Windows 10: can i delete cortana from system? Solved

  1.    27 Feb 2017 #1

    can i delete cortana from system?


    I have wise 365 pro which allows me to delete certain programs including Cortana. I don't use it at all and is a waste of resource
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  2. Posts : 28,535
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17650
       27 Feb 2017 #2

    Hello Pathfinder,

    If you like, you could disable Cortana.

    Cortana - Enable or Disable in Windows 10
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  3.    27 Feb 2017 #3

    hi bro..i didn't click that link because I already have a small program that disables it permanently. thx anyways..so I shouldn't delete it right?
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  4. Posts : 28,535
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17650
       27 Feb 2017 #4

    There's no need to try and delete or uninstall Cortana since it's easy to disable without the need of 3rd party programs.

    Trying to do so would most likely cause unknown issues.
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  5.    27 Feb 2017 #5

    I will follow your advice and leave it be then. before I got this pc, I kept hearing of how Cortana learns of your activities and sends spy like data to Microsoft..thats why I distrust Cortana.
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  6. Posts : 28,535
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 17650
       27 Feb 2017 #6

    It's true that Cortana learns of your habits and such so that it can better perform as your personal assistant.

    Luckily, it's easy to disable if one doesn't want to use this feature.
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  7.    28 Feb 2017 #7

    Brink said: View Post
    It's true that Cortana learns of your habits and such so that it can better perform as your personal assistant.

    Luckily, it's easy to disable if one doesn't want to use this feature.
    thank you, cheers bro
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