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(2 ways) restore uninstalled programs under Windows 10 [MiniTool]

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If you accidentally uninstalled a program on Windows 10 and want to restore it, you can check the 2 methods in the guide below to restore programs you uninstalled on Windows 10. Instructions for uninstalling programs under Windows 10 are also included. To restore deleted or lost files on Windows 10 or external drives, the free MiniTool Power Data Recovery software helps.

How to Recover a Program Accidentally Uninstalled on Windows 10? Restoring an uninstalled program isn't that easy, but you can try these 2 methods.

You can try to restore uninstalled programs in Windows 10 by using a professional data recovery program like MiniTool Power Data Recovery or by performing a system restore for your computer.

See the detailed instructions below.

How to restore uninstalled programs Windows 10

Solution 1. Use professional data recovery software

To restore the uninstalled programs in Windows 10, you can try a data recovery application to see if it can help restore the program's installation exe file.

MiniTool Power Data Recovery is a professional data recovery program for Windows. This software enables you to recover data in 3 easy steps. You can use it to recover all deleted or lost files from Windows 10 computers, pen drives, memory cards, external hard drives, SSDs, etc. It's a 100% clean and safe program. It can also restore data if the PC no longer starts and allows you to create bootable media for the PC.

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Step 1. Download and install this data recovery program on your Windows 10 computer. Start MiniTool Power Data Recovery.

Step 2. Click This pc and select the destination drive on which the program was previously installed. Click the button to scan and this data recovery software will automatically scan the drive for all data including deleted or lost data.

Tip: If you just want to quickly scan one type of file, such as the application installer's .exe file, you can click the Settings button next to the Scan button and just Other files choose.

Step 3. When the scanning is finished, you can check the scan result to see if this program's installation and setup files are in the list. Select the files you want and click the button to saveto choose a new drive to save the recovered files to.

You can use MiniTool Power Data Recovery to recover permanently deleted files or recover lost files due to various data loss situations like system crash, hard drive failure or other computer problems.

How to Recover Deleted Data Or even restore permanently deleted files? You will find the answers in this post!

Solution 2. Perform a system restore

If you accidentally uninstall a program, you can restore it by performing a system restore on your Windows 10 computer.

Windows System Restore is a feature that enables users to restore the computer to an earlier state. It can help you restore system files and settings, installed applications, the Windows registry, device drivers, etc. to an earlier point. Usually, System Restore is one of the methods to repair Windows 10 malfunctions and errors.

You can use this route to restore uninstalled programs on Windows 10, provided you have created system restore points for your system. If you haven't created a system restore point for your computer then it won't work.

Below is how to perform System Restore on Windows 10.

Step 1. Click the Startmenü. Give Recovery point in the search field and select Create a restore point.

Step 2. Check in the window System propertieswhether computer protection of the system drive is activated, if not, click the button Configureto enable system protection for the drive.

Then click the button system recovery under the tab Computer protection.

Step 3. In the System Restore window, click Next. Go ahead and choose a system restore point and then follow the instructions to restore your computer to a previous state.

Alternatively, you can also click begin -> Settings -> Update & security -> Restoration click and under Extended start on the button Restart now Click to access the Windows 10 advanced options. In the Advanced Options window, you can select System Restore to continue restoring your system to an earlier state.

Tip: This method is not recommended for restoring uninstalled programs on Windows 10 as you may lose your recently installed programs on your computer. If you need to perform System Restore, it is highly advisable to back up your system and back up important files beforehand. Read below for an easy way to back up the operating system and files on your PC.

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MiniTool ShadowMaker

MiniTool ShadowMaker is a free PC backup tool that allows you to back up the Windows operating system, hard drive, partitions, folders and files to an external hard drive, USB stick, network drive, etc.

With this software, you can easily create a backup for your Windows system partitions and restore the system from a backup if necessary.

You can also use this program to select specific files, folders, or partitions to back up to another drive or external drives. It allows you to set a schedule for automatic file backup. It also supports file synchronization, incremental backup, drive cloning, and more.

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  1. Download and install MiniTool ShadowMaker on your Windows computer and go to it.
  2. Click on the Save module and select in the area source the partitions or files / folders you want to back up. Then click on the area aimto choose a location for the backup.
  3. Click the button Get it nowto start the data backup in next to no time.

Use this professional PC backup software to backup your Windows operating system and backup your important files to avoid permanent data loss.

How can data be kept safe? How to Backup Data on Windows 10? This article introduces 4 ways how to backup PC data.

What does uninstalling programs do in Windows 10

  1. The program's .exe file is deleted and the program's installation folder is deleted.
  2. All functions and components of this app will be deleted from your computer.
  3. The data generated by this application is also removed.

The uninstallation process cannot be undone. If you want to restore programs you uninstalled in Windows 10, you can try the two options above or reinstall the program on your computer.

To reinstall a program that you uninstalled, you can download and reinstall it. You should download its installation file from a reliable source and click the setup file to quickly install the app on your computer. But all previous data on the app will be lost if you uninstall and reinstall the app.

How to uninstall programs on Windows 10

To uninstall apps that you do not need from your Windows computer, we are also introducing you to two ways.

Way 1. Click Start -> Settings -> Apps -> Apps & Features. Find and click the target program, and then click Uninstall to remove it from your computer.

Way 2. Click Start, type Control Panel, click Control Panel to open the Control Panel on Windows 10. Click Programs -> Programs and Features. Right click the target program and click Uninstall to delete it from your computer.

If you are unable to uninstall a program on Windows 10, you can see this post: 6 Tips to Fix the Issue of a Program Not Uninstalling on Windows 10.

Alternatively, you can use free third-party uninstaller software to remove the program from your PC.

Tip: If your computer is full and you want to free up some space, you don't need to uninstall the programs you need from your Windows 10 computer. You have a few other options. Read: 10 Ways To Free Up Space In Windows 10.


If you want to restore uninstalled programs in Windows 10, there are 2 ways you can try. One is to use the data recovery software and the other is to do a system recovery on your computer.

MiniTool Software offers various computer software for users. Besides MiniTool Power Data Recovery and MiniTool ShadowMaker, you can also find MiniTool Partition Wizard, MiniTool MovieMaker, MiniTool Video Converter, MiniTool uTube Downloader and more on the official website. If you have problems using MiniTool software products, you can contact [email protected].

How to restore uninstalled programs on Windows 10 FAQ

How can I restore uninstalled apps on Windows 10?
You can either use a data recovery program or perform a system restore to restore uninstalled apps on Windows 10.
How do I reinstall a program that I accidentally uninstall?
Find a reliable download resource to download and install the program again.
How can I restore programs in Windows 10?
You can try using the professional data recovery software to restore the deleted apps on Windows 10 or restore your computer to an earlier system point.
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She joined the MiniTool family in 2018. After that, she focuses on data recovery and disk management. Over the two years she has written many good posts and helped users get out of their data recovery and computer management problems.

In addition to knowledge of computer tricks, she is also interested in foreign languages, especially Japanese and Korean. She also likes animated films and feature films very much. "Good morning ... Oh, and if we don't see each other, good afternoon, good evening and good night!" Is her favorite movie quote.