Windows 10 - Uninstall a Program

This document provides instructions on how to uninstall a program in Windows 10.

Procedure to uninstall a program:

  1. Press the Windows Key or hover the cursor in the Windows icon in the bottom-left corner of the screen the Windows icon turns blue, then click it. When the menu shows up, click the gear button (settings).

    Click Settings

  2. The Windows settings menu will show up. Select System.

    Select System

  3. A window will appear. First, select the Apps & features tab on the left. Next, select the app you wish to uninstall, then click the Uninstall button that shows up.

    Uninstall Options

  4. You may be prompted to enter the computer's administrator credentials. If so, enter them.

  5. The program will now be uninstalled by Windows 10.

If you have any questions, come by the Help Desk at Hardman & Jacobs Undergraduate Learning Center Room 105, call 646-1840, or email us at

Keywords:Windows 10 Uninstall a Program   Doc ID:81381
Owner:John B.Group:New Mexico State University
Created:2018-04-04 08:48 MDTUpdated:2018-04-04 09:18 MDT
Sites:New Mexico State University
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