How to easily uninstall and delete Among Us

Find out how you can completely uninstall Among Us!

Updated on Mar 09, 2024
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How to easily uninstall and delete Among Us

How to uninstall Among Us easily on PC!

In the following guide, we will explore the different options you have to uninstall Among Us and delete the game from your storage. There is no need for manual uninstallation in most cases because the game is available via the different game stores for computer users.

How to uninstall Among Us using the Control Panel on Windows operating system

This is probably the easiest method to completely uninstall Among Us, you could get because you don’t have to start any third party uninstaller or log in to your Steam or other accounts. This removes Among Us for all users, and it also removes the registry key and the game folder from your device.

  1. Click on the Start menu (or press the Windows button on the keyboard).
  2. Click on the Settings (gearwheel icon).
  3. Select the Apps menu
  4. Use the search bar to find Among Us.
  5. Click on Uninstall.


How to uninstall Among Us using Steam

Among Us is available in the Steam store, and since it's a game you must buy, you can't permanently remove it from your game library. These are the detailed instructions to remove Among Us from your hard disk.

  1. Open the Steam Launcher on your PC.
  2. Go to the Library page.
  3. Find Among Us on the list on the left side of the screen (or use the search bar) and right-click it for more options.
  4. In the pop-up menu, select “Manage.”
  5. In the following menu, click Uninstall button.
  6. Confirm your choice, and Steam does a perfect job removing the game.
  7. You can check the installation folder at Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common and delete any remaining files after removing the game.


How to uninstall Among Us on Windows PC using Epic Games Launcher

Epic Games also has Among Us in its store, and if you were lucky, you may have got it for free. Nonetheless, if you got bored of the game, these easy steps can help remove the installed game from your hard drive.

  1. Open Epic Games Launcher.
  2. Visit the Library.
  3. Select Among Us from the list, click on the “…” button, and select Uninstall.
  4. After the uninstallation is done, you may have to check the install directory for any files left behind to completely uninstall the game.


How to uninstall Among Us on Windows PC using the Xbox App

With the Microsoft Xbox Game Pass, you can play Among Us for free. If you want to remove the game files from your operating system, follow these steps.

  1. Launch the Xbox app (the easiest way is to click on the search button next to the start menu and start typing Xbox).
  2. Since you've already added the game, it should appear on the left of the screen, under the menu.
  3. When you hover your mouse over the game's icon, three dots appear and click on them.
  4. The little trashcan icon indicates the button you must click to start uninstalling Among Us completely.


How to completely delete your Among Us data?

If you want to start fresh or just reset your stats, there is a way to do it. These steps show you how to delete the value data of Among Us, which means you can restart your progress from scratch. Doing this results in data deletion, so be careful and do it if you want the game totally uninstalled.

  1. Launch the game (on any platforms you're playing it at):
  2. Enter the Settings menu (gearwheel icon).
  3. Click on the Data tab.
  4. Select the Manage Data Collection button.
  5. A browser window opens with the Unity games website. You need to scroll to the bottom of the page.
  6. Enter the email address you used to register for the game.
  7. If you want to opt out and delete your data, you need to check the field and click the button at the lowest part of the website.
  8. Once this is done, the game can be uninstalled using one of the methods listed above.



The above methods show the best ways to remove Among Us without you having to fool around in system settings or the Windows registry. These are all straightforward and very similar to the steps we've covered in our guide on uninstalling Albion Online. As for the other editions of the game, the Google Play Store offers a straightforward solution for installing and uninstalling. Once uninstalled, Among Us can be easily installed again.

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