Android Data Recovery
How to Properly Uninstall Programs on PC That Won't Uninstall
- Part 1: Uninstall Programs on PC Manually
- Part 2: Remove Programs on PC That Cannot be Uninstalled with CleanMyPC
Step 1 Uninstall Applications with Control Panel
Firstly, please try to uninstall the applications using the control panel instead of the third-party uninstaller. Go to the Settings and navigate to Control Panel. Choose the "System > Apps & features" option on it and you can see there are different applications displayed on the interface. Click on the ones you want to remove and then click on the "Uninstall" button.
Step 2 Uninstall the Built-in Programs
Your Windows PC comes with many applications pre-installed, which you probably wouldn't need all of them. However, those apps are not easy for most of the users to uninstall.
Before we remove the built-in programs, please check for the specific package names for those applications:
Alarms and Clock: windowsalarms
Calendar and Mail: windowscommunicationsapps
3D Builder: 3dbuilder
Groove Music: zunemusic
Movies & TV: zunevideo
Voice Recorder: soundrecorder
Now, let's take Camera as an example. If you want to remove the Camera app from your computer, open the PowerShell windows by typing "PowerShell" in the Start menu. Then press "Ctrl + Shift + Enter" to open Windows PowerShell as administrator and enter ppxPackage * windowscamera* | Remove-AppxPackage to remove the Camera app.
Step 1 Get CleanMyPC Program Installed on Windows PC
First of all, please get the CleanMyPC program downloaded and installed on your Windows PC by clicking the download button below.
Step 2 Navigate to Unwanted Applications
Please launch the program and choose "Uninstaller" option on the left pane. Click on the "Start using" button and the program would begin to find out all the applications on your computer.
Step 3 Uninstall Applications on PC Easily
After the program scan out all the applications on your computer, you are able to choose the ones you want to remove and click on the "Uninstall" button.
After you successfully uninstall the app, you can see the interface as below.
Above are the two different ways to properly remove the unwanted applications on your computer. You can choose one of them and have a try yourself. If you have any question about it, please make a comment below.