How to Stop Windows 10’s Annoying Microsoft Office Ads

You might have downloaded the free (and excellent, by all reports) new operating system Windows 10. But if you did, you may have noticed that it would like to you buy or upgrade your Office suite. If you’d like it to stop urging you in that direction, read this PC World article. It gives you the info you need to stop being annoyed on a semi-regular basis.

From the article:

There are a few different ways you can disable the Get Office notifications. If you never plan to take advantage of the Office discounts available in the app, the scorched-earth approach gets the job done quickly. Simply open the Start menu’s All Apps list, right-click on the Get Office app, and select Uninstall. You’ll be asked to confirm the deletion; do so. Boom! Done.