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A way to uninstall Couchbase Server from your system

This page contains thorough information on how to uninstall Couchbase Server for Windows. It was created for Windows by Couchbase, Inc.. More information about Couchbase, Inc. can be seen here. Please follow if you want to read more on Couchbase Server on Couchbase, Inc.'s website. Couchbase Server is normally set up in the C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server folder, regulated by the user's option. Couchbase Server's complete uninstall command line is "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2B630EB8-BBC7-6FE4-C9B8-D8843EB1EFFA}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly. couchbase-cli.exe is the programs's main file and it takes about 1.98 MB (2076216 bytes) on disk.

Couchbase Server is composed of the following executables which occupy 59.85 MB (62759781 bytes) on disk:

  • cbbackup.exe (2.18 MB)
  • cbcollect_info.exe (1.82 MB)
  • cbepctl.exe (1.60 MB)
  • cbhealthchecker.exe (2.59 MB)
  • cbrecovery.exe (2.19 MB)
  • cbreset_password.exe (1.63 MB)
  • cbrestore.exe (2.18 MB)
  • cbstats.exe (1.61 MB)
  • cbtransfer.exe (2.18 MB)
  • cbvbucketctl.exe (1.59 MB)
  • cbworkloadgen.exe (2.19 MB)
  • couchbase-cli.exe (1.98 MB)
  • couch_compact.exe (250.42 KB)
  • couch_dbdump.exe (252.33 KB)
  • couch_dbinfo.exe (250.87 KB)
  • couch_viewgen.exe (249.02 KB)
  • ct_run.exe (20.00 KB)
  • curl.exe (493.50 KB)
  • dialyzer.exe (18.00 KB)
  • erl.exe (14.50 KB)
  • erlc.exe (23.50 KB)
  • escript.exe (20.00 KB)
  • memcached.exe (822.82 KB)
  • moxi.exe (25.49 MB)
  • sigar_port.exe (361.65 KB)
  • typer.exe (17.50 KB)
  • werl.exe (15.00 KB)
  • cbupgrade.exe (1.84 MB)
  • cbdocloader.exe (2.34 MB)
  • vbucketkeygen.exe (308.17 KB)
  • vbuckettool.exe (307.78 KB)
  • epmd.exe (33.50 KB)
  • erlsrv.exe (156.50 KB)
  • heart.exe (12.50 KB)
  • inet_gethost.exe (36.50 KB)
  • start_erl.exe (13.00 KB)
  • erl_call.exe (62.50 KB)
  • i386-win32-godu.exe (1.52 MB)
  • nteventlog.exe (16.00 KB)
  • win32sysinfo.exe (9.00 KB)
  • ssl_esock.exe (1.05 MB)
  • emem.exe (74.00 KB) to view all...

This data is about Couchbase Server version 2.2.0 alone. You can find below a few links to other Couchbase Server versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling Couchbase Server we recommend you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\backup-11-11-2015-19-46-18\config\config.dat
  • C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\backup-11-11-2015-19-46-18\ip
  • C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\couchbase_console.url
  • C:\Program Files\Couchbase\Server\erts-5.8.5.cb1\bin\beam.dll

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Couchbase\Couchbase Server
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{2B630EB8-BBC7-6FE4-C9B8-D8843EB1EFFA}

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{2B630EB8-BBC7-6FE4-C9B8-D8843EB1EFFA}\InstallLocation

How to erase Couchbase Server from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Couchbase Server is an application offered by the software company Couchbase, Inc.. Sometimes, computer users want to uninstall this application. This can be difficult because deleting this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK practice to uninstall Couchbase Server is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to take care of your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate Couchbase Server or simply click the Search feature and type in "Couchbase Server". The Couchbase Server application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you click Couchbase Server in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Couchbase Server, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for Couchbase Server:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{2B630EB8-BBC7-6FE4-C9B8-D8843EB1EFFA}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall Couchbase Server.
Uninstall Couchbase Server

8. After removing Couchbase Server, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Couchbase Server which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Couchbase Server using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders 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 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Couchbase Server by Couchbase, Inc. from your computer, we are not saying that Couchbase Server by Couchbase, Inc. is not a good application. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Couchbase Server in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2015-02-04 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-02-04 10:22:03.397