How to remove Bloatware from Windows


Method 1: uninstall it

Most bloatware can be uninstalled from Control Panel or by right-clicking the program from start and selecting “Uninstall”.


Method 2: remove it from PowerShell

Click on Start, type “powershell”, right-click on the result and select “Run as administrator”.

You can remove bloatware from PowerShell by typing this:

Get-AppxPackage "appname" | Remove-AppxPackage

You need to know the name of the program. This list provides the most common pre-installed bloatware in Windows 10:

  • 3D Builder: 3dbuilder
  • Alarmas y reloj: alarms
  • Calculadora: calculator
  • Calendario y Correo: communicationsapps
  • Cámara: camera
  • Películas y TV: zunevideo
  • GetOffice: officehub
  • Skype Test: skypeapp
  • Get Started: getstarted
  • Groove Music: zunemusic
  • Maps: maps
  • Messaging: messaging
  • Microsoft Solitaire Collection: solitaire
  • News: bingnews
  • OneNote: onenote
  • Photos: photos
  • Sound recorder: soundrecorder
  • Bing Weather: bingweather
  • Xbox: xbox


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