Check App Sizes or Uninstall Apps in Windows 8

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Amanda, Eng, Anonymous

Hi, you're watching VisiHow. This is a tutorial on how to check application sizes on Windows 8 computers.

Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas87 492878.jpg

Ad

Steps

  1. 1
    Move the cursor to the upper right corner of the screen.
    When the sidebar shows up, click on "Settings".
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas19 641857.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  2. 2
    Now, we need to click on "Change PC Settings".
    This opens a menu with several sub-menus.
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas25 911959.jpg
    Advertisement
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  3. 3
    Click on "Search and apps".
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas34 548239.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  4. 4
    Now, we need to click on "App sizes".
    Wait a moment for it to load. Once it's loaded, it will show how much space we have on our system drive, and how much space the applications up take on the PC. From here, we can scroll to view the apps. We can also uninstall an app from this screen. In this demonstration, we'll uninstall "Games".
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas40 711516.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  5. 5
    Click on "Games".
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas63 185269.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  6. 6
    Then click on the "Uninstall" button.
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas66 063071.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  7. 7
    Confirm by clicking the blue "Uninstall" button that appears in the pop-up.
    Wait for it to uninstall. Now that it's finished, we can go back to the desktop.
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas73 395237.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  8. 8
    Move the mouse cursor to the upper left corner of the screen.
    Then click on the small window that appears showing the desktop.
    Check app sizes in Windows 8.mp4-canvas88 764789.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

  9. 9
    This concludes our tutorial on how to check application sizes on Windows 8 computers.
    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any comments or questions, please leave them in the comment section below.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No | I need help

    Advertisement

Video: Check App Sizes or Uninstall Apps in Windows 8

Comments

VisiHow welcomes all comments. If you do not want to be anonymous, register or log in. It is free.




Creatura
Featured Author
651 Articles Started
871 Article Edits
40,075 Points
Creatura is a featured author with VisiHow. Creatura has achieved the level of "Captain" with 40,075 points. Creatura has started 651 articles (including this one) and has also made 871 article edits. 281,000 people have read Creatura's article contributions.
Creatura's Message Board
Creatura: Hi, my name is Creatura.
Creatura: Can I help you with your problem about "Check App Sizes or Uninstall Apps in Windows 8"?
 

Article Info

Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: Eng, Amanda, Lukward Thomason

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 185 times.

Do you have a question not answered in this article?
Click here to ask one of the writers of this article
x

Thank Our Volunteer Authors.

Would you like to give back to the community by fixing a spelling mistake? Yes | No