How can I remove all the GAMES that come when you buy a new laptop?

The last time that I removed the games on another computer, she erased some items needed for other uses. I have the kids use games & would like to have the extra space.   I have a Toshiba 3GBSDRAM, 250GB HDD, thank you very much! Faith F

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Hello, faith

Please use the Forum for answers!

I'm moving your post on Gaming forum where you'll find a community better suited to answer your question.

Some manufacturers may include third-party games when you buy a new computer, these will have to be uninstalled separate of Windows games. You should be able to uninstall most of the applications, including games, in the section programs and features in Control Panel.

To access the programs and features, click Start and select Control Panel. In Control Panel, click programs and then programs and features. Third-party software, select the application you want to uninstall, and then click Uninstall just above the list.

To uninstall the games provided by Windows Vista, go to programs and features, and then click Turn Windows Features On or Off in spots on the left. You may be prompted for an administrator password or to continue. It can take a bit of the screen of Windows features to complete loading. In the Windows features page, clear the check box next to games and click OK. Windows may ask you to reboot after it's finished work.

Let us know if it helps or if you need further assistance.

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