How to Uninstall Apps in Windows 10?

Windows is one of the most popular operating systems for PC/Desktop/Laptops. Comparing to other OS, it offers millions of free and paid apps, which makes it easy to do daily tasks. Installing and uninstalling apps is the most common and important tasks that all laptop and desktop users perform. This tutorial is all about how to uninstall apps in Windows 10 using the default method. Also how to remove unwanted leftovers and registry files using third-party apps.

Removing an App using Built-in Option

Removing or uninstalling an app using windows Built-in option is quite easy. Below are the steps:

  • Search for Add or remove programs in the taskbar.
  • Click Add or remove programs.
Add or Remove Programs Windows 10
  • At the next window, choose the app you want to uninstall.
  • Click uninstall and follow the procedure.
App Uninstall Windows
  • The app will be removed from your PC.

Force Uninstall Apps in Windows 10

Since Windows 10 is loaded with a powerful built-in uninstaller, but still there are few limitations. The built-in uninstaller does not remove the unwanted leftover files/folders and registry files. To remove this junk, we need third-party apps designed specifically for this purpose. One of the most popular apps is Revo Uninstaller which makes it simple in easy steps.

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Revo Uninstaller offers both premium and free version. And the free version is capable enough to remove registry files and unwanted app traces from your PC. Below are the steps:

  • Download Revo Uninstaller from their official site.
  • Install the app, once installer file downloaded.
  • Open Revo Uninstaller, choose the app you want to uninstall.
  • Right-click the app icon and click Uninstall.
  • Follow the procedure for initial uninstall.
  • After the initial install, choose Advanced and click Scan.
Revo Uninstaller Scan Leftover Registry
  • Select the registry files and leftover files/folder at the next window.
Revo Uninstaller Delete App Registry Files
  • Click Delete and then Finish.
  • The app will be removed from your PC.

To help you in a much better way, here’s the video tutorial below:

Note: If you want to remove registry files, then use Revo uninstaller to uninstall the app. Don’t try to use Revo after trying the built-in option.

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