How Can I Uninstall H&R Block Software?

If you no longer want the H&R Block Software installed on your computer, you can uninstall it for your Windows or Mac operating system.

Before you remove the H&R Block Software from your computer:

  • Make sure you disable any antivirus software you might have running.
  • Back up your tax return data file to a backup location or USB drive.

How to Remove H&R Block Software on Windows or Mac

Here’s how to uninstall your H&R Block Software on a Windows computer:

  1. Save your return, then close the H&R Block Software and any other programs you might have open.
  2. Press and hold down the Windows Key on your keyboard, then press R. A Run window will open.
  3. In the search box, type Control Panel.
  4. Under Programs, click Uninstall a program. If you see Programs and Features, choose this option.
  5. In the list of programs installed on your computer, find the H&R Block program you want to uninstall.
  6. Highlight the H&R Block Software, then click Uninstall.
  7. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the uninstall process.
  8. If you have any state programs installed, follow steps 5-7 to completely uninstall all H&R Block Software.

Here’s how to uninstall your H&R Block Software on a Mac computer:

  1. Double click the Finder icon on the dock.
  2. Choose Applications.
  3. In the list of applications installed, find the H&R Block Software you want to remove.
  4. Drag the H&R Block icon into the trash.

Your H&R Block Tax Software should now be uninstalled.

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