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How to Uninstall Programs in Windows 10 | Uninstall Apps on Windows 10

How to Uninstall Programs in Windows 10 | Uninstall Apps on Windows 10

In this article, we will guide you through the process of uninstalling apps on your Windows 10 operating system. Whether you want to remove pre-installed apps or ones you've installed yourself, this step-by-step walkthrough will help you achieve that.

Step 1: Opening the "Add or Remove Programs" Menu

  1. Begin by opening the search bar on your Windows 10 desktop.
  2. Type "remove" into the search bar.
  3. From the displayed options, select "Add or remove programs" and click on it.

Step 2: Uninstalling Apps from Windows 10

  1. Once the "Add or Remove Programs" menu opens, you will see a list of all the apps installed on your Windows 10 operating system.
  2. Scroll down the list and locate the app you wish to uninstall. In this example, we will uninstall the Steam app.
  3. Click on the desired app, and an "Uninstall" button will appear.
  4. Click on the "Uninstall" button, and a confirmation window will pop up.
  5. To proceed with the uninstallation, click "Yes" in the confirmation window.
  6. If the app you're uninstalling has its own uninstallation program, it will run automatically. Simply follow the prompts to complete the uninstallation process.
  7. Once the uninstallation is finished, you can close the window and verify that the app has been successfully removed from your Windows 10 operating system.

That's it! You have now successfully uninstalled the Steam app, or any other app of your choice, from your Windows 10 operating system.

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FAQ:

  1. How do I uninstall an app on Windows 10? To uninstall an app on Windows 10, open the "Add or Remove Programs" menu by searching for "remove" in the search bar. From there, select the app you wish to uninstall and click on the "Uninstall" button. Follow the prompts to complete the uninstallation process.

  2. Can I uninstall pre-installed apps on Windows 10? Yes, you can uninstall pre-installed apps on Windows 10. Open the "Add or Remove Programs" menu and locate the app you want to remove. Click on the app and then click on the "Uninstall" button. Follow the prompts to complete the uninstallation.

  3. What should I do if there is no "Uninstall" button for an app? Some apps might not have an "Uninstall" button in the "Add or Remove Programs" menu. In such cases, you can try right-clicking on the app's icon in the Start menu or on the desktop, and look for an "Uninstall" or "Remove" option. If this option is not available, you may need to consult the app's documentation or support resources for uninstallation instructions specific to that app.

  4. What happens if an app has its own uninstallation program? If an app has its own uninstallation program, it will run automatically when you click on the "Uninstall" button in the "Add or Remove Programs" menu. Follow the prompts provided by the app's uninstallation program to complete the uninstallation process successfully.