How to remove installed apps from Store on Windows 10

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2021-06-27 20:55:42

Windows 10 introduces a new generation of apps built on new technology. These apps are called Windows Store apps and this article will show you different ways of uninstalling them.

1. Using the Start menu

Step 1: Launch menu Start. Click the . button Start, located at the bottom left. You can also press the . key Windows on the keyboard.

Step 2: Locate and right-click the app you want to uninstall. Right click on the tile or application in the list All apps. A context menu will appear.

Right click on the app you want to uninstall

Step 3: Uninstall the application. Click Uninstall from the context menu that appears.

Click Uninstall
Click Uninstall

Step 4: Confirm the uninstall of the application. A small confirmation dialog box will appear. Click Uninstall to confirm that you really want to uninstall the app. If you change your mind, just click out.

Confirm app uninstall
Confirm app uninstall

After doing this, the app will disappear from the list and be uninstalled. This process can take up to 30 seconds.

2. Use the Search feature

Step 1: Launch feature Search (search). Click on the icon/search bar on the Taskbar. It may appear as a circular Cortana icon.

Step 2: Search for the app you want to uninstall. Enter its name.

Search for the app you want to uninstall
Search for the app you want to uninstall

Step 3: Right click on the application from the results. This will prompt a context menu to appear.

Right click on the application
Right click on the application

Step 4: Uninstall the application. Click Uninstall from the context menu that appears.

Click Uninstall
Click Uninstall

Step 5: Confirm the uninstall of the application. A small confirmation dialog box will appear. Click Uninstall to confirm that you really want to uninstall the app. If you change your mind, just click out.

Confirm app uninstall
Confirm app uninstall

After doing this, the app will disappear from the list and be uninstalled. This process can take up to 30 seconds.

3. Use the Settings app

Step 1: Open the Settings app. Click the . button Start and select the setting gear.

Step 2: Go to category Apps. If you don’t have this option (probably because you’re running an old version of Windows 10), click System to replace.

Go to Apps category
Go to Apps category

Step 3: Find the app you want to uninstall. Use the search bar to find a specific app if you want.

  • You can change the order of the list by choosing a different sort order.
  • You can also use the search bar above the apps list to find apps.
Find the app you want to uninstall
Find the app you want to uninstall

Step 4: Click the application list.

Click the application list
Click the application list

Step 5: Uninstall the application. Click Uninstall.

Click Uninstall
Click Uninstall

Step 6: Confirm the uninstall of the application. A small confirmation dialog box will appear. Click Uninstall to confirm that you really want to uninstall the app. If you change your mind, just click out.

Confirm app uninstall
Confirm app uninstall

After doing this, the app will disappear from the list and be uninstalled. This process may take up to 30 seconds.

Hope you are succesful.

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