How to stop seeing “Suggested Apps” in Windows 10?

Windows 10 displays “Suggested Apps” from Windows Store on your Start Menu as well as at the right side of your screen as live tiles.

By Nilakshi Pathak

    When you first sign in to your newly installed Windows 10, popular apps like Candy Crush Soda are automatically installed. Further, Windows 10 shows you “Suggested Apps” from Windows Store on your Start Menu as well as at the right side of your screen as live tiles.

    How to stop seeing “Suggested Apps” in Windows 10?


    These suggested apps, mess up the Start Menu. If you want a clean Start Menu, you need to disable these suggestions and uninstall the apps which have been installed without your permission. Luckily, we have the options of disabling these suggested apps by following simple steps.

    How to disable “Suggested Apps” in Windows 10?

    Follow the steps given below to disable "Suggested Apps" from Windows 10.

    Step 1: Open the "Settings" section in Windows 10.

    Step 2: Click on "Personalization" and then select "Start."

    Step 3: Toggle off "Occasionally show suggestions in Start."

    That's it; you have successfully disabled "Suggested Apps" in Windows 10. You will not be annoyed with suggestions in the Start menu from now onwards. But what about the apps that Windows 10 has automatically installed on your computer? Well, you can simply uninstall them.

    How to uninstall apps from Windows 10?

    You need to uninstall the automatically installed apps in Windows 10 manually. But that won't be a problem because even the uninstallation process is pretty easy. You don't even need to bother going to the "Settings" section for uninstalling these apps.

    Step 1: Open the "Start" menu.

    Step 2: Right-click on the tile of the app that you want to uninstall.

    Step 3: Click on "Uninstall."

    The app that you have chosen will be uninstalled immediately from your computer. If you don't see the uninstall option, just click on "Unpin from Start" and then try to uninstall it.

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    Wrap Up

    Wrap Up

    Now you know all about getting rid of the suggested apps in Windows 10. If you want to uninstall any other app, just follow the standard procedure of uninstalling software from your PC. Though Microsoft markets their apps and products by showing them on your Start menu, it has also given the freedom to the user to escape from these marketing tactics. Now you can enjoy a clean "Start-Up" menu!

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