Magento has many different modules included by default. These modules extend and enhance the functionality of your Magento site. Should you decide that you do not want to have the functionality of one or more modules, you can disable it from within your admin dashboard. The instructions below will guide you on how to disable modules in your Magento site.
Disabling Modules in Magento
Log into your Magento admin dashboard.
Next, click on the Stores option from the left-hand sidebar menu.
Click on the Configuration option.
Select Advanced from the Advanced category.
Locate the module you want to disable and select Disable.
Click on the Save Config button to save the changes.
The selected module will appear in teh module list as ‘Disabled.’