How to uninstall QuickTime on a Windows PC

Learn how to uninstall QuickTime on a Windows-compatible computer. If you have a Mac, there are instructions just for you.

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  1. Open the Control Panel.

  2. Open the "Add or Remove Programs" control panel.
  3. Locate QuickTime in the list and select it.
  4. Click the Change/Remove button.
    A dialog will appear asking:
    Do you want to completely remove QuickTime for Windows?
  5. Click OK. The Installer will begin removing QuickTime.
  6. You'll see a message when the uninstall is complete.

Important: iTunes requires QuickTime be installed to function correctly. Download and install the latest version of QuickTime or iTunes (which includes QuickTime) if you want to continue using iTunes.

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