Remove an app package from a user account.
Syntax Remove-AppxPackage [-Package] String [-PreserveApplicationData] [-Confirm] [-WhatIf] [CommonParameters] Key -Package String An AppxPackage object or the full name of the package to be removed. -PreserveApplicationData Preserve the application data during package removal. The application data is available for later use. -Confirm Prompt for confirmation before running the cmdlet. -WhatIf Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run. CommonParameters: -Verbose, -Debug, -ErrorAction, -ErrorVariable, -WarningAction, -WarningVariable, -OutBuffer, -PipelineVariable, -OutVariable.
Get-AppxPackage gets a list of the app packages that are installed in a user profile.
An app package has an .appx file name extension. To get the list of packages for a user profile other than the profile for the current user, you must run this command by using administrator permissions.
Remove the app package named package1_220.127.116.11_neutral__8wekyb3d8bbwe from the current user account:
PS C:\> Remove-AppxPackage -Package "package1_18.104.22.168_neutral__8wekyb3d8bbwe"
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Related PowerShell Cmdlets:
Get-AppXPackage - List the app packages installed in a user profile.