However, since you can use Office for free online or using an Office 365 subscription, or other word processing solutions, such as Google Docs, most people don’t have much use for WordPad anymore. As a result, instead of removing the app completely, Microsoft is now making it an optional feature, which you can uninstall or reinstall using the Settings app. In this guide, you’ll learn the steps to uninstall (and install) the WordPad app on Windows 10 (20H1).

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How to uninstall WordPad using Settings

How do I uninstall WordPad from Windows 10? Use these steps: Once you complete the steps, the basic word processing app will be removed from your computer. Apps & features settings, Optional features option Uninstall WordPad from Windows 10 20H1

How to install WordPad using Settings

To install WordPad using the Optional features settings, use these steps: After you complete the steps, the WordPad app will be installed on your device. Apps & features settings, Optional features option Optional features settings, add a feature option Install WordPad on WIndows 10 20H1 In the case that you can’t find settings to install or uninstall, it’s likely that you’re not running the version of Windows 10 (20H1) that makes WordPad an optional feature. All content on this site is provided with no warranties, express or implied. Use any information at your own risk. Always backup of your device and files before making any changes. Privacy policy info.