In previous versions of Windows I believe Paint could be disabled in
Programs and Features->Turn Windows features on or off, however in Windows 10 I don't see Paint in there.
How do I get this piece of software off my computer?
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You could rename / remove mspaint.exe from C:\Windows\System32 When you open a file extension linked to MSPaint it will throw an error message and you will be asked to chose a new default program.
Or you could just link the file extensions you want to your editor of choice: right-click file, select Open With and tick 'always open with this program') mspaint.exe is like 5MB so it's not taking up much space.
I know this is an old post, but since Windows 10 20H1 (2004) it's possible to uninstall the classic Paint. The steps are: