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Your Windows 10 PC can’t escape the PC Health Check app

If your computer is still running Windows 10, Microsoft may send you the app PC Health Check, whether you want to install it or not as some users say the app will reinstall after running Windows Update.

Windows 10 computers with the KB5005463 update see the PC Health Check application installed on their computer, even if they have already uninstalled it. Which means that it appears that Microsoft is forcing the app onto Windows 10 users, perhaps as a way to pressure more people to install Windows 11.

The PC Health Check application is designed to perform various troubleshooting and maintenance tasks, but its main purpose is to check if a PC meets the requirements to install Windows 11. So once someone has gone through the process and decided It is not going to upgrade to Windows 11, it makes sense to remove it.

Fortunately, Microsoft says that you can uninstall the PC Health Check app through Settings. However, readers inform BleepingComputer that the app is reinstalled when they check for updates on their computer, forcing them to uninstall it multiple times.

Of course, it is entirely possible to leave the application installed and close it, but some people don’t like the idea of ​​Microsoft imposing an application on them. BleepingComputer found a method to block the installation of the app using some registry settings , but this may be too complicated for some users.

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