ChessBase Reader ChessBase Reader

A guide to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your PC

ChessBase Reader is a Windows application. Read below about how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was created by ChessBase. Take a look here where you can get more info on ChessBase. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 directory. Take into account that this path can vary being determined by the user's decision. ChessBase Reader's entire uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /I{EBCDCDED-5245-455D-B42D-F37C79900917}. CBReader12.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 15.68 MB (16442248 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed together with ChessBase Reader. They occupy about 17.57 MB (18423525 bytes) on disk.

  • CBReader12.exe (15.68 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (918.88 KB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (512.82 KB)
  • ChessBaseFontSetup.exe (503.14 KB)

The current page applies to ChessBase Reader version only. You can find below a few links to other ChessBase Reader releases: to view all...

A way to erase ChessBase Reader from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

ChessBase Reader is an application marketed by the software company ChessBase. Some people want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be difficult because doing this manually requires some know-how related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY approach 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 already installed on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to clean your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate ChessBase Reader or simply activate the Search field and type in "ChessBase Reader". If it is installed on your PC the ChessBase Reader program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click ChessBase Reader in the list of applications, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about ChessBase Reader, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove ChessBase Reader.
Uninstall ChessBase Reader

8. After removing ChessBase Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of ChessBase Reader that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing ChessBase Reader using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall ChessBase Reader by ChessBase from your PC, nor are we saying that ChessBase Reader by ChessBase is not a good application for your computer. This text only 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 stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-08-06 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-08-05 21:26:21.047