Remove & Uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1 Completely from Windows

Do you have trouble in completely uninstalling Hide My Folders 2.1 from your system? Are you looking for an effective solution to thoroughly get rid of it off the computer? Do not worry! You came to the right place, and you will be able to uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1 without any difficulty.

Hide My Folders 2.1 Hide My Folders 2.1 Advanced software that hides your folders and makes it accessible only for you.

In our age of rapidly developing new technologies it?s very important to keep in secure the private data. Eltima Software has developed a solution to protect your files and folders from other people and to hide the folder and files containing confidential data. Move your private files out of sight with Hide My Folders. It is a new security tool which allows you to hide confidential files/folders and ensure visibility only for you and no one else. The files which are hidden with its help are definitely secured from viewing, accessing and searching and only you know that they exist in your system. It makes no difference how you access to computer either over local network, internet or directly, in any case the file stays still hidden until you unhide it and nobody even administrator wouldn?t see it. So you will be the only person who can see and access your private info. Such behavior is achieved by low-level file access which is reliable and fail-safe. As an extra feature you may apply password for Hide My Folders launch and employ hiding in Safe Mode. In order to hide files with specific names and extensions Hide My Folders offers advanced pattern-matching approach. By specifying special string as a mask you may hide a group of files that comply with it. For instance, *.doc would hide all MS Word files. This is convenient and useful option to hide some files in a directory or on your hard drive, while leaving other files visible. As a security measure it is impossible to hide system critical files. This foolproof feature ensures stability and guarantees that nobody could glitch your system with Hide My Folder use. Easy-to-use and intuitive interface lets you hide/unhide your files and folders with one click and built-in Explorer allows you to open files for preview directly from Hide My Folder. Just try it and you will forget to worry over personal data security.

Advanced software that hides your folders and makes it accessible only for you.

However, many users have difficulties and problems away from the computer. Below we have listed possible problems when uninstalling Hide My Folders 2.1. If you also have this problem, you can find a useful solution for this.

It seems that there are many users who have difficulty in uninstalling software like Hide My Folders 2.1 from the system. And some of them get into trouble when uninstalling the software, and some of them can uninstall the software, but to get problems after removal. Some possible problems that people run into:

  • Hide My Folders 2.1 does not work as good as you thought.
  • Hide My Folders 2.1 can not be uninstalled
  • Hide My Folders 2.1 can not be completely uninstall and removed
  • Hide My Folders 2.1 or other similar software can not be installed or updated again on the computer
  • The computer system runs much slower after Hide My Folders 2.1 is uninstalled

Causes of the above problems :

  • Hide My Folders 2.1 does not appear in the program list of Add/Remove Programs
  • The uninstaller of Hide My Folders 2.1 can not completely remove all associated files
  • There is some software that is not compatible with Hide My Folders 2.1
  • There are many remnants left in the registry and hard drive
  • The .dll, .sys or other files shared with other software are deleted

Manually Uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1 with Windows Add/Remove Programs.

Windows "Add/Remove Programs" offers users a way to uninstall the program, and each Operating system has a "Add/Remove programs" function.

  • Click "Start menu" and run "Control Panel".
  • Locate Hide My Folders 2.1 (or Eltima Security Software) and click "Change/Remove" to uninstall the program.
  • Follow the uninstall wizard and uninstall the program.
Uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1
Manually Uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1 with Build-in Uninstaller.

Most computer programs are installed with its build-in uninstaller that can also help uninstall the program.

  • Click Start menu and move your mouse to All Programs.
  • Find Search Hide My Folders 2.1 folder and click on its Uninstaller.
  • Follow its uninstaller and uninstall the program.

To run its uninstaller, you can also

  • Go to the folder where the program is installed.
  • Locate its uninstaller usually named as unins000.exe or uninstall.exe
  • Double click on its uninstaller and follow it to uninstall the program.

Please know that Windows "Add/Remove Programs" and its build-in uninstaller can remove only the main executable program files, but not all program files and components. Some invalid files can be left in the registry and folders. To completely uninstall Hide My Folders 2.1, you need to get rid of these remnants, otherwise, it will slow down your computer and block the installation of other incompatible programs.

To thoroughly delete its files, please follow the steps:

  • Run Registry Editor
  • Find and delete all registry entries of the program in HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Eltima Security Software\, HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Eltima Security Software\ and HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run\
  • Find and delete all files of the program in system folders C:\Program Files\Eltima Security Software\, C:\Document and Settings\All Users\Application Data\Eltima Security Software\ and C:\Documents and Settings\%USER%\Application Data\Eltima Security Software\.

NOTE: We recommend only for advanced computer users, manually edit the registry and remove Hide My Folders because deleting any single registry error leads to a serious problem or even a system crash.