How to Completely Uninstall Software From Window 10 – Beginners

 
When you need to remove an application or software from your computer the way is uninstallation. People who are in search of a technique to get rid of the same must have to follow this unavoidable process. To uninstall a program from Windows 10 PC, this is a very straightforward process even beginners can follow quite smoothly. In the Tips, we are presenting the process to Uninstall Software From Window 10 even a beginner can understand. Apart from this, we will also describe the way to uninstall an app from your Windows 10 PC.

 

How to Uninstall Software From Window 10

Tips 1

  • Take your mouse pointer to either the icon or search of Cortana placed at the taskbar.
  • Click on the Search field and type Control Panel.
  • Choose Control Panel from the results shown.

Cortana search exhibits Control Panel

  • Windows 10 Control Panel is now in front of you.
  • Look for the Programs and Features.
  • Click on the Programs and Features option to open it on a new window.

program and features link on control panel applet

  • Once opened, you can see the list of programs installed on your Windows 10.
  • Look for the program that you want to uninstall (for example – I like to uninstall VLC from my Windows 10 PC).
  • Right click on that particular program (I have right clicked on VLC option).

uninstall or change on right click context menu of the software

  • Choose Uninstall option (And now I have clicked on the Uninstall option).
  • Again you will get one dialog box depicting the location from where your program is being uninstalled.
  • Click on the Uninstall option to continue.

confirmation for uninstallation window

  • Now the chosen program is uninstalled from your Windows 10 PC (The KMPlayer has been successfully removed from my computer)

How to Remove an App you have installed from Windows Store

You may uninstall an app from Windows 10 PC directly from the app list. Simply

  • right click on the app on the Start menu and select uninstall.

uninstall option on right click context menu

  • A small dialog box prompts beside the app in which Uninstall button is available. Click the button. The app will be uninstalled at the same time.

The app will be uninstalled at the same time.

Completely Uninstall Software From Window 10

Tips 2

  • To Uninstall Software From Window 10 click start icon on the taskbar and Bring your mouse pointer to Settings icon visible on the start menu.

Start Menu shows Settings app

  • Hit System.

system category on the windows 10 settings application

  • Select Apps and Features in the left sidebar of the System Window.

apps and features in the left sidebar of the system window

  • Click on the app or software (Mozilla Firefox is chosen here) you need to uninstall and tap uninstall button under this.

uninstall button on underneathe the mozilla firefox

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    8 thoughts on “How to Completely Uninstall Software From Window 10 – Beginners

    1. I installed a program called “discord” and I can’t remove all of it as in
      cdrive/users/myname/appData/local/discord

      also
      cdrive/users/myname/appData/roaming/discord
      I used the control panel to remove the program initially but I can’t completely remove it from my computer. Thanks

    2. Windows 10 is the worst windows yet devised. Why does everything have to be done by icons? Do you think we can’t read? Or does it amuse you to think we have to learn an entire new language based on little pictures? It’s absolute nonsense.

    3. Hello Chandurbhan Malkani, Why not you sync Gmail with Outlook mail app?

    4. Chandurbhan Malkani says:

      I recently installed Windows 10 in my Lumia 640xl. My Gmail vanished.Pl advise how to uninstall Window 10 from my phone &restore Windows 8.1(original) in simple layman terms.I shall be much obliged otherwise I shall have to seek professional help.Thanks.

    5. Suddenly stopped loading web pages and when I tried to troubleshoot got messages that the app was unavailable.

    6. i had the same problem, i had a friend come over and he was able to set up window ten to work and allow to look like windows 7 ,i have windows ten but with all the same things i had on windows 7.made it very easy for me.but you need a person who knows his stuff.i was saved.good luck

    7. i cannot get rid of a program on windows ten ,i go to the control panel i select, uninstall it wont come off reads error .can anyone help thank you.

    8. Please REMOVE WINDOWS 10 from MY operating system, Windows 7 that worked much simpler!!!! I can’t find anything without jUMPING through way to many hoops and it seems Windows 10 is asking way to many private Questions + The mayor of my City is a personal Friend of mine and if this is not a simple and PRIVATE Removal HE will KNOW not to back Windows 10

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