Quick Answer: Why Can’T I Uninstall Some Apps?

Why can’t I uninstall some apps in Windows 10?

Repair or remove programs in Windows 10Select the Start button, then select Settings > Apps > Apps & features.

Or just click the shortcut link at the bottom of this article.Select the app you want to fix.Select the Advanced options link under the name of the app (some apps don’t have this option).

On the page that opens, select Repair if it’s available..

How do I uninstall a program that won’t uninstall?

How to Uninstall Programs on Windows 10 That Won’t UninstallOpen the Start Menu.Search for “add or remove programs“.Click on the search result titled Add or remove programs.Look through the list of programs installed on your computer and locate and right-click on the program you want to uninstall.Click on Uninstall in the resulting context menu.More items…•

How do I force an application to uninstall?

How to delete apps from your Android deviceOpen Settings on your device.Tap on Apps or Application manager.Tap on the app you want to remove. You may need to scroll to find the right one.Tap Uninstall.

How do I uninstall an Android app that won’t uninstall?

At this point, you should be able to go into Settings | Application manager (or Apps on some devices), locate and tap the app listing, and then tap Uninstall to remove the app. You don’t have to let app administrative privileges get in the way of removing those pesky apps you’ve tried and no longer want.

Why can’t I uninstall some apps?

Possible cause #1: The app is set as administrator Some even require administrator access – apps that do can set passwords, lock/unlock the phone, track its location, and lots of other neat stuff. In the latter case, you won’t be able to uninstall an app without revoking its administrator access first.