How to remove installed apps from Store on Windows 10


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 the Start menu . Click the Start button , located at the bottom left. You can also press the Windows key on your keyboard.

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

Right click on the app you want to uninstallRight click on the app you want to uninstall

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

Click UninstallClick Uninstall

Step 4 : Confirm the uninstallation 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 uninstallConfirm 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 the Search feature . 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 uninstallSearch 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 applicationRight click on the application

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

Click UninstallClick Uninstall

Step 5 : Confirm the uninstallation 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 uninstallConfirm app uninstall

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

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3. Use the Settings app

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

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

Go to Apps categoryGo 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 uninstallFind the app you want to uninstall

Step 4 : Click the application list.

Click the application listClick the application list

Step 5 : Uninstall the app. Click Uninstall.

Click UninstallClick Uninstall

Step 6 : Confirm the uninstallation 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 uninstallConfirm app uninstall

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

Hope you are succesful.



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