This article will help you stop Microsoft Teams from opening automatically on Windows 11. Microsoft Teams is an important feature in Windows 11. That’s why you will find your Microsoft Teams will automatically launch while you launch your Windows 11. For some users, Microsoft Teams is a useless feature or they just don’t want to launch any apps when they start their system. So, they want to stop Microsoft Teams from opening automatically. In fact, it’s very easy. Just keep reading the following introductions.
Just Stop Microsoft Teams from Starting Automatically
If you just wan to disable the automatic start of Microsoft Teams while loading the system, you can stop this behavior.
Step 1 Open the Microsoft Teams Personal app on Windows 11
Click on start menu and search for Microsoft Teams and then open Microsoft Teams. Or directly click on the icon on your taskbar if the Microsoft Teams icon is pined on your taskbar.
Click Open Microsoft Teams at the bottom of the Microsoft Teams window.
Step 2 Stop Microsoft Teams Auto-start on Windows 11
Click on three-dot menu and then select Settings from the menu.
Locate to General settings and uncheck the box for Auto-start Teams.
After doing the two steps above, your Microsoft Teams will no longer open automatically on Windows 11. If you not only want to stop Microsoft Teams from opening automatically while loading your system but also want to totally uninstall this Microsoft Teams app. Then, go to the following guide.
Uninstall Microsoft Teams from Taskbar
In order to improve Windows 11 experience, Microsoft preinstalled Microsoft Teams on all Windows 11. But for some windows 11 users, it is a useless app for them and they don’t want to launch Microsoft Teams app when launching their Windows 11 system to slow down the startup of Windows 11.
Step 1 Locate to Microsoft Teams on Windows 11
Press Windows + i keys to open Settings windows and then select the App.
Select Apps and Features, search for Microsoft Teams.
Step 2 Uninstall Microsoft Teams from Windows 11
Click the three-dot menu at the right of the Microsoft Teams app and click Uninstall. Then, click Uninstall in the confirmation prompt to uninstall Microsoft Teams completely.
Now, your Microsoft Teams will not open automatically along with your Windows 11 load. If there are any other unwanted apps on your windows 11, you can also uninstall them just like uninstalling Microsoft Teams from your Windows 11 by the above steps.