by Barry Dysert
(last updated January 4, 2016)
On rare occasions, a Windows Update may have adverse effects on your system. In times like these, you may decide to remove the update in order to have the system run without it. To do this, follow these steps:
Figure 1. Windows Update history screen.
When you're finished uninstalling updates, close the Control Panel window. You may also need to restart your system to finish an uninstall.
This tip (5647) applies to Windows 7, 8, and 10.
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