DirectX Happy Uninstall

DirectX Happy Uninstall

Average User Rating:
3.5
out of 11 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.25
  • Total Downloads:
    148,626
  • Date Added:
    May 25, 2014
  • File Size:
    30.64MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    142
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

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2 stars

"This won't do what you need it for for free!"

October 18, 2012  |  By jopeeps

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 5.9

Pros

If you feel like paying $20 for something you will only use once (only if you use pc games and an antivirus or improvement software deleted one of the base files for Directx/a base file was deleted or corrupted. There's no other than this program works.

Cons

It makes it seem like it's doing an impossible job when the function it's performing can be done by using the "Run" function of your main toolbar or command prompt. The "free" trial is literally just looking at what the program would do if you payed them, no functionality or use. If you're not using this to uninstall then reinstall DirectX to get a game browser (steam etc.) then there's no real reason to mess with it let alone remove it from your computer unless you know what you're doing and if you did you wouldn't be on cnet looking for an uninstaller.

Summary

Basically just another programing company dedicated to making money off people who don't know much about a DirectX and making false claims of a free trial. To be fair it does have the potential to do the job but only if you feed the program $20 just to make it functional. The main reason they do this is because the chances of having to uninstall and reinstall DirectX more than once is miniscule if not borderline impossible, so if a free trial was given out people would use it once it'd be difficult for them to profit which is fairly understandable since they went through the effort to make the program. But honestly (and all of this is in my opinion and information that I have personally discovered and researched)for something that could be done with free programs or even a friend with decent knowledge of video and audio drivers and plugins, it doesn't seem worth the effort especially since chances are you will only use this once or twice making your $20 seem rather badly spent. This review is important to consider since it appears that a majority literally say "I never tried it but I'll give it 5 stars" so I think it's fair that people considering buying/downloading this product know the facts before making a decision. Have a good day!

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1 stars

"Useless for what you downloaded it to do"

May 13, 2010  |  By kluelos

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 5.1

Pros

I guess the i/f is pretty

Cons

There is no trial. If you don't buy it, it won't uninstall Directx.
That's almost certainly what you wanted to do with it. Calling it shareware, or try-before-you-buy or anything else except paid commercial software is just dishonest.

Summary

If you don't buy it, it's a waste of time. No way to tell if it works or not until/unless you pay. CNet should pull it from download.com because it's commercial software.

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5 stars

"HAPPILY UNINSTALLED IT"

March 21, 2010  |  By johnniedoo

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 5.02

Pros

It had good poteitial from its own ads, i never gave it much of a chance. it had a nice logo and icon

Cons

they wanted $20 for it I dont need sometihng like this , let alone have to pay that much for it.

Summary

It cost and it isnt necessary for me to manage what they claimed i must do . i can handle direct x very easily , the program made it seem as if it was going to perform all kinds of secret hard work and only charge me twenty bucks. i do what i need and it isnt very complicated . i dont need it, not yet.

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2 stars

"Why uninstall Direct X ?"

December 20, 2008  |  By Zane77

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 4.16

Pros

There is nothing to like.

Cons

Direct X is a necessary driver used for playing games. So if you uninstall Direct X you would have to reinstall Direct X to play games. Direct X can be downloaded from microsoft.com .

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5 stars

"oh very good"

April 28, 2008  |  By art03123

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 4.1

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3 stars

"Since when is Direct X a bad componant?"

November 13, 2007  |  By Zane77

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 3.96

Pros

What pros?

Cons

If you uninstall direct x from your computer you will not be able to play a lot of games. So you would have to reinstall direct x so I see no reason to uninstall direct x.

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4 stars

"needs a wizard to help reinstall DirectX 9 & above"

October 19, 2007  |  By Downloader Junkie

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 3.96

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5 stars

"^^"

July 02, 2007  |  By ching1314

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 3.95

Pros

^^

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3 stars

"Use?"

August 12, 2006  |  By godsmurf2005

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 3.87

Pros

Uninstalls DirectX (i guess)?

Cons

How often do you have to do that, and why would anyone buy it?

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4 stars

"Useful?"

June 10, 2006  |  By Devon321

 |  Version: DirectX Happy Uninstall 3.86

Pros

I gave a 4-star because maybe to some people this has a use. But I do not understand.

Cons

Games basically will not work after. Slows start-up time. What is the purpose? Direct-x is a good thing.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 6.25
Version 6.25 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.
General
Publisher Superfox Studio
Publisher web site http://www.superfoxs.com
Release Date May 15, 2014
Date Added May 25, 2014
Version 6.25
Category
Category Utilities & Operating Systems
Subcategory Uninstallers
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows 7, Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8, Windows Vista
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 30.64MB
File Name dhu.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 148,626
Downloads Last Week 142
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Limited functionality
Price $19.95

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