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How to remove ads from all Windows 8 apps

  1. #1


    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)

    How to remove ads from all Windows 8 apps


    Hello,
    How can I remove all ads from all Windows 8 apps?
    thanks in advance.

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  2. #2


    The Deep South
    Posts : 463
    Windows 10 Pro 64-bit


    Hi NourinE,

    Here are a couple links that may be helpful.

    Remove Ads from Windows 8 Apps
    How To Remove Ads From Native Windows 8 Apps

    You could also buy the pro version.

    Hope they helped,
    -Chuck
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  3. #3


    Canada
    Posts : 1,950
    windows 8.1 Update 1 Pro 64bit


    If they are pop up's, download and run AdwCleaner:

    AdwCleaner Download
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    64-bit Windows 10
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    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)


    Remove Ads from Windows 8 Apps
    didn't work for me
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    Morocco
    Posts : 271
    Windows 8.1 64bit (6,3 Build 9600)


    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    thank you, but it looks like it works for browsers, I need one for Windows 8 apps. does it...?
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  8. #8


    Quote Originally Posted by NourinE View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by CountMike View Post
    thank you, but it looks like it works for browsers, I need one for Windows 8 apps. does it...?
    Don't know, try it it won't byte. I don't use anything from store or any Apps but it blocks advertisements in other programs too.
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  9. #9


    Posts : 220
    Windows 8.1 Pro X64


    It seems that in 8.1 there is now no way to gain owner or admin access to C:\Program Files\WindowsApps, so it is now impossible edit, rename, or delete any of the content of that folder.
    Anyone know of a another way to kill ads?
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  10. #10


    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Quote Originally Posted by Hairy Scot View Post
    It seems that in 8.1 there is now no way to gain owner or admin access to C:\Program Files\WindowsApps, so it is now impossible edit, rename, or delete any of the content of that folder.
    Anyone know of a another way to kill ads?
    Hey Hairy,

    Did you already see if this below may help?

    Search Online with Bing - Turn On or Off in Windows 8.1
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