(Top 5 Ways) How to Uninstall Apps on Windows 11/10

Want to uninstall or remove apps on Windows? It is time to uninstall those unwanted apps to free up space or clean up the PC environment by removing apps that can not be uninstalled. Here we talk about top 5 ways about how to uninstall apps on Windows 11/10.

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"How do I uninstall the Microsoft app? I've tried searching the internet for a method that utilizes PowerShell but couldn't find any. How should I proceed?"

Unwanted apps. Check! Broken programs. Check! Find the easiest way. Check! You may wonder uninstall a program is an effortless thing by deleting targeted folders. But, it's wrong because a Windows app contains many files that are scattered in the registry or other locations.

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How to Uninstall Program in Windows via Start Menu

How to Remove Apps and Programs via Setting Menu

Windows 11/10 Apps Uninstall by Using Control Panel

Uninstall Windows Apps with CMD

In this article, we are going to show you 5 ways on how to uninstall apps in Windows 10. Even though Windows owns the built-in fixes, it will leave useless folders or files on the PC. That's why we recommend third-party software. EaseUS Todo PCTrans Free is worth trying! Download the software and try this free function!

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3 Steps to Uninstall Windows App:

Step 1. Choose App Management, Click "Start" to securely uninstall your apps and repair your damaged apps. 


Step 2. All of apps installed on your PC, choose the selected one you want to uninstall or repair. (If your uninstall process fails, you can click the small triangle icon and select "Delete".)

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Step 3. Click "Uninstall". (If you want to repair apps, click the icon right behind "Uninstall" and choose "Repair".)

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How to Uninstall Program in Windows via Start Menu

Applies to: Remove all installed programs.

The second method to uninstall Windows app is the Start menu. You can set apps or programs by typing name on the search box.

Step 1. Chooser the Windows icon to open the Start menu and find the apps you want to remove.

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Step 2. Right-click the app and click Uninstall.

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How to Remove Apps and Programs via Setting Menu

Applies to: Uninstall Windows Universal apps and standard desktop apps.

The next way is to use the Windows Settings, which is a control regulator that apply to customize the basic computer settings and query the computer's network, system, account, etc.

Step 1. Choose the Windows icon, then select Settings.

Step 2. In the pop-up window, select Apps > Apps & Features.

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Step 3. Choose the app you want, click on the app, and select Uninstall button.

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Windows 11/10 Apps Uninstall by Using Control Panel

Applies to: Remove standard desktop apps.

The next solution to uninstall Win10 apps is to run Control Panel. 

Step 1. Input Control Panel in the search box, and select it from the window.

Step 2. Choose Programs and Features > Right-click the programs and choose Uninstall.

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Uninstall Windows Apps with CMD

Applies to: Uninstall apps installed on C drive.

The last option is the command line. Compared with the other solutions, you can see the steps turn complex. If you need the command, read carefully, and don't miss any details.

Your apps may spread on several drives. Make sure your app locations.

Step 1. Type CMD on the Start Menu, right-click it, and select Run as administrator.

Step 2. In the CMD window, input wmic and press Enter. Then you can see wmic:rootcli> line.

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Step 3. Input product get name, and wait a second, you can see the installed apps in Windows 10.

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Step 4. Input product where name="your program name" call uninstall, then press Enter.

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Updated by Tracy King

Tracy joined in EaseUS in 2013 and has been working with EaseUS content team for over 10 years. Being enthusiastic in computing and technology, she writes tech how-to articles and share technical solutions to resolve Windows & Mac data recovery, data backup, partition management, data transfer, Windows update issues, etc.

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