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So, it doesn't have to do with auto-updating but does prevent headaches for everyone.Actually I think most people on this forum will agree with your decision.To prevent it from starting, and subsequently preventing the famous UAC prompt from appearing, follow the next step.To prevent the update checker from running, you'll need to remove its automatic startup entry from the registry.
Nope JAVA_HOME does not contains quotes, as i understand Windows return quotes if path contains spaces as "Program Files". Nope JAVA_HOME does not contains quotes, as i understand Windows return quotes if path contains spaces as "Program Files". @Alex Kovynev would you mind opening a new issue for this and providing the elasticsearch and service log files if you have them?The JAVA_HOME is defined only on application scope (for Elasticsearch before executing service install and until now working great...pity.) If the JAVA_HOME is not defined in environment variable it's now impossible to run the service.Disabling Java update from control panel is not as straight forward as it seems to be.Java update can only be disabled with administrative rights, so you need to run the Java control panel elevated.