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A way to uninstall Stranglehold from your system

Stranglehold is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. The Windows version was developed by Midway Home Entertainment Inc.. Go over here where you can find out more on Midway Home Entertainment Inc.. Detailed information about Stranglehold can be seen at . The program is frequently located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Midway Home Entertainment\Stranglehold directory. Take into account that this location can differ depending on the user's decision. Stranglehold's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{86EDEF11-EFE4-46CB-8B08-9CBD4A936B1F}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly. Stranglehold's main file takes about 445.72 KB (456416 bytes) and its name is setup.exe.

Stranglehold contains of the executables below. They take 445.72 KB (456416 bytes) on disk.

  • setup.exe (445.72 KB)

The current web page applies to Stranglehold version 1.00.0000 only. Stranglehold has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Stranglehold:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Midway Home Entertainment\Stranglehold
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Midway\Stranglehold

Files remaining:
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Games\Stranglehold.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Midway\Stranglehold\Cache\cache.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Midway\Stranglehold\dftm.dat
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Local\Midway\Stranglehold\dfts.dat

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\RETAIL-STRANGLEHOLD.EXE46E3586A0114F518

How to delete Stranglehold with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Stranglehold is an application by Midway Home Entertainment Inc.. Some users try to erase this program. This can be hard because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best QUICK approach to erase Stranglehold 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Stranglehold or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Stranglehold". If it exists on your system the Stranglehold program will be found automatically. Notice that after you select Stranglehold in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Stranglehold, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Stranglehold:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{86EDEF11-EFE4-46CB-8B08-9CBD4A936B1F}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Stranglehold.
Uninstall Stranglehold

8. After uninstalling Stranglehold, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong Stranglehold which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing Stranglehold with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Stranglehold by Midway Home Entertainment Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Stranglehold by Midway Home Entertainment Inc. is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Stranglehold 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.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 18:48:34.363