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sudo apt purge windows
mr-user118111dThe reason Windows does it like that is because installation process in Windows is complex. They may change register , may not even install in default directory and so on.
Therefore Windows take an approach of you guy make a mess (app) so you guy clean it up.If there is no uninstaller, Windows just delete the directory and say "I uninstall it"
kamen521311dYou can only directly uninstall an UWP app. For the rest, Windows doesn't have a concept of whether a related installer/uninstaller exists at all - for what it's worth, it might just be a portable app with a shortcut in Start.
It's silly indeed, but I think I understand the implications.
Oktokolo89111dIt is a dark UI pattern to prevent people from uninstalling stuff "by accident".
Windows knows the uninstaller to call, because that has been registered in the registry by the application's installer. It just makes you jump through an extra hoop to make sure, you actually really want to uninstall.
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