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A way to uninstall Hearts of Iron IV from your PC

Hearts of Iron IV is a software application. This page contains details on how to remove it from your computer. It was created for Windows by Paradox Development Studio. Further information on Paradox Development Studio can be seen here. You can read more about about Hearts of Iron IV at . Hearts of Iron IV is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Steam\steamapps\common\Hearts of Iron IV directory, subject to the user's option. C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe is the full command line if you want to remove Hearts of Iron IV. Hearts of Iron IV's main file takes about 505.84 KB (517976 bytes) and is called DXSETUP.exe.

The following executables are installed beside Hearts of Iron IV. They take about 42.02 MB (44059144 bytes) on disk.

  • hoi4.exe (23.15 MB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (505.84 KB)
  • vcredist_x64.exe (9.80 MB)
  • vcredist_x86.exe (8.57 MB)
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall Hearts of Iron IV.

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove Hearts of Iron IV:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steam\Hearts of Iron IV.url

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\Steam App 394360

How to delete Hearts of Iron IV using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Hearts of Iron IV is a program by the software company Paradox Development Studio. Some computer users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK way to remove Hearts of Iron IV 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, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

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

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Hearts of Iron IV or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Hearts of Iron IV". If it exists on your system the Hearts of Iron IV application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Hearts of Iron IV in the list of apps, the following information regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have regarding Hearts of Iron IV, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Hearts of Iron IV:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Steam\steam.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Hearts of Iron IV.
Uninstall Hearts of Iron IV

8. After uninstalling Hearts of Iron IV, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items of Hearts of Iron IV that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Hearts of Iron IV with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Hearts of Iron IV by Paradox Development Studio from your computer, we are not saying that Hearts of Iron IV by Paradox Development Studio is not a good application for your PC. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Hearts of Iron IV in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-09-03 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-03 20:08:58.047