Steinberg Cubase 8 Steinberg Cubase 8

How to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 from your PC

This web page contains thorough information on how to remove Steinberg Cubase 8 for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. Take a look here where you can get more info on Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. Please open if you want to read more on Steinberg Cubase 8 on Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH's website. Steinberg Cubase 8 is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\Steinberg\Cubase 8 directory, however this location may differ a lot depending on the user's decision while installing the program. The entire uninstall command line for Steinberg Cubase 8 is MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}. Steinberg Cubase 8's primary file takes around 53.91 MB (56524064 bytes) and is called Cubase8.exe.

The executables below are part of Steinberg Cubase 8. They take about 58.82 MB (61679904 bytes) on disk.

  • Cubase8.exe (53.91 MB)
  • videodecode.exe (1.95 MB)
  • videooutput.exe (1.54 MB)
  • videopreload.exe (1.42 MB)

This web page is about Steinberg Cubase 8 version 8.0.30 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Steinberg Cubase 8: to view all...
When planning to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8.5
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase SX 3
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\cubase vst

The files below remain on your disk by Steinberg Cubase 8 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\AVANT DE CHARGER CUBASE SX3.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\audiochannel.opt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\audiodsp.opt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\audioprimitives.opt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\AudioCodecs\MP3AudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\AudioCodecs\MPEG2DecoderAudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\AudioCodecs\OGGVorbisAudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\AudioCodecs\SD2AudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\AudioCodecs\WMAAudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\Baios.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\omffilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\stepdesigner.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\videoengine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\components\VSTPlugManager.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\convif.opt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\cubase_doc.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Cubase5.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Getting_Started.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Getting_Started_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\helpdocuments.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Menu_Reference.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Menu_Reference_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\MIDI_Devices.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Operation_Manual.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Operation_Manual_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Remote_Control_Devices.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Documentation\Remote_Control_Devices_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\eacdll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Chord Sym Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Chord Symbols.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Lyrics Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Classic.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Legacy.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Tempo Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Tempo Marker.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Fonts\Steinberg Text Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\fxbank.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\fxprogram.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Help\Cubase.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Help\Cubase_fr.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Help\help map.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Help\registration.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Help\urls.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\midi port enabler\enableemulated
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\midi port enabler\ignoreportfilter
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Afrique Latino 133bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Big Beat 135bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Denial 120bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Disco 120bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Drop Beat 130bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Drum n Bass 175bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Elecktrik Mayhem 130bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Elecktro 127bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Elecktro Funk 110bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Electrobreaks 140bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Elektronika 110bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Funky House 130bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Give It 133bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Hardstyle Techno 140bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\House Faze 130bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Let Me Kit 140bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Minimal Techno 120bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Ragga House 100bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Ready Or Not 128bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\RnB Elecktro 125bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Social Club 131bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Vinyl Groove 130bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Pattern Banks\Vinyl Loops 90bpm.patternbank
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Pattern.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Pattern_2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Press and Hold.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Press and Hold2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Seq 1 Finger.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Seq 4 Fingers .xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple down.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple up.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple up-down.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache 5\Use on Bells.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\303 Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\4th Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\69 Sequence.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\8th Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Arhythmic Phrase.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Classic Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\down_32th_trUpDown_4_steps_max3.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Fast Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Fat Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Hypnotic Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Jarre Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Mellow Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\mUp_32T_tr_mUp_5_steps_max4.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Namlook Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Pitch Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Pop Sequence 1.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Pop Sequence 2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 5\Presets\Arpache SX\Pop Sequence 3.xml

Registry keys:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 5
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 6
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 8
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 9
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg\Cubase SX
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg\Cubase VST
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1373C6D0484C11748AE53DC619672A73
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\18EB608CED10AFE433CA4336B5E3BAA4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4120D58C4A7A8CD404BA9C2966ED5832
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9B247F1C13B19494A952C92440AFDDB8
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Steinberg\Cubase VST

Open regedit.exe to remove the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\1373C6D0484C11748AE53DC619672A73\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\18EB608CED10AFE433CA4336B5E3BAA4\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\4120D58C4A7A8CD404BA9C2966ED5832\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9B247F1C13B19494A952C92440AFDDB8\ProductName

How to delete Steinberg Cubase 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Steinberg Cubase 8 is a program by the software company Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. Some computer users choose to erase it. This can be difficult because uninstalling this by hand takes some skill regarding removing Windows applications by hand. The best QUICK solution to erase Steinberg Cubase 8 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 utility to clean your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

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

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

5. All the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find Steinberg Cubase 8 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Steinberg Cubase 8". The Steinberg Cubase 8 application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Steinberg Cubase 8 in the list of apps, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding Steinberg Cubase 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you want to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Steinberg Cubase 8:

  • The web site of the program is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will remove Steinberg Cubase 8.
Uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8

8. After removing Steinberg Cubase 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Steinberg Cubase 8 which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing Steinberg Cubase 8 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH from your PC, we are not saying that Steinberg Cubase 8 by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 supposing 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' PCs.

2016-08-05 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-05 14:23:38.590