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How to uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop from your computer

This web page contains detailed information on how to uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop for Windows. It is written by Oracle. Take a look here where you can get more info on Oracle. More info about the software Oracle BI Publisher Desktop can be found at . Oracle BI Publisher Desktop is normally set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop directory, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's option when installing the application. The full command line for uninstalling Oracle BI Publisher Desktop is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{5FCAFAC0-4327-4320-9ED4-7846FE4E30DD}\setup.exe. Note that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you may receive a notification for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is labeled TBAddUser.exe and occupies 33.50 KB (34304 bytes).

Oracle BI Publisher Desktop contains of the executables below. They take 57.63 MB (60424319 bytes) on disk.

  • ETBUnitTestTool.exe (8.00 KB)
  • setup.exe (669.00 KB)
  • TBAddUser.exe (33.50 KB)
  • TBAddUserAC.exe (8.50 KB)
  • TBChangeUILang.exe (24.00 KB)
  • dotNetFx40_Client_x86_x64.exe (41.01 MB)
  • WindowsInstaller-KB893803-v2-x86.exe (2.47 MB)
  • LocalizationDemo.exe (2.45 MB)
  • TemplateBuilderDemo.exe (6.52 MB)
  • TemplateBuilderInvoice.exe (4.45 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to Oracle BI Publisher Desktop version 5.12.110 alone. Click on the links below for other Oracle BI Publisher Desktop versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop.

Folders remaining:
  • C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Oracle BI Publisher Desktop

The files below remain on your disk by Oracle BI Publisher Desktop when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\DotNet2007\Microsoft.Office.Interop.Word.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\DotNet2007\Microsoft.Vbe.Interop.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\DotNet2007\office.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Oracle\BI Publisher\BI Publisher Desktop\DotNet2007\TBAbout.dll

Usually the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Oracle|BI Publisher|BI Publisher Desktop|DotNet2007_2|ETBExcelTemplate.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Oracle|BI Publisher|BI Publisher Desktop|DotNet2007_2|ETBFieldBrowser.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Oracle|BI Publisher|BI Publisher Desktop|DotNet2007_2|ETBFieldCreater.dll
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Assemblies\C:|Program Files|Oracle|BI Publisher|BI Publisher Desktop|DotNet2007_2|ETBForeachCreator.dll

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3A56DD53-DFB2-3E57-A8E5-5E41E047C173}\InprocServer32\CodeBase
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{3A56DD53-DFB2-3E57-A8E5-5E41E047C173}\InprocServer32\1.0.4328.29773\CodeBase
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{4CE40525-F35E-4DEA-84F6-EF48CA0EE6E6}\InprocServer32\CodeBase
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{4CE40525-F35E-4DEA-84F6-EF48CA0EE6E6}\InprocServer32\1.0.4328.29773\CodeBase

A way to remove Oracle BI Publisher Desktop with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Oracle BI Publisher Desktop is an application offered by Oracle. Sometimes, computer users choose to uninstall this application. Sometimes this can be hard because deleting this by hand takes some know-how related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY manner to uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to clean your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

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

5. All the applications existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Oracle BI Publisher Desktop or simply activate the Search field and type in "Oracle BI Publisher Desktop". The Oracle BI Publisher Desktop application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Oracle BI Publisher Desktop in the list of applications, some data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Oracle BI Publisher Desktop, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Oracle BI Publisher Desktop:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{5FCAFAC0-4327-4320-9ED4-7846FE4E30DD}\setup.exe
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Oracle BI Publisher Desktop.
Uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop

8. After removing Oracle BI Publisher Desktop, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of Oracle BI Publisher Desktop which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Oracle BI Publisher Desktop with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop by Oracle from your PC, nor are we saying that Oracle BI Publisher Desktop by Oracle is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall Oracle BI Publisher Desktop supposing you decide this is what you want to do. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-11-25 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-11-25 17:20:31.987