Hardcore Hardcore

A way to uninstall Hardcore from your system

This web page is about Hardcore for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Image-Line. More info about Image-Line can be seen here. Usually the Hardcore program is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full uninstall command line for Hardcore is C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\uninstall.exe. Hardcore's primary file takes about 1.20 MB (1253376 bytes) and its name is Hardcore.exe.

Hardcore is composed of the following executables which take 1.45 MB (1517188 bytes) on disk:

  • Hardcore.exe (1.20 MB)
  • Uninstall.exe (257.63 KB)
If you are manually uninstalling Hardcore we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Plugins\Fruity\Effects\Hardcore
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Image-Line\Hardcore

The files below were left behind on your disk by Hardcore's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Channel presets\TS404\Happy Hardcore Bass Arpeggiator 2.fst
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Channel presets\TS404\Happy Hardcore Bass Arpeggiator 3.fst
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Channel presets\TS404\Happy Hardcore Bass Arpeggiator.fst
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Plugin database\Effects\Amp\Distortion\Hardcore.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Plugin database\Effects\Amp\Distortion\Hardcore.fst
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Data\Patches\Plugin database\Effects\Amp\Distortion\Hardcore.nfo
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\Plugins\Fruity\Effects\Hardcore\Hardcore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\FL Studio 9\System\Config\Thumbnails\Hardcore.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\about.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\bkg_main.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\btn_check.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\btn_next_preset.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\btn_prev_preset.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\btn_register.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\check_lamp.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\eq_bypass.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\eq_fader.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_chorus.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_compressor.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_delay.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_dist_model_a.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_EQ.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_flanger.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_modulator.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_noisegate.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_phaser.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Gfx\Pedal_reverb.tga
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Hardcore.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Hardcore.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Hardcore.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\80s lead.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\AC-DC Rhythm FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Alien Surfing Lead.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Alien Surfing rhythm.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Arpeggio Mode FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Ballad Clean FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Banjo Like.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Blues Rock Boogie.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Bluesy Rythem.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Classic Rock Crunch.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Crunch Concert FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Crunchy FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Dark Model E FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Dark Stoner FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Deathmetal's Friend 2.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Deathmetal's Friend.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Dreamy FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\finger pick'n good.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Firey Eruption Auto-pan.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Firey Eruption.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Flange me Silly 2.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Flange me Silly.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Flange Solo FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Fried FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Funky FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Fuzz-ish.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Fuzzy Model C FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Fuzzy Model D FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Fuzzy Model E FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Garage band Practice.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Hard Rock Melody FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Hot AC-30 FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\I cracked my Tube!.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Ice Cold Bouncy.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Insanity Train.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Jangly Fender FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Jet-Flange FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Kick my Fender amp.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Loud Speaker Overdrive.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Marsh MD15.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Melting mist.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Mic'd Accoustic guitar start point.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Modern metal.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Money for nuthin.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\more then a feeling.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Music at work.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Pocket Rocker FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Post Effects Proccessing Start.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Rock Bass FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Rockabilly FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Rockin' in a chopper.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Rotary-Like FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Screamer FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Skooped FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Slap-Bass Chorus FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Solid FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Southern small amp.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Spread FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Too Effected FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Total Tube FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\True Sultan.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Under Water FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Wobbly Kurt FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Presets\Worn Tape FG.hdprg
  • C:\Program Files\Image-Line\Hardcore\Uninstall.exe
  • C:\Program Files\VstPlugins\Hardcore.dll
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Image-Line\Hardcore\Hardcore.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Image-Line\Hardcore\Uninstall.lnk

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Image-Line\Hardcore
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Image-Line\Hardcore
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Hardcore

A way to remove Hardcore from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hardcore is a program by Image-Line. Some people choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this by hand takes some knowledge related to PCs. The best EASY practice to uninstall Hardcore is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Hardcore or simply activate the Search field and type in "Hardcore". The Hardcore application will be found very quickly. After you click Hardcore in the list of apps, some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Hardcore, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Hardcore.
Uninstall Hardcore

8. After removing Hardcore, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Hardcore that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Hardcore with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Hardcore by Image-Line from your PC, we are not saying that Hardcore by Image-Line is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Hardcore in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 02:50:33.100