How to remove and reinstall Windows 10 preinstalled apps.

How to remove and reinstall windows 10 preinstalled apps.

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  How to remove and reinstall Windows 10 preinstalled apps.


This is a deletion method of Windows 10 standard application such as "mail" or "photo" which can not be deleted by the normal method. When deleting, use PowerShell.

start menu

Cause :

You can easily delete Windows applications by right-clicking the tile and choosing Uninstall. However, this method can not be used in some applications. To remove these applications, you need to use PowerShell commands.



  To delete the Windows 10 pre-installed apps, please perform the following operation.

① Click the Start button.

② Right click Windows PowerShell from the list of applications.

start menu Right click the PowerShell.

③ Select More -> run as Administrator.

right-click menu click the run as Admin

④ If the User Account Control screen is displayed, select Yes.

User Account Control select yes

⑤ Type the following command.

PowerShell enter the command

 Groove Music
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.ZuneMusic* | remove-appxpackage

 OneNote
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.Office.OneNote* | remove-appxpackage

 People
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.People* | remove-appxpackage

 Sticky Note
Get-AppxPackage *MicrosoftStickyNotes* | Remove-AppxPackage

 View3D
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.3DViewer* | remove-appxpackage

 Xbox
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.XboxApp* | remove-appxpackage

 Windows Alarms & Clock
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.WindowsAlarms* | remove-appxpackage

 Windows Camera
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.WindowsCamera* | remove-appxpackage

 Microsoft Photos
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.Windows.Photos* | remove-appxpackage

 Paint 3D
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.MSPaint* | remove-appxpackage

 Windows Voice Recorder
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.WindowsSoundRecorder * | remove-appxpackage

 Windows Maps
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.WindowsMaps* | remove-appxpackage

 Microsoft Messaging
Get-AppxPackage *messaging* | Remove-AppxPackage

 Mail and Calendar
get-appxpackage *microsoft.windowscommunicationsapps* | remove-appxpackage

 Windows Calculator
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.WindowsCalculator* | remove-appxpackage

 Movies & TV
get-appxpackage *Microsoft.ZuneVideo* | remove-appxpackage

 MSN Weather
Get-AppxPackage *Microsoft.BingWeather* | Remove-AppxPackage

⑥ press Enter.

PowerShell press Enter

⑦ That’s all. If you want to reinstall the deleted application, proceed to the next step.

To reinstall the deleted apps, download it from the Windows store.

① Click the link of the app name you want to reinstall from the list below.

 Groove Music  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/groove-music/9wzdncrfj3pt

 OneNote  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/onenote/9wzdncrfhvjl

 People  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/microsoft-people/9nblggh10pg8

 Sticky Note  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/microsoft-sticky-notes/9nblggh4qghw

 View3D  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-view-3d/9nblggh42ths

 Xbox  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/xbox/9wzdncrfjbd8

 Windows Alarms & Clock  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-alarms-clock/9wzdncrfj3pr

 Windows Camera  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-camera/9wzdncrfjbbg

 Microsoft Photos  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/microsoft-photos/9wzdncrfjbh4

 Paint 3D  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/paint3d/9nblggh5fv99

 Windows Voice Recorder  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-voice-recorder/9wzdncrfhwkn

 Windows Maps  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-maps/9wzdncrdtbvb

 Microsoft Messaging  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/Microsoft%20Messaging/9wzdncrfjbq6

 Mail and Calendar  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/mail-and-calendar/9wzdncrfhvqm

 Windows Calculator  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/windows-calculator/9wzdncrfhvn5

 Movies & TV  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/movies-tv/9wzdncrfj3p2

 MSN Weather  https://www.microsoft.com/en-us/store/p/MSN%20Weather/9wzdncrfj3q2

② When the introduction page of the apps is displayed, click "Get the app".

Windows store get the app

③ After the store starts up, click Get.

Windows store click Get

④ When the download is completed, it changes to Launch.

Windows store

Note:

To disable "Contact Support", do from "Manage optional functions".