Folks have been asking for a more direct way to control their build behavior - something less extreme than “have Netlify staff turn off builds” yet more frugal and self-directed than “build everything”. Today we’re launching a “Stop Builds” feature, which you can read more about in our official documentation.
This feature adds a button to the UI that any person on your team can access, to tell our system to stop processing build events from your git provider:
You can find this setting on your Build & Deploys configuration tab for each site.
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