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A way to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your computer

This web page is about ChessBase Reader for Windows. Below you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is developed by ChessBase. More information on ChessBase can be seen here. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing ChessBase Reader is MsiExec.exe /I{98F9B4F4-A653-4694-8137-672796375FE7}. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. CBReader12.exe is the ChessBase Reader's main executable file and it occupies around 16.24 MB (17030144 bytes) on disk.

The executables below are part of ChessBase Reader. They occupy about 17.62 MB (18474312 bytes) on disk.

  • CBReader12.exe (16.24 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (897.50 KB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (512.82 KB)

This data is about ChessBase Reader version alone. Click on the links below for other ChessBase Reader versions: to view all...

A way to erase ChessBase Reader from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ChessBase Reader is an application marketed by ChessBase. Frequently, computer users decide to uninstall this program. Sometimes this can be difficult because performing this by hand takes some knowledge related to Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE practice to uninstall 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, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Scroll 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 application will be found automatically. When you click ChessBase Reader in the list , the following data regarding the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding ChessBase Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall ChessBase Reader.
Uninstall ChessBase Reader

8. After removing ChessBase Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong ChessBase Reader that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing ChessBase Reader with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

Your computer will remain clean, speedy and able to serve you properly.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page 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 PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall ChessBase Reader in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-03-08 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-03-08 15:41:13.903