Some time you need to hide some installed programs in your Control panel. So that if anyone can use your machine those programs will not be visible to them. It’s also good for security or privacy purpose.in this article I’ll cover two ways to hide these programs. First one is manually and second one is by using any third party tool.
You can hide programs in Programs and Features in Windows 10 manually. You just need to change some settings of your system. Follow the below described steps.
First open the “Run" window by pressing “Window key + R" and type “regedit.exe". this will lead to open the Registry of your system.
For 32 bit program go for following directory
For 64 bit program go for following directory
You can apply same steps which are mentioned below on any bit program
We’ll first hide the 32 bit program. For example we want to hide VLC media player.
After installing it in your system, open the program. It will then display you all the programs of your system. Then you can select any program and choose whether you want to hide or show the selected program.
So these are two ways. You can choose anyone of them which you find easy and reliable. Just follow above easy and simple steps and hide your programs from the list of installed programs.