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Hide Master ::: Installation Guide

General Information

Thank you for downloading Hide Master.

Do you play computer games at your workplace?

Do you worry that your boss may catch you unawares during playing?

Do you have to quickly close games, Internet browsers and messengers or reboot your system every time when somebody enters into a room?

Are you afraid to look through an adult content on your computer because your wife or girlfriend may catch you unawares?

We present to you Hide Master, the computer program which will help you to solve all problems described above. Hide Master is powerful but easy to use tool for hiding windows and programs. Hide Master was designed specially to provide comfortable relaxation and save your time. Now in case of unforeseen consequence you should only press Hotkey combination on the keyboard and all unwanted windows will be hidden. At a later time you will be able to return all hidden windows back to the desktop and continue your work or relaxation.

So if you are looking for fast, flexible and convenient way to hide windows / hide programs / hide applications, please try our product - it's exactly what you want!

Hide Master is safe and easy to install, and easy to use. In just a few minutes you will be able to use it and solve your problems.

For your convenience these guidelines was divided into two parts. First part is "Quick Start Guide" for experienced users. And the second one is more detailed guide designed for users who experience troubles during installation process. At the end of this document you will find various additional information which possibly will be interesting for you.

Quick Start Guide

1. Download the latest release of the product (installer file name is HideMaster_Setup.exe) and save it to your favorite download directory.
2. Find HideMaster_Setup.exe file and run it.
3. Please follow the installer instructions. If you want to launch Hide Master right away after the installation process, please check "Launch Hide Master" option after installation and click on the "Finish" button.
4. After installation you will find Hide Master menu in the Windows Start\Programs menu. You can launch Hide Master, view its help file and uninstall it from there.

Detailed Guide


1. Click on the link with product title in "Product Releases" section on our download page ( ).
2. Select your favorite download directory as directory for saving the downloading file. Also you can select any other directory from which it will be convenient for you to install Hide Master (c:\My Downloads, for example). Please do not modify the file name ( HideMaster_Setup.exe ).
3. Wait a moment until the file will be downloaded completely.

Start the Installation Process

1. We recommend you to login as administrator to avoid possible troubles.
2. Open the directory which you have used for saving downloaded file. You can use "Windows Explorer" program or "My Computer" folder from desktop to do it. Please find the HideMaster_Setup.exe file in the opened directory.
3. If you forgot directory or file name, please use file finding tool:
- click on the "Start" button (usually it is located in the bottom-left corner of the desktop)
- select "Find" item in the appeared menu
- click on "Files and Folders" item in the appeared submenu
- enter HideMaster_Setup.exe as a required file name and launch the search
- downloaded file ( HideMaster_Setup.exe ) should be in the search results
4. Run the HideMaster_Setup.exe file (double click on it).

Installation Process

1. Click on the "Next" button in the appeared window.
2. Please read the License Agreement and select "I accept the agreement" if you accept it. Click on the "Next" button.
3. Read the information in the new window and click on the "Next" button after reading.
4. Select the folder where you would like Hide Master to be installed. If you not sure in your choice, please keep the default value. Click on the "Next" button.
5. We recommend you not to modify the start menu folder name. Click on the "Next" button.
6. Please select options for desired additional tasks. Click on the "Next" button.
7. Check your previous choices in the appeared "Ready to Install" window. Click on the "Install" button if you are ready to install.
8. Wait for installation completion. Select "Launch Hide Master" option if you want to run Hide Master immediately. Click on the "Finish" button.
9. Please reboot your system if installer asks.

Launch the installed program

1. Click on the "Start" button. Select the "Programs" item in the appeared menu.
2. Find and select "Hide Master" item in the "Programs" submenu.
3. Click on the "Hide Master" item in the appeared submenu to launch the program.
4. Click on the "Hide Master Help" item to view help file.


1. Be sure that Hide Master is not running.
2. Click on the "Start" button. Select the "Programs" item in the appeared menu.
3. Find and select "Hide Master" item in the "Programs" submenu.
4. Click on the "Uninstall Hide Master" item in the appeared submenu to uninstall the program.
5. Click on the "Yes" button in the appeared window. The deinstallation process will begin.
6. During deinstallation you will be asked to visit our special online form with a deinstallation survey. Please fill in that form and tell us why you uninstall Hide Master and why you was unhappy with it. This will help us to make Hide Master better. If you don't want to help us, you may click on the "No" button.
7. Click on the "OK" button.

Additional Information

You will find a lot of resources for Hide Master users on our site ( ). Some of them are described below.

Online help and FAQ

Learn more about Hide Master using our online help and FAQ ( ).

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If you will encounter any problem during installation and evaluation, please contact our technical support at and describe your problem. Moreover you can send a message to our support directly from page on our site ( ).

Contact Information

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