Citavi 4 Citavi 4

A guide to uninstall Citavi 4 from your system

Citavi 4 is a Windows program. Read below about how to uninstall it from your computer. It was coded for Windows by Swiss Academic Software. Open here for more info on Swiss Academic Software. Please open if you want to read more on Citavi 4 on Swiss Academic Software's web page. Citavi 4 is typically installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Citavi 4 folder, but this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the application. MsiExec.exe /I{CC0A85B2-734A-45B3-B678-05F6A6499AC7} is the full command line if you want to uninstall Citavi 4. The application's main executable file is named Citavi.exe and occupies 6.78 MB (7114008 bytes).

Citavi 4 installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 8.01 MB (8397882 bytes) on disk.

  • Citavi.exe (6.78 MB)
  • sqlite3.exe (555.64 KB)
  • SwissAcademic.Citavi.BackupWorker.exe (286.77 KB)
  • ChromePickerBroker.exe (210.77 KB)
  • CitaviInternetExplorerPickerHelper.exe (99.32 KB)
  • IEPickerBroker.exe (101.27 KB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Citavi 4. You can find below info on other releases of Citavi 4: to view all...
Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4

The files below remain on your disk by Citavi 4 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\ActiproSoftware.Shared.Net20.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\ActiproSoftware.SyntaxEditor.Addons.DotNet.Net20.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\ActiproSoftware.SyntaxEditor.Net20.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\ActiproSoftware.WinUICore.Net20.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\AntiXssLibrary.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Aspose.Words.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Asz.Citavi.Range.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\AxInterop.WMPLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Citavi.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\cli_basetypes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\cli_cppuhelper.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\cli_oootypes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\cli_ure.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\cli_uretypes.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Csp2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\DataWeb.TurboDB.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\dbodbc.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\Citavi Test.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\SwissAcademic.Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\SwissAcademic.Controls.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\SwissAcademic.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\de\SwissAcademic.WordProcessing.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\es\Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\es\SwissAcademic.Controls.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\es\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\es\SwissAcademic.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\es\SwissAcademic.WordProcessing.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Esent.Collections.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Esent.Interop.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\evohtmltopdf.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\evointernal.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Extensibility.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\SwissAcademic.Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\SwissAcademic.Controls.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\SwissAcademic.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\fr\SwissAcademic.WordProcessing.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\GdPicture.NET.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\GdPicture.NET.filters.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\GdPicture.NET.image.gdimgplug.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\GdPicture.NET.PDF.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\GdPicture.NET.pdf.gdpdfplug.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Gibraltar.Agent.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\HtmlSanitizationLibrary.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Hunspell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Icons.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\iconv.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\ICSharpCode.SharpZipLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Documents.Core.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Documents.Excel.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Shared.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.Misc.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinEditors.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinExplorerBar.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinGrid.ExcelExport.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinGrid.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinPrintPreviewDialog.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinSchedule.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinStatusBar.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinTabControl.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinToolbars.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.UltraWinTree.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Infragistics4.Win.v11.2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Interop.WMPLib.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\it\Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\it\SwissAcademic.Controls.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\it\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\it\SwissAcademic.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\it\SwissAcademic.WordProcessing.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\libxml2.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\libxslt.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Lucene.Net.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.CompilerServices.AsyncTargetingPack.Net4.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.mshtml.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.Office.Interop.Excel.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.Vbe.Interop.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Microsoft.WindowsAPICodePack.Shell.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\MimeTeX.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\msvcp100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\msvcr100.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\MSVCRTD.DLL
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\Newtonsoft.Json.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\nl\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\nl\SwissAcademic.WordProcessing.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\office.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\PdfNet.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\PDFNet64.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\Citavi Test.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\SwissAcademic.Citavi.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\SwissAcademic.Controls.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\SwissAcademic.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pl\SwissAcademic.Resources.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\bin\pt\Citavi.resources.dll

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Asz.Citavi.WordPicker.Connect
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Citavi.cdm5
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Citavi.ctt4
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Citavi.ctv
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Connect
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Controls.PublicationPaneEx
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.VBABridge
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordBibliographyCitation
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordCoAuthorLock
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordField
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordPlaceholderCitation
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordRange
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Interop.WordTextUnit
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Academic Software Zurich\Citavi
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\FLEXnet\Connect\db\Citavi.ini
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\MenuExt\&Citavi Picker...
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Swiss Academic Software\Citavi 4
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Swiss Academic Software\Citavi 5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\2B58A0CCA4373B546B87506F6A94A97C
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BF872BE7C3C0E5446856A4C6DDB997E4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Office\Word\Addins\Asz.Citavi.WordPicker.Connect
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Office\Word\Addins\SwissAcademic.Citavi.WordAddIn.Connect
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{CC0A85B2-734A-45B3-B678-05F6A6499AC7}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Swiss Academic Software\Citavi 5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\Eventlog\Application\Citavi

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\2B58A0CCA4373B546B87506F6A94A97C\Citavi
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Features\BF872BE7C3C0E5446856A4C6DDB997E4\Citavi
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Citavi 5\bin\Citavi.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\Q:\Citavi5.3.1Setup.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\Q:\Citavi5Setup.exe
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\2B58A0CCA4373B546B87506F6A94A97C\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\BF872BE7C3C0E5446856A4C6DDB997E4\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\Citavi 4\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Windows\Installer\{CC0A85B2-734A-45B3-B678-05F6A6499AC7}\

How to uninstall Citavi 4 from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Citavi 4 is an application released by the software company Swiss Academic Software. Some users want to uninstall it. This can be troublesome because performing this manually takes some know-how regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall Citavi 4 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 good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Citavi 4 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Citavi 4". If it exists on your system the Citavi 4 program will be found automatically. After you click Citavi 4 in the list of applications, some information about the program is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Citavi 4, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Citavi 4:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{CC0A85B2-734A-45B3-B678-05F6A6499AC7}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Citavi 4.
Uninstall Citavi 4

8. After uninstalling Citavi 4, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Citavi 4 that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Citavi 4 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Citavi 4 by Swiss Academic Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Citavi 4 by Swiss Academic Software is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Citavi 4 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2017-07-23 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2017-07-23 13:15:51.903