Sound Blaster Z-Series Sound Blaster Z-Series

A guide to uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series from your system

Sound Blaster Z-Series is a Windows program. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Creative Technology Limited. More info about Creative Technology Limited can be read here. Click on to get more details about Sound Blaster Z-Series on Creative Technology Limited's website. Sound Blaster Z-Series is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Creative\Sound Blaster Z-Series folder, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. Sound Blaster Z-Series's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{B2C527EF-4F7B-405A-ADB4-89B432891FF2}. The program's main executable file is called SBZ.exe and its approximative size is 856.50 KB (877056 bytes).

The following executables are incorporated in Sound Blaster Z-Series. They take 2.76 MB (2896168 bytes) on disk.

  • Setup.exe (31.50 KB)
  • AddCat.exe (41.50 KB)
  • CtHSvc64.EXE (118.50 KB)
  • CtEpDef32.exe (22.00 KB)
  • CtHdaSvc.EXE (111.50 KB)
  • setup.exe (272.50 KB)
  • setup.exe (249.00 KB)
  • SBSpkCal.exe (572.07 KB)
  • CTSUAppu.exe (428.72 KB)
  • SBZ.exe (856.50 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Sound Blaster Z-Series version 1.00.28 only. For other Sound Blaster Z-Series versions please click below: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series.

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Creative Tech\Audio Endpoint Selection\Sound Blaster Z-Series Control Panel
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Creative Tech\Sound Blaster Z-Series Control Panel
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Creative Tech\Installation\Sound Blaster Z-Series
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Creative Tech\Software Installed\Sound Blaster Z-Series Control Panel
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Creative Tech\Sound Blaster Z-Series Extras
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A15CAB30-128B-4CB3-8C9F-091A69028167}

A way to uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sound Blaster Z-Series is an application marketed by Creative Technology Limited. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this manually requires some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best SIMPLE practice to uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series 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 Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


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

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Sound Blaster Z-Series or simply click the Search feature and type in "Sound Blaster Z-Series". If it is installed on your PC the Sound Blaster Z-Series program will be found very quickly. When you select Sound Blaster Z-Series in the list of applications, the following data about the program is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Sound Blaster Z-Series, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Sound Blaster Z-Series:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{B2C527EF-4F7B-405A-ADB4-89B432891FF2}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will show up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series.
Uninstall Sound Blaster Z-Series

8. After removing Sound Blaster Z-Series, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Sound Blaster Z-Series that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Sound Blaster Z-Series with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Sound Blaster Z-Series by Creative Technology Limited from your computer, nor are we saying that Sound Blaster Z-Series by Creative Technology Limited is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Sound Blaster Z-Series supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:52:57.100