Uninstall Thunderbird From Windows 10
Once you are done with Thunderbird, you can uninstall it from your system. This section guides you through on uninstalling Thunderbird from Windows 10.
There are 3 stages:
- Uninstall the program.
- Clean the app data.
- Clean your email data.
The first thing to do is to uninstall Thunderbird program.
Close Running Thunderbird
Before starting, you should close any running Thunderbird from your system.
Goto Add or Remove Program
Now we need to open the add/remove program interface. To do that:
- Head to
Add or Remove Programs.
Search for Thunderbird and proceed with the uninstallation.
Clean the App Data
The next thing after the program uninstallation is to clean up the persistent app data.
Open App Data Directory
First thing to do is to open a
File Explorer and type
%APPDATA%. Press ENTER
When opened, you will see that you are now located at
Then, immediately delete the
Thunderbird folder and its contents.
Goto App Data Directory
Then, move 1 level up by selecting
Once there, select
Local directory. There is a
Thunderbird directory in it.
You can proceed to delete it.
Delete Your Data Directory
Lastly, you can head over to your data directory (e.g.
delete all of them. Once done, you had cleanly uninstall Thunderbird from this