Remove Unnecessary Programs from Windows 7

Nowadays many software or Apps or Programs are available on the Internet, which attracts many users. But installing a lot of programs on your computer unnecessary consumes a lot of space on your hard disc. Less space on the system hard drive can also make your system slow. Here is the tutorial how to remove or uninstall programs that are unnecessarily housekeeping on your windows 7 hard drive.

Remove Unnecessary Programs win 7

To remove or uninstall a program from the system hard drive, open the Control Panel by double-clicking its desktop icon or go to Start menu > Control Panel > click on Programs > Programs and Features. In the left pane the window that appears, click on Enable or disable Windows features.

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You can now see a list of programs and functions built into your Windows 7 computer appears. To remove or uninstall program, such as Nero DVD Maker or Windows Media Player, simply uncheck the box next to their name. Click Yes to confirm each choice and then OK to close the window.

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Uninstall software properly

Most of the users believe that simply deleting the programs or the Apps removes the program from their system drive. Traces of the removed programs remain in the registry or in the recycle bin. To remove a program completely you should uninstall it properly from your system HDD.

Go to Start > All Programs > Software folder that you want to uninstall. The programs that you want to uninstall select it and click on the link called Uninstall. Upon prompted by User Account Control, click Yes.
Open Control Panel from the desktop icon or through the Start menu and go to uninstall a program in the Programs section. Select the program or the Application you want to delete from your hard drive and click on Uninstall / Change or Uninstall.

Next, follow the uninstall instructions that appear on the screen. Restart Windows if prompted.

Upon following the above procedures you can uninstall or remove programs from your Windows 7 computer easily.


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