Solution to delete or uninstall Windows 8, 8.1 and 10 App's (applications), or add to Win 8/10 Start (menu)!
1.) Delete eg. uninstall the APPs in Windows 8.1 and 8!
2.) A list of all APPs on Windows 8 / 8.1 via PowerShell! And delete in one shot!
Hot-Tip: ... How to Clean up the app folder in Windows 8.1 and 8!
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And then you can uninstall it ( ... see Image-1 Arrow-2), or if you want just to delete (remove, unpin) from Windows 8 start. ( ... see Image-1 Arrow-3)
You can also switch to "All Apps", ( ... see Image-1 Arrow-4) or over
the key combination (hotkey, shortcut) [Windows Logo] + [Q] and also uninstall apps via right mouse clicking, ( ... see Image-2 Arrow-2), or add it back to Windows 8 START ( ... see Image-2 Arrow-3). In the Windows-8 Start, you can also via drag and drop sort or reorder the Windows 8 apps (applications) ( ... see image 1 ).
You can't uninstall the Windows 8 app-s like other programs. See:... How to uninstall programs in Windows 8?
start the command prompt (cmd.exe) in admin mode, eg. Start with keyboard shortcut Windows X, just enter the command:
powershell "Get-AppxPackage -AllUsers" Now all Windows APPs are listed!
But if you want to delete all APPs at once, use the command:
powershell "Get-AppxPackage -AllUsers | Remove-AppxPackage"
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When you now create another user account in Windows 8 or 8.1, this account will be created without the Metro APPs!
FAQ 60: Updated on: October 19th 2014 18:00