DEV Home – This is the developer home page introduced in the Windows 11 update, designed to keep track of your created projects using custom widgets to monitor workload, connect to your GitHub account and repository.
If you are not involved in application development and programming and are a regular user, then this application will be superfluous in Windows 11, since the associated processes DevHome.exe and CoreWidgetProvider.exe can create a load on computer components such as the Processor, Memory and Video Card.
The fact is that Microsoft has made it impossible to uninstall the DEV Home application in Windows 11, but we will look at how to do this in this guide.
How to remove DEV Home on Windows 11
To remove DEV Home from Windows 11 and its associated processes DevHome.exe , CoreWidgetProvider.exe , run PowerShell as administrator and enter the below applet:
Get-AppxPackage *Microsoft.Windows.devhome* | Remove-AppxPackage
❗If you need to install DevHome, the application can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store .
If you have multiple accounts on your PC, you can remove the Dev Home application for all users. To do this, enter the following command in PowerShell:
Get-AppxPackage -AllUsers -PackageTypeFilter Bundle -Name “*Windows.DevHome*” | Remove-AppxPackage -AllUsers