Color Efex Pro 4 Color Efex Pro 4

How to uninstall Color Efex Pro 4 from your computer

Color Efex Pro 4 is a software application. This page is comprised of details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was developed by Nik Software, Inc.. You can find out more on Nik Software, Inc. or check for application updates here. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for Color Efex Pro 4 is C:\Program Files\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4\Uninstall Color Efex Pro 4.exe. Color Efex Pro 4's primary file takes around 26.81 MB (28113408 bytes) and its name is Color Efex Pro 4.exe.

The following executables are incorporated in Color Efex Pro 4. They occupy 44.68 MB (46854088 bytes) on disk.

  • Color Efex Pro 4.exe (17.33 MB)
  • Uninstall Color Efex Pro 4.exe (558.95 KB)
  • Color Efex Pro 4.exe (26.81 MB)

The current page applies to Color Efex Pro 4 version alone. For more Color Efex Pro 4 versions please click below:

If you are manually uninstalling Color Efex Pro 4 we advise you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove Color Efex Pro 4:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4\Color Efex Pro 4_log.txt
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4\ColorEfexPro4.cfg
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4\Favorites\Favorites_Filters.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4\Favorites\Favorites_Styles.xml
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Adobe\Lightroom\External Editor Presets\Color Efex Pro 4.lrtemplate

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Color Efex Pro 4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Nik Software\Color Efex Pro 4

A way to uninstall Color Efex Pro 4 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Color Efex Pro 4 is a program by Nik Software, Inc.. Some people try to erase this application. This is hard because doing this manually requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best QUICK practice to erase Color Efex Pro 4 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Color Efex Pro 4 or simply click the Search field and type in "Color Efex Pro 4". If it exists on your system the Color Efex Pro 4 program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Color Efex Pro 4 in the list of applications, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Color Efex Pro 4, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Color Efex Pro 4.
Uninstall Color Efex Pro 4

8. After removing Color Efex Pro 4, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Color Efex Pro 4 which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Color Efex Pro 4 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

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


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Color Efex Pro 4 by Nik Software, Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that Color Efex Pro 4 by Nik Software, Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Color Efex Pro 4 in case you want to. 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.

2016-06-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 07:48:05.620