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automatic_updater_disabled filter-hook . WP 3.7.0

Filters whether to entirely disable background updates.

There are more fine-grained filters and controls for selective disabling. This filter parallels the AUTOMATIC_UPDATER_DISABLED constant in name.

This also disables update notification emails. That may change in the future.


add_filter( 'automatic_updater_disabled', 'filter_function_name_3071' );
function filter_function_name_3071( $disabled ){
	// filter...

	return $disabled;
Whether the updater should be disabled.

Where the hook is called

wp-admin/includes/class-wp-automatic-updater.php 55
return apply_filters( 'automatic_updater_disabled', $disabled );

Where the hook is used (in WP core)

Does not used.