ChessBase Reader ChessBase Reader

A guide to uninstall ChessBase Reader from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to uninstall ChessBase Reader for Windows. It is made by ChessBase. Check out here where you can get more info on ChessBase. The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\CBaseReader12 folder (same installation drive as Windows). MsiExec.exe /I{64E528D4-93CE-4752-89FB-FA2C4DE16B42} is the full command line if you want to uninstall ChessBase Reader. CBReader12.exe is the ChessBase Reader's primary executable file and it takes around 15.89 MB (16656776 bytes) on disk.

The following executables are installed alongside ChessBase Reader. They take about 17.78 MB (18642152 bytes) on disk.

  • CBReader12.exe (15.89 MB)
  • ChessBaseAdminTool.exe (915.88 KB)
  • DXSETUP.exe (512.82 KB)
  • ChessBaseFontSetup.exe (510.14 KB)

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

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

ChessBase Reader is a program marketed by the software company ChessBase. Some people choose to uninstall it. Sometimes this can be difficult because removing this manually requires some experience related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE manner to uninstall ChessBase Reader is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs installed on your computer will appear

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. Notice that after you select ChessBase Reader in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding ChessBase Reader, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. Confirm 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 a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong 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 are assured that no registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall ChessBase Reader by ChessBase from your computer, we are not saying that ChessBase Reader by ChessBase is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall ChessBase Reader supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 16:52:10.523