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How to uninstall Fritz 7 from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to remove Fritz 7 for Windows. It was coded for Windows by ChessBase. You can find out more on ChessBase or check for application updates here. The application is frequently found in the C:\Program Files (x86)\ChessBase\Fritz7 directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Fritz 7 by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line RunDll32 C:\PROGRA~2\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{C013D82A-434C-4575-9F25-142620D1FDA3}\Setup.exe" -l0x9 -removeonly. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for administrator rights. Fritz 7's primary file takes around 9.31 MB (9760768 bytes) and its name is ChessProgram8.exe.

The following executables are installed alongside Fritz 7. They take about 9.49 MB (9949184 bytes) on disk.

  • ChessProgram8.exe (9.31 MB)
  • IUPgrade.exe (184.00 KB)

The current web page applies to Fritz 7 version alone.

A way to uninstall Fritz 7 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Fritz 7 is an application by ChessBase. Sometimes, users choose to remove this program. This is efortful because doing this by hand requires some experience related to Windows program uninstallation. The best EASY manner to remove Fritz 7 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around utility to clean your system.


2. Run 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 good package of utilities.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Fritz 7 or simply click the Search feature and type in "Fritz 7". If it is installed on your PC the Fritz 7 application will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select Fritz 7 in the list of applications, the following data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Fritz 7, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Fritz 7.
Uninstall Fritz 7

8. After uninstalling Fritz 7, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of Fritz 7 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Fritz 7 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall Fritz 7 by ChessBase from your computer, nor are we saying that Fritz 7 by ChessBase is not a good application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Fritz 7 in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2015-05-25 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2015-05-25 06:57:48.253