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How to uninstall Hearts of Iron III from your computer

Hearts of Iron III is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It was coded for Windows by Paradox Development Studio. More data about Paradox Development Studio can be seen here. Please open if you want to read more on Hearts of Iron III on Paradox Development Studio's page. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steamapps\common\Hearts of Iron 3 directory. Keep in mind that this location can differ depending on the user's preference. The full command line for removing Hearts of Iron III is C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. hoi3.exe is the Hearts of Iron III's main executable file and it occupies approximately 120.00 KB (122880 bytes) on disk.

Hearts of Iron III is composed of the following executables which occupy 90.48 MB (94872912 bytes) on disk:

  • hoi3.exe (120.00 KB)
  • hoi3game.exe (14.90 MB)
  • dotnetfx.exe (22.42 MB)
  • NetFx64.exe (45.20 MB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (4.73 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (2.60 MB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (515.51 KB) to view all... Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you remove Hearts of Iron III.

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Hearts of Iron III.url

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Steam App 25890
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Paradox Interactive\Hearts of Iron III

A way to uninstall Hearts of Iron III from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hearts of Iron III is an application marketed by Paradox Development Studio. Some people try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is efortful because uninstalling this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE way to uninstall Hearts of Iron III is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Hearts of Iron III or simply click the Search field and type in "Hearts of Iron III". The Hearts of Iron III app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Hearts of Iron III in the list of programs, some data about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about Hearts of Iron III, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Hearts of Iron III:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\Steam\steam.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Hearts of Iron III.
Uninstall Hearts of Iron III

8. After removing Hearts of Iron III, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Hearts of Iron III which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Hearts of Iron III using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall Hearts of Iron III by Paradox Development Studio from your computer, we are not saying that Hearts of Iron III by Paradox Development Studio is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Hearts of Iron III supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 12:07:50.110