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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 all around tool to clean your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful PC management program.

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

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

5. All the applications installed on your computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Couchbase Server or simply click the Search feature and type in "Couchbase Server". If it exists on your system the Couchbase Server application will be found very quickly. When you select Couchbase Server in the list of programs, the following data about the application is made available to you:

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

  • The software company 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)
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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