates

Did you know that your WordPress site automatically updates itself? Depending on if you’re running the standard or development version, your site may be updated several times a day. Automatic updates are great to conveniently fix problems but they can also break things at extremely inconvenient times. To completely turn off automatic updating in WordPress, add the following to your wp-config.php file and then restart your web services:

More info on controlling automatic updates.