Microsoft Solitaire Collection is one of the legacy apps that Windows always had. It has evolved into a lot better version now, but those who love to play cards would like it. However, it could be a bit of time waster for you or your kid. So, in this post, we will share how to uninstall Microsoft Solitaire Collection. We can do it via the Start Menu, Settings, using a PowerShell command or a free app uninstaller to remove apps.
How to uninstall Microsoft Solitaire Collection in Windows 10
You can remove or uninstall Microsoft Solitaire Collection using these methods:
- Uninstall from the Start Menu
- Uninstall via Settings
- Use a PowerShell command
- Use a third-party freeware.
Solitaire offers a lot of variations, including Spider, Free Cell, Pyramid, and more. Unless you are too addicted, I would suggest to keep and play it once in a while.
1] Uninstall Microsoft Solitaire Collection from the Start Menu
The simplest way to uninstall apps is with a right-click. There two ways, one which is new with recent feature update of Windows.
- Click on the Start button, and type Solitaire
- When the Microsoft Solitaire Collection appears in the list, right-click on it
- Click on the Uninstall option.
There is another uninstall option on the right side of the listing which also reveals some quick action for the app.
2] Uninstall Microsoft Solitaire Collection via Settings
The first method works fine, but you can also uninstall via the Settings
- Click on Start Menu > Settings > System > Apps and Features.
- Wait till the app list is populated.
- Click on the Microsoft Solitaire Collection.
- It will reveal the menu to Move and Uninstall.
- Click on the Uninstall button to remove the Microsoft Solitaire Collection from Windows.
3] Use a PowerShell command to remove the Microsoft Solitaire Collection
If you are a power user, this method works like a charm.
Open PowerShell with admin privileges, and execute the Remove App package command for the Microsoft Solitaire Collection:
Get-AppxPackage Microsoft.MicrosoftSolitaireCollection | Remove-AppxPackage
Once the execution is complete, the Microsoft Solitaire Collection will be uninstalled.
4] Use a third-party freeware
So as you can see, it is easy to uninstall the Microsoft Solitaire Collection using any of the methods. Use PowerShell with precaution, and use the specific command. The settings menu is useful when you need to uninstall multiple apps, else the right click on the Start menu method works great.
If you wish to reinstall apps, you may do so via the Microsoft Store – or use these PowerShell commands to reinstall pre-installed apps.