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How to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your system

You can find below detailed information on how to remove ChessBase Reader for Windows. It is made by ChessBase. Further information on ChessBase can be seen here. Usually the ChessBase Reader application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 directory, depending on the user's option during install. The full command line for uninstalling ChessBase Reader is MsiExec.exe /I{0A8BA006-5EBB-4CCE-BB1B-26E6566DF3FD}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may be prompted for admin rights. CBReader12.exe is the ChessBase Reader's primary executable file and it occupies close to 16.16 MB (16944128 bytes) on disk.

ChessBase Reader is composed of the following executables which occupy 17.54 MB (18389848 bytes) on disk:

  • CBReader12.exe (16.16 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (898.50 KB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (513.34 KB)

This info is about ChessBase Reader version alone. You can find below info on other releases of ChessBase Reader: to view all...

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

ChessBase Reader is a program released by ChessBase. Frequently, computer users want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be troublesome because performing this by hand requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK action to remove ChessBase Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
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 very useful PC management program.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate ChessBase Reader or simply click the Search field and type in "ChessBase Reader". If it exists on your system the ChessBase Reader app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select ChessBase Reader in the list , the following data about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have about ChessBase Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall ChessBase Reader.
Uninstall ChessBase Reader

8. After removing ChessBase Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of ChessBase Reader which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling ChessBase Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your system will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall ChessBase Reader by ChessBase from your PC, we are not saying that ChessBase Reader by ChessBase is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ChessBase Reader in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-22 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-22 20:36:29.343