How do I uninstall an app or program in Windows?

To uninstall an application or program in Windows, you will need to open the Windows Control Panel. To do this, you can either search for it in the search bar or click the Start menu and select it from the list of programs.

Once the Control Panel is open, you can begin the uninstallation process. First, click on the “Programs” section. Then, select the “Uninstall a Program” option. This will bring up a list of all the programs installed on your computer.

Scroll through the list and locate the program you wish to uninstall. Once you have located the program, double-click on its name in the list.

A new window will pop up asking if you are sure you want to uninstall the program. Click “Yes” to confirm the removal. The uninstallation process will begin. Depending on the size of the program, this could take a few moments or up to several minutes.

Once the uninstallation process is complete, you should see a confirmation message that the program has been removed from your system. You may also be asked to restart your computer in order for the removal to be finalized.

It is important to note that you will likely lose any data associated with the program once it is uninstalled. Additionally, some programs may leave behind remnants on your system after they are removed, such as registry entries or files in the Program Files folder.

To completely eliminate all traces of a program from your system, it is best to use a specialized uninstaller tool like Revo Uninstaller or IObit Uninstaller. These tools will thoroughly scan your system and remove any associated files, folders, and registry entries from your computer.

By following these steps, you can easily and safely uninstall any application or program from your Windows system. It is recommended that you periodically check your installed programs to ensure that no applications are running without your knowledge.