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How to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your computer

ChessBase Reader is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by ChessBase. More information about ChessBase can be seen here. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 directory. Keep in mind that this location can vary being determined by the user's choice. The complete uninstall command line for ChessBase Reader is MsiExec.exe /I{9664C520-5725-4885-B286-A4EC43A6B738}. The application's main executable file occupies 16.05 MB (16828296 bytes) on disk and is named CBReader12.exe.

The following executables are contained in ChessBase Reader. They take 17.43 MB (18280349 bytes) on disk.

  • CBReader12.exe (16.05 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (914.88 KB)
  • ChessBaseFontSetup.exe (503.14 KB)

The current web page applies to ChessBase Reader version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of ChessBase Reader: to view all...

How to remove ChessBase Reader from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ChessBase Reader is a program offered by ChessBase. Some computer users try to remove it. This can be troublesome because uninstalling this manually takes some advanced knowledge regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE procedure to remove ChessBase Reader 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of programs until you find ChessBase Reader or simply activate the Search field and type in "ChessBase Reader". If it exists on your system the ChessBase Reader app will be found very quickly. After you click ChessBase Reader in the list of programs, the following information regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding ChessBase Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove ChessBase Reader.
Uninstall ChessBase Reader

8. After uninstalling ChessBase Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong ChessBase Reader that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling ChessBase Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall ChessBase Reader by ChessBase from your computer, nor are we saying that ChessBase Reader by ChessBase is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall ChessBase Reader in case you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-11-05 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-05 14:51:56.920