Repairing Applications in Windows

If something is causing an application to crash, you can try a repair on the application before removing and reinstalling.

  1. In the bottom left, click the Search icon and type in Apps & features. Click to open.

  2. Scroll down to the application that you'd like to repair, click the application, and click Modify.

  3. This will open a new window asking how you would like to proceed. *NOTE - This screen is different for every application that you can repair.*
    You will need to select the option labeled Repair and follow the prompts.

    Here are a few examples of the screen that you may see:

    Example 1:

    Example 2:

    Example 3:

  4. Selecting the wrong option can remove the application from the computer. Please read the prompts carefully before selecting and confirming options.

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Owner:Larissa H.Group:UW Stout
Created:2018-10-08 13:39 CDTUpdated:2018-11-28 10:58 CDT
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