Paradox Paradox

A way to uninstall Paradox from your computer

You can find below detailed information on how to remove Paradox for Windows. It is written by Corel Corporation. More info about Corel Corporation can be read here. Please follow if you want to read more on Paradox on Corel Corporation's website. The program is often found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Paradox folder (same installation drive as Windows). You can uninstall Paradox by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{B568643E-076D-48A2-B5C3-7F0144D668D8}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is named pdxwin32.exe and occupies 537.35 KB (550248 bytes).

The executable files below are installed alongside Paradox. They take about 2.95 MB (3090016 bytes) on disk.

  • CdrConv.exe (1.23 MB)
  • cws.exe (245.35 KB)
  • PdxRegCl.exe (53.35 KB)
  • pdxwin32.exe (537.35 KB)
  • PrintServer110.exe (261.43 KB)
  • UA110.exe (169.41 KB)
  • Uninst.exe (489.28 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Paradox version 11.4 alone. For other Paradox versions please click below:

Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you uninstall Paradox.

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Borland\Database Engine\Settings\DRIVERS\PARADOX
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\Setup\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\Setup\WordPerfect Suite\11\Migrate\SOFTWARE\Corel\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\User Assistant\11\Applications\DE\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\User Assistant\11\Applications\en\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Corel\User Assistant\11\Recent Work\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\Engines\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 3.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 4.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 5.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 7.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Borland\Database Engine\Settings\DRIVERS\PARADOX
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Corel\Setup\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\Engines\Paradox
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 3.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 4.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 5.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Jet\4.0\ISAM Formats\Paradox 7.x
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ODBC\ODBCINST.INI\Driver do Microsoft Paradox (*.db )
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ODBC\ODBCINST.INI\Microsoft Paradox Driver (*.db )
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\ODBC\ODBCINST.INI\Microsoft Paradox-Treiber (*.db )

Additional values that you should clean:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Paradox\Programs\pdxwin32.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files (x86)\Paradox\Programs\UA110.exe

How to erase Paradox from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Paradox is a program released by Corel Corporation. Frequently, computer users try to remove this application. This is efortful because removing this by hand takes some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY solution to remove Paradox 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find Paradox or simply click the Search feature and type in "Paradox". If it is installed on your PC the Paradox app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Paradox in the list of apps, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about Paradox, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Paradox:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{B568643E-076D-48A2-B5C3-7F0144D668D8}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Paradox.
Uninstall Paradox

8. After removing Paradox, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Paradox that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Paradox using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
Software Application


This page is not a recommendation to remove Paradox by Corel Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that Paradox by Corel Corporation is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Paradox supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-22 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 02:55:48.170