How to install or uninstall Microsoft Paint
Below are steps on how you can install or uninstall Microsoft Paint (MSPaint).
- Open the Control Panel.
- Double-click Add Remove Programs.
- Click the Windows Setup Tab
- Double-click the Accessories icon and check or uncheck paint depending on if you want to install or uninstall it.
When prompted for a diskette, insert your Windows CD or try pointing to "C:\windows\options\cabs" (depending on how Windows was installed on your computer this directory may not exist). If this directory does not exist on your hard drive you need your CD.
Notice: Computer Hope cannot and will not supply any user with mspaint via download or e-mail. If you have a legal copy of Windows and have lost your CD, it is recommended you contact the manufacturer of your computer or Microsoft for a new CD. There are also dozens of free paint and other image editors available for download.