If you want to know how to remove Cortana on Windows 11, read this post. Microsoft has turned Cortana into an app, which can be updated from the Microsoft Store. Because of this, it is no longer possible to use Cortana with voice commands, play music in Groove Music, read your emails or even open other applications.
Knowing how to get Cortana out of Windows 11 is critical for users who no longer want to have the application installed on their computer, because they use another wizard or don’t see any utility in the service.
In this post, we will guide you through the necessary steps to know how to disable Cortana in Windows 11 and how to uninstall Cortana completely from Windows 11.
How to Disable Cortana in Windows 11
To turn off the Windows 11 wizard, follow the steps below:
- Open Settings.
- Select Apps.
- Click Apps & Features.
- Find Cortana.
- Click More Options (…).
- Select Advanced Options.
- Find the App Permissions section.
- Turn off the Microphone toggle switch.
- Find the Run at log-in section.
- Turn off the Cortana toggle switch.
After following the steps above, the system will disable Cortana in Windows 11.
To re-enable Cortana in Windows 11, just enable the toggles again.
How to Permanently Uninstall Cortana on Windows 11
To permanently uninstall Cortana on Windows 11, follow the steps below:
- Open Search.
- Type PowerShell.
- Run as administrator.
4. Enter the command below:
Get-AppxPackage -allusers Microsoft.549981C3F5F10 | Remove-AppxPackage
- Close PowerShell
- Restart your computer.
After following the above steps, the system will completely uninstall Cortana on Windows 11.
Learn how to disable or remove Cortana from Windows 11 completely.
So, follow the steps below and tell us in the comments if you were able to permanently disable or remove Cortana in Windows 11.