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You can remove apps and packages from Windows 11 that you don’t use. Use caution as to which packages you remove, use the commands at your own risk. Make sure you create a restore point or back up your system.

Right click on the start button, then select Windows Terminal.

Open terminal on windows 11

Type the following command to view a list of all installed apps.

Get-AppxPackage | Select Name, PackageFullName

Get-AppxPackage

To remove the app, you need to add Remove-AppxPackage to the Get-AppxPackage command. 

Get-AppxPackage NAME | Remove-AppxPackage

Get-AppxPackage

Just replace NAME with the name of the package in the list. Included is a list of commands to remove common apps.

Commands to Remove Apps
App PowerShell Command
Alarms and Clocks Get-AppxPackage *WindowsAlarms* | Remove-AppxPackage
AV1 Codec Get-AppxPackage *AV1VideoExtension* | Remove-AppxPackage
Calculator Get-AppxPackage *WindowsCalculator* | Remove-AppxPackage
Cortana Get-AppxPackage *Microsoft.549981C3F5F10* | Remove-AppxPackage
Feedback Hub Get-AppxPackage *WindowsFeedbackHub* | Remove-AppxPackage
HEIF image support Get-AppxPackage *HEIFImageExtension* | Remove-AppxPackage
Help and tips Get-AppxPackage *GetHelp* | Remove-AppxPackage
Maps Get-AppxPackage *WindowsMaps* | Remove-AppxPackage
Microsoft Edge Get-AppxPackage *MicrosoftEdge* | Remove-AppxPackage
Microsoft To-Do Get-AppxPackage *Todos* | Remove-AppxPackage
Movies and TV Get-AppxPackage *ZuneVideo* | Remove-AppxPackage
MS Office Get-AppxPackage *MicrosoftOfficeHub* | Remove-AppxPackage
MS Paint Get-AppxPackage *Paint* | Remove-AppxPackage
Music app Get-AppxPackage *ZuneMusic* | Remove-AppxPackage
News app Get-AppxPackage *BingNews* | Remove-AppxPackage
Notepad Get-AppxPackage *WindowsNotepad* | Remove-AppxPackage
OneDrive Get-AppxPackage *OneDriveSync* | Remove-AppxPackage
People app Get-AppxPackage *People* | Remove-AppxPackage
Photos Get-AppxPackage *Windows.Photos* | Remove-AppxPackage
PowerAutomate Get-AppxPackage *PowerAutomateDesktop* | Remove-AppxPackage
PowerShell Get-AppxPackage *PowerShell* | Remove-AppxPackage
Screen & Sketch/Snipping Tool Get-AppxPackage *ScreenSketch* | Remove-AppxPackage
Skype Get-AppxPackage *SkypeApp* | Remove-AppxPackage
Solitaire Collection Get-AppxPackage *MicrosoftSolitaireCollection* | Remove-AppxPackage
Spotify Get-AppxPackage *SpotifyAB.SpotifyMusic* | Remove-AppxPackage
Sticky Notes Get-AppxPackage *MicrosoftStickyNotes* | Remove-AppxPackage
Teams/Chat Get-AppxPackage *Teams* | Remove-AppxPackage
Voice Recorder Get-AppxPackage *WindowsSoundRecorder* | Remove-AppxPackage
Weather Get-AppxPackage *BingWeather* | Remove-AppxPackage
WebP image support Get-AppxPackage *WebpImageExtension* | Remove-AppxPackage
Windows Terminal Get-AppxPackage *WindowsTerminal* | Remove-AppxPackage
Xbox and related apps Get-AppxPackage *Xbox* | Remove-AppxPackage
Your Phone Get-AppxPackage *YourPhone* | Remove-AppxPackage