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A way to uninstall Citavi 5 from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to remove Citavi 5 for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Swiss Academic Software. Go over here for more information on Swiss Academic Software. Click on to get more information about Citavi 5 on Swiss Academic Software's website. The application is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Citavi 5 folder. Take into account that this location can vary depending on the user's preference. The full command line for uninstalling Citavi 5 is MsiExec.exe /I{7EB278FB-0C3C-445E-8665-4A6CDD9B794E}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. Citavi 5 's main file takes around 7.95 MB (8333288 bytes) and is named Citavi.exe.

Citavi 5 is comprised of the following executables which take 9.73 MB (10201730 bytes) on disk:

  • BackupHelper.exe (12.50 KB)
  • Citavi DBServer Manager.exe (682.98 KB)
  • Citavi.exe (7.95 MB)
  • fxc.exe (93.60 KB)
  • SQL Server Express for Citavi Setup.exe (167.48 KB)
  • sqlite3.exe (555.64 KB)
  • ChromePickerBroker.exe (210.98 KB)
  • IEPickerBroker.exe (101.48 KB) to view all...

This info is about Citavi 5 version alone. Click on the links below for other Citavi 5 versions: to view all...

A way to uninstall Citavi 5 with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Citavi 5 is an application by the software company Swiss Academic Software. Some computer users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some experience regarding PCs. One of the best EASY practice to remove Citavi 5 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around tool to clean your Windows computer.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Citavi 5 or simply click the Search field and type in "Citavi 5 ". The Citavi 5 application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click Citavi 5 in the list of programs, some information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Citavi 5 , from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Citavi 5 :

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{7EB278FB-0C3C-445E-8665-4A6CDD9B794E}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Citavi 5 .
Uninstall Citavi 5

8. After uninstalling Citavi 5 , Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Citavi 5 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling Citavi 5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.



This page is not a recommendation to remove Citavi 5 by Swiss Academic Software from your PC, we are not saying that Citavi 5 by Swiss Academic Software is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Citavi 5 in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-03-02 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-03-02 06:14:43.020