Stop adobe acrobat from updating
Beginning with Adobe Acrobat Reader X, the option to disable update notifications has been removed from the program's settings.Update notifications are now being managed by a separated service called the Adobe Acrobat Update Service.This guide explains how to stop Adobe Acrobat Reader from displaying pesky notifications on your desktop.Open the Run command, type This document, titled "Disable Adobe Acrobat Update Notifications," is available under the Creative Commons license.
To disable the update manager, you must edit the Windows Registry. Maybe you're OK with that, but I definitely am not. Thanks for your solution But now I'm wondering: are you going to manually update yourself as updates are available?These preferences control how the Updater works for the Acrobat family of products 9.2 and 8.1.7 and later.The Adobe Update Manager is installed when you install an Adobe application.The program is launched automatically when you start your computer and runs in the background, checking regularly for updates to your Adobe products.
If you don't want to deal with Windows registry you can try to uninstall Adobe Reader, run Cleaner tool, and then install Adobe Reader again.