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How to turn off 4.2.2 to 4.4 update nag screen

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Default How to turn off 4.2.2 to 4.4 update nag screen

Given some of the issues I've seen listed regarding 4.4 on the Moto X, I've decided to wait until a point kitkat release comes out before going there (also if I decide to unlock/root, 4.2.2 is a better place to be). The only issue with waiting is the nag screen which comes up asking to update, and if you say no, you have to input a time for the next nag to appear. This is a T-Mobile version. Is there any simple way to have it stop asking to update?
 
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Given some of the issues I've seen listed regarding 4.4 on the Moto X, I've decided to wait until a point kitkat release comes out before going there (also if I decide to unlock/root, 4.2.2 is a better place to be). The only issue with waiting is the nag screen which comes up asking to update, and if you say no, you have to input a time for the next nag to appear. This is a T-Mobile version. Is there any simple way to have it stop asking to update?
Try disabling Moto OTA under apps.
 
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Given some of the issues I've seen listed regarding 4.4 on the Moto X
What issues?
 
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Disabling the OTA doesn't seem to prevent the nag for me. Is it done by force stop or some other method?

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Try disabling Moto OTA under apps.
Same here. You can force stop it, but it restarts on it's own even without a reboot. Just gotta live with it as a daily nuisance.

What problems with 4.4? Some of the bugs are talked about across this forum. Things like USB OTG (at least file viewing; haven't tested other functions yet), and some issues supporting the ATT NVMO AIO come to mind. I'd just assume wait for 4.4.x where x>=2 and see if some of the bugs get worked out.
 
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Would there be something that can be uninstalled or freezed with Titanium Backup to stop the nag?
 
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I froze it with TB and it stopped the messages.

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