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Published on 03.20.07 by Brent Trahan

Uninstall a Windows Vista Update

This guide shows you how to uninstall a Windows Update on Windows Vista.


On rare occasions you might need to uninstall a Windows Update to fix a problem it caused. This guide shows you how to uninstall a Windows update on Vista.

Uninstall a Windows Update

Note: Not all Windows Updates can be uninstalled.

  1. Open the Control Panel and go to Programs and Features.
  2. Click View installed updates in the top of the left column.
  3. Rick-click the updated you want to uninstall and select uninstall.


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  1. maik says:

    I try to unstall it but when i do richt klick and uninstall it takes verry long time for just 1 update. I want to delete many updates. Can i just have the map with updates so i can delete all?

  2. Steven says:

    When I try this, I do not see uninstall and also right click does not work… I am administrator.
    Running vista SP1 64 bit.

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