Citavi 5  Citavi 5

A guide to uninstall Citavi 5 from your computer

This web page contains complete information on how to uninstall Citavi 5 for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Swiss Academic Software. You can read more on Swiss Academic Software or check for application updates here. Please open if you want to read more on Citavi 5 on Swiss Academic Software's web page. Usually the Citavi 5 application is installed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Citavi 5 folder, depending on the user's option during install. You can remove Citavi 5 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line MsiExec.exe /I{7EB278FB-0C3C-445E-8665-4A6CDD9B794E}. Keep in mind that you might get a notification for administrator rights. Citavi.exe is the Citavi 5 's main executable file and it takes around 7.59 MB (7961072 bytes) on disk.

Citavi 5 contains of the executables below. They occupy 9.37 MB (9824938 bytes) on disk.

  • BackupHelper.exe (12.00 KB)
  • Citavi DBServer Manager.exe (678.98 KB)
  • Citavi.exe (7.59 MB)
  • fxc.exe (93.60 KB)
  • SQL Server Express for Citavi Setup.exe (167.48 KB)
  • sqlite3.exe (555.64 KB)
  • ChromePickerBroker.exe (210.98 KB)
  • IEPickerBroker.exe (101.48 KB) to view all...

This web page is about Citavi 5 version only. Click on the links below for other Citavi 5 versions: to view all...

A way to delete Citavi 5 from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Citavi 5 is an application offered by the software company Swiss Academic Software. Frequently, people try to erase this application. This can be hard because performing this by hand requires some experience regarding removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best QUICK approach to erase Citavi 5 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 Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system optimizer.

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

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Citavi 5 or simply click the Search field and type in "Citavi 5 ". If it is installed on your PC the Citavi 5 program will be found automatically. After you select Citavi 5 in the list , the following data regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have regarding Citavi 5 , ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Citavi 5 :

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{7EB278FB-0C3C-445E-8665-4A6CDD9B794E}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Citavi 5 .
Uninstall Citavi 5

8. After removing Citavi 5 , Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Citavi 5 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Citavi 5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Citavi 5 by Swiss Academic Software from your computer, nor are we saying that Citavi 5 by Swiss Academic Software is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Citavi 5 supposing 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.

2016-06-27 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-27 17:49:15.043