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A way to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your computer

This page is about ChessBase Reader for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by ChessBase. Open here for more details on ChessBase. ChessBase Reader is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 directory, subject to the user's decision. The full command line for uninstalling ChessBase Reader is MsiExec.exe /I{66A0089C-E48C-4979-BB5F-8490880B10E6}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may get a notification for admin rights. CBReader12.exe is the ChessBase Reader's primary executable file and it occupies about 15.71 MB (16469896 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are part of ChessBase Reader. They occupy about 17.09 MB (17921437 bytes) on disk.

  • CBReader12.exe (15.71 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (914.38 KB)
  • ChessBaseFontSetup.exe (503.14 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of ChessBase Reader. Click on the links below for other ChessBase Reader versions: to view all...

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

ChessBase Reader is an application released by ChessBase. Sometimes, people want to erase this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK action to erase 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 Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on your 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 is installed on your PC the ChessBase Reader program will be found automatically. After you select ChessBase Reader in the list , some information about the program is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating 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.
  • Details about the program you are about to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove ChessBase Reader.
Uninstall ChessBase Reader

8. After removing ChessBase Reader, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of 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 can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

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

Geographical user distribution

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

2016-09-27 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-09-27 14:44:31.550