Windows 7 - How do I hide optional updates?

In Windows 7, "Windows Updates", how do I hide specific "Optional Updates" so they don't keep appearing every time I search for updates?

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Last updated October 15, 2018 Views 2,446 Applies to:
   • HOW TO Hide an Update or Restore a Hidden Update
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear) ~ MS MVP (IE, Mail, Security, Windows & Update Services) since 2002 ~ Disclaimer: MS MVPs neither represent nor work for Microsoft
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
Microsoft MVP (Windows Client) since October 2002

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