How to Remove Add-Ons?


How to Remove Add-Ons?

To remove add-ons, you must follow different processes depending on your browser type or software. In this article, we will talk about some approaches depending on the browsers. Here are a few examples of removing add-ons from specific software or browsers. If you like, you can follow the steps you gave me based on your browser.

Google Chrome Add Ons

  • When you open Google Chrome, you will see three dots icon on the top right side, click on it and then click on “More Tools” from the drop-down menu.
  • When you click on it, you will see another option, “Sub Menu” In that, you will find the option Extensions.
  • A list of all installed extensions on your Google Chrome. Select the one you want to remove and click the “Remove” button.
  • Then confirm it again to uninstall all the add-ons.

Microsoft Edge

  • First, click on the three-dot menu icon in the top-right end side and select “Extensions” from the menu.
  • You’ll be taken to the Extensions page. You can find the add-on you want to remove and click on the gear icon.
  • In the menu that looks, click on “Remove.”
  • A confirmation dialog will appear. Click “Remove” to uninstall the add-on.

Safari (macOS)

  • Open Safari and click “Safari” in the top menu.
  • From the drop-down menu, select “Preferences.”
  • In the Preferences window, navigate to the “Extensions” tab.
  • You can find the extension you want to remove and click on it.
  • Select the “Remove” button to remove the add-on.

Microsoft Office Add-Ons

  • Open any Microsoft Office application (e.g., Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • Click on the “File” tab in the top-left corner and select “Options.”
  • In the Options window, choose the “Add-ins” category.
  • Locate the add-in you want to remove under the “Active Application Add-ins” or
  • “Inactive Application Add-ins” section.
  • Select the add-in and click the “Remove” or “Disable” button.

Mozilla Firefox Add-Ons

  • Click on the three-bar menu icon in the top-right corner and select “Add-ons” from the drop-down menu. Alternatively, you can press “Ctrl+Shift+A” on your keyboard.
  • In the Add-ons Manager tab, click “Extensions” in the left sidebar.
  • You can find the add-on you want to remove and click the three-dot menu icon.
  • Select “Remove” from the menu, and the add-on will be uninstalled.

Internet Explorer

  • Click on the gear icon in the top-right end side and select “Manage add-ons” from the drop-down below menu.
  • In the Manage Add-ons window, you’ll see different types of add-ons like Tool bars and Extensions, Search Providers, Accelerators, etc.
  • Select the type of add-ons you want to remove from the left-hand side, then click on the add-on you wish to uninstall.
  • Finally, click the “Disable” or “Remove” button below the window to remove the add-on.

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