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How to uninstall HGTV Instant Makeover from your PC

This web page is about HGTV Instant Makeover for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was developed by Nova Development. Open here for more details on Nova Development. Please open if you want to read more on HGTV Instant Makeover on Nova Development's page. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for uninstalling HGTV Instant Makeover is MsiExec.exe /X{8EA053AE-DC8F-44C0-9090-DAB1D7F56831}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. The application's main executable file is titled runtime.exe and occupies 6.07 MB (6366488 bytes).

HGTV Instant Makeover contains of the executables below. They occupy 6.77 MB (7100976 bytes) on disk.

  • NovaLiveUpdate.exe (717.27 KB)
  • runtime.exe (6.07 MB)

The information on this page is only about version 1.00.0000 of HGTV Instant Makeover. You can find below a few links to other HGTV Instant Makeover releases:

Many files, folders and registry entries will not be removed when you want to remove HGTV Instant Makeover from your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall HGTV Instant Makeover from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover

The files below were left behind on your disk when you remove HGTV Instant Makeover:
  • C:\Program Files\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover\config.ini
  • C:\Program Files\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover\icon.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover\interface.skn
  • C:\Program Files\Nova Development\HGTV Instant Makeover\msvcp71.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6B808FDB-DD84-42DA-ABD3-86318F2AF3AB}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8EA053AE-DC8F-44C0-9090-DAB1D7F56831}

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{CD888B91-FB74-4DC6-AB82-3D676313E14B}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\hgtv.project\shell\Open\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6B808FDB-DD84-42DA-ABD3-86318F2AF3AB}\1.0\0\win32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6B808FDB-DD84-42DA-ABD3-86318F2AF3AB}\1.0\HELPDIR\

How to uninstall HGTV Instant Makeover with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

HGTV Instant Makeover is an application by the software company Nova Development. Some computer users want to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because doing this manually takes some skill related to PCs. The best SIMPLE way to uninstall HGTV Instant Makeover 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate HGTV Instant Makeover or simply activate the Search field and type in "HGTV Instant Makeover". If it exists on your system the HGTV Instant Makeover app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click HGTV Instant Makeover in the list , some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about HGTV Instant Makeover, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for HGTV Instant Makeover:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{8EA053AE-DC8F-44C0-9090-DAB1D7F56831}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove HGTV Instant Makeover.
Uninstall HGTV Instant Makeover

8. After removing HGTV Instant Makeover, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of HGTV Instant Makeover that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling HGTV Instant Makeover with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove HGTV Instant Makeover by Nova Development from your computer, we are not saying that HGTV Instant Makeover by Nova Development is not a good application for your PC. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove HGTV Instant Makeover supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-16 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-16 15:22:52.050