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A guide to uninstall Houdini Engine from your computer

Houdini Engine is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Side Effects Software. More data about Side Effects Software can be seen here. Click on to get more details about Houdini Engine on Side Effects Software's website. The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Side Effects Software\Houdini Engine folder. Keep in mind that this path can vary depending on the user's decision. The full command line for removing Houdini Engine is C:\Program Files\Side Effects Software\Houdini Engine\Uninstall Houdini.exe. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for admin rights. Uninstall Houdini.exe is the Houdini Engine's main executable file and it takes around 163.64 KB (167564 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with Houdini Engine They occupy about 4.56 MB (4785292 bytes) on disk.

  • Uninstall Houdini.exe (163.64 KB)
  • python2.6.exe (26.50 KB)
  • wininst-6.0.exe (60.00 KB)
  • wininst-7.1.exe (64.00 KB)
  • wininst-8.0.exe (60.00 KB)
  • wininst-9.0-amd64.exe (218.50 KB)
  • wininst-9.0.exe (191.50 KB)
  • cli.exe (7.00 KB)
  • gui.exe (7.00 KB)
  • pyside-lupdate.exe (141.50 KB)
  • pyside-rcc.exe (54.00 KB)
  • shiboken.exe (1.38 MB)
  • python2.7.exe (26.50 KB)
  • pyside-lupdate.exe (141.50 KB)
  • pyside-rcc.exe (54.00 KB)
  • shiboken.exe (1.38 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Houdini Engine

How to remove Houdini Engine from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Houdini Engine is a program offered by the software company Side Effects Software. Sometimes, people choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be troublesome because uninstalling this by hand requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Houdini Engine 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 PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate Houdini Engine or simply click the Search field and type in "Houdini Engine". If it exists on your system the Houdini Engine program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Houdini Engine in the list of apps, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other people have about Houdini Engine, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Houdini Engine

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\Side Effects Software\Houdini Engine\Uninstall Houdini.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Houdini Engine
Uninstall Houdini Engine

8. After removing Houdini Engine, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Houdini Engine which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Houdini Engine with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Houdini Engine by Side Effects Software from your PC, nor are we saying that Houdini Engine by Side Effects Software is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Houdini Engine in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-05-28 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-05-28 10:17:05.663