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How To Uninstall Spotify On Windows 11

Uninstalling Spotify from your Windows 11 computer can be done using different methods. Here’s a step-by-step guide to help you remove Spotify from your system.

To uninstall Spotify on Windows 11, there are several methods you can use:

Using the Settings app:

– Open the start menu by pressing the Windows key.

– Search for ‘Add or remove programs’ and click on the same from the search results.

– In the list of apps, search for ‘Spotify’.

– Click on the 3-dot icon next to the Spotify app and select ‘Uninstall’.

– Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

Using the Start menu:

– Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.

– Search for ‘Spotify’ in the Start menu.

– Click on the ‘Uninstall’ option, which will take you to the Control Panel.

– Scroll down and locate Spotify in the list of apps.

– Right-click on the Spotify app and click on ‘Uninstall’.

– Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

Using the Control Panel:

– Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.

– Search for ‘Control Panel’ and click on the same.

– In Control Panel, click on the ‘Programs’ option.

– Click on the ‘Programs and Features’ option.

– Scroll down and locate Spotify in the list of apps.

– Right-click on the Spotify app and click on ‘Uninstall’.

– Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

Using Windows PowerShell (for installations from Microsoft Store):

– Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.

– Search for ‘Windows PowerShell‘ and run it as an administrator.

– Type the command ‘Get-AppxPackage’ to get a list of all installed apps.

– Locate Spotify in the list and copy the ‘PackageFullName’ text.

– Type the command ‘Remove-AppxPackage’ followed by the ‘PackageFullName’ to uninstall Spotify.

To remove leftover Spotify files, follow these steps:

1. Clear cache and temporary files by opening the Run program, typing ‘%temp%’, selecting all files, and deleting them.

2. Delete paths related to Spotify from the Registry Editor by searching for ‘Spotify’, right-clicking on the entries, and selecting ‘Delete’.

3. Manually check for remaining files in specific locations like Program Files, Common Files, WindowsApps, ProgramData, and user-specific folders, and delete them.

Remember to customize the commands and folder names based on your specific installation.

Uninstalling Spotify Using the Settings App

If you prefer using the Settings app on Windows 11, you can easily uninstall Spotify by following these steps:

  1. Open the start menu by pressing the Windows key.
  2. Search for ‘Add or remove programs’ and click on the same from the search results.
  3. In the list of apps, search for ‘Spotify’.
  4. Click on the 3-dot icon next to the Spotify app and select ‘Uninstall’.
  5. Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

By following these simple steps, you can remove Spotify from your Windows 11 computer using the Settings app.

Uninstalling Spotify Using the Start Menu or Control Panel

If you prefer using the Start menu or Control Panel, you can also uninstall Spotify using these methods:

  1. Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.
  2. Search for ‘Spotify’ in the Start menu.
  3. Click on the ‘Uninstall’ option, which will take you to the Control Panel.
  4. Scroll down and locate Spotify in the list of apps.
  5. Right-click on the Spotify app and click on ‘Uninstall’.
  6. Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

Using the Control Panel, you can easily remove Spotify from your Windows 11 computer.

Removing Leftover Spotify Files

To ensure a complete uninstallation, it is recommended to remove any leftover Spotify files. Here’s how:

  1. Clear cache and temporary files by opening the Run program, typing ‘%temp%’, selecting all files, and deleting them.
  2. Delete paths related to Spotify from the Registry Editor by searching for ‘Spotify’, right-clicking on the entries, and selecting ‘Delete’.
  3. Manually check for remaining files in specific locations like Program Files, Common Files, WindowsApps, ProgramData, and user-specific folders, and delete them.

By following these additional steps, you can ensure that all traces of Spotify are removed from your Windows 11 computer.

Please note that these instructions may vary slightly depending on your specific installation. Remember to customize the commands and folder names accordingly.

Method Steps
Settings App
  1. Open start menu
  2. Search for ‘Add or remove programs’
  3. Find ‘Spotify’ in the app list
  4. Select ‘Uninstall’
  5. Click ‘OK’
Start Menu/Control Panel
  1. Open start menu
  2. Search for ‘Spotify’
  3. Click ‘Uninstall’
  4. Locate Spotify in the list of apps
  5. Right-click on Spotify and select ‘Uninstall’
  6. Click ‘OK’
Windows PowerShell
  1. Open start menu
  2. Search for ‘Windows PowerShell’
  3. Run as administrator
  4. Type ‘Get-AppxPackage’ to list installed apps
  5. Locate Spotify and copy ‘PackageFullName’
  6. Type ‘Remove-AppxPackage’ followed by ‘PackageFullName’

Uninstalling Spotify Using the Start Menu or Control Panel

Another way to remove Spotify from your Windows 11 computer is through the Start menu or Control Panel. Here’s how you can do it:

  1. Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.
  2. Search for ‘Spotify’ in the Start menu.
  3. Click on the ‘Uninstall’ option, which will take you to the Control Panel.
  4. Scroll down and locate Spotify in the list of apps.
  5. Right-click on the Spotify app and click on ‘Uninstall’.
  6. Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

This method allows you to access the Control Panel directly from the Start menu, making it convenient and efficient. Once in the Control Panel, you can easily locate and uninstall Spotify from the list of installed programs.

If you prefer using the Control Panel directly, here’s how you can uninstall Spotify:

  1. Open the Start menu by pressing the Windows key.
  2. Search for ‘Control Panel’ and click on the same.
  3. In Control Panel, click on the ‘Programs’ option.
  4. Click on the ‘Programs and Features’ option.
  5. Scroll down and locate Spotify in the list of apps.
  6. Right-click on the Spotify app and click on ‘Uninstall’.
  7. Click on ‘OK’ to uninstall Spotify.

Using the Control Panel gives you more control over the uninstallation process and allows you to manage other installed programs as well. It’s a straightforward method to remove Spotify from your Windows 11 computer.

Remember that these methods only uninstall Spotify from your Windows 11 computer. If you want to remove any leftover files or folders associated with Spotify, you will need to follow additional steps.