How to hide an application from the Uninstall list on Windows 10

How to hide an application from the Uninstall list on Windows 10

Are there any important applications that you do not want others to remove using Add / Remove Programs? You can use the tips in this article to make.

Note that this feature only applies to applications that are installed normally. With UWP applications installed through the Microsoft Store does not work. To do this, follow these steps:

Step 1: Click Win + R to open the Run dialog box, type regedit and press ENTER to open the Registry Editor.

Step 2: Specify the HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESoftwareMicrosoftWindowsCurrentVersionUninstall key.

Step 3: Within each item that corresponds to an application, you want to delete any application, just delete the registry key associated with that application. Note that you should back up before so that you can restore the corresponding deleted items.

Step 4: Restart the computer to take effect.

The above steps seem to be a little difficult for non-professionals, so Sordum Software has developed a completely free utility called Hide from Uninstall List helps you solve this problem. Download the application here, extract and run the application. The rest is very simple, you just uncheck the items you want to hide is.

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