How To Uninstall A Program From Control Panel

If you are new to computers, you may not know how to uninstall a software program from your computer. This tutorial shows you how to uninstall a program from your computer using Control Panel. Just follow these steps to uninstall a program from your computer.

Uninstall a program from Control Panel

Step 1

First click on Start button, type control panel and from search results, click on Control Panel

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Step 2

In Control Panel, switch to Category view and click Uninstall a program under Programs.

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Step 3

Now, you will see the list of all programs installed on your computer. Select the program that you want to uninstall and click Uninstall.

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Step 4

Program Un-installation setup will start. This setup is different for each program. Follow on-screen instructions to uninstall the program. In this tutorial I am taking example of TeamViewer.

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After the program has been successfully uninstalled from your computer, you will see a success message. Close this message.

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Remove Programs from Control Panel

Now, you can either uninstall another program using the same method or close the Control Panel window. Some programs may give error while uninstallation, make sure to close them properly. If any program give error while uninstallation, check in System Tray. If the program is running, close it from System Tray and try to uninstall again.

About Aslam Khan

Hi there, I am a blogger, engineer and a computer geek. I love kittens. I spend some of my time blogging besides full time job as Senior Windows Administrator. I like to learn new things.

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