Steinberg Cubase 8 Steinberg Cubase 8

A guide to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 from your PC

Steinberg Cubase 8 is a software application. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. It is produced by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. You can find out more on Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH or check for application updates here. Click on to get more details about Steinberg Cubase 8 on Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH's website. The program is often placed in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8 folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for Steinberg Cubase 8 is MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}. Cubase8.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 52.46 MB (55010080 bytes) on disk.

The executable files below are installed alongside Steinberg Cubase 8. They occupy about 57.37 MB (60157728 bytes) on disk.

  • Cubase8.exe (52.46 MB)
  • videodecode.exe (1.95 MB)
  • videooutput.exe (1.54 MB)
  • videopreload.exe (1.42 MB)

The current page applies to Steinberg Cubase 8 version 8.0.0 alone. You can find here a few links to other Steinberg Cubase 8 releases: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove Steinberg Cubase 8.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8

The files below were left behind on your disk by Steinberg Cubase 8 when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\AudioCodecs\MP3AudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\AudioCodecs\MPEG2DecoderAudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\AudioCodecs\SD2AudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\AudioCodecs\WMAAudioHandler.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\AudioCodecs\xiph.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\Baios.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\euconadapter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\exceptiondumper.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\hubservice.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\mediaservice.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\omffilter.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\stepdesigner.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\videodecode.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\videoengine.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\videooutput.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\videopreload.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\vstconnectse.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Components\VSTPlugManager.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\cubase_doc.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Cubase8.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\helpdocuments.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\MIDI_Devices_jp.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Operation_Manual.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_jp.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_pt.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Quick_Start_Guide_zh.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Remote_Control_Devices.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\eacdll.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Chord Sym Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Chord Sym Sans Serif.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Chord Symbols.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Lyrics Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Classic.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Notat Legacy.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Tempo Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Tempo Marker.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Fonts\Steinberg Text Jazz.ttf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\fxbank.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\fxprogram.ico
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\credits and copyrights.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase_de.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase_es.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase_fr.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase_it.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\Cubase_jp.chm
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\help map.txt
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\registration-artist.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\registration-cubase.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\urls-artist.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Help\urls-cubase.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\css\jquery.mCustomScrollbar.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\css\notifications2.css
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\gf\bg-body.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\gf\icon-set.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\im\no_internet.png
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\js\jquery.mCustomScrollbar.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\js\jquery.mousewheel.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\js\jquery-1.8.0.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\js\jquery-ui.min.js
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Html\Hub\no_internet.html
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\midi port enabler\enableemulated
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\midi port enabler\ignoreportfilter
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Pattern.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Pattern_2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Press and Hold.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Press and Hold2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Seq 1 Finger.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Seq 4 Fingers .xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple down.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple up.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Simple up-down.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache 5\Use on Bells.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\303 Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\4th Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\69 Sequence.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\8th Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Arhythmic Phrase.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Classic Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\down_32th_trUpDown_4_steps_max3.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Fast Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Fat Arp.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\Acc Gtr Lounge Arp 1.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\Acc Gtr Lounge Arp 2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\BritPop Gui 1.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\BritPop Gui 2.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\Clean Rock Guitar 1.xml
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Presets\Arpache SX\Guitar Sequences\Clean Rock Guitar 2.xml

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}

A way to erase Steinberg Cubase 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Steinberg Cubase 8 is an application by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. Frequently, users want to remove it. This is hard because performing this manually takes some advanced knowledge related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE action to remove Steinberg Cubase 8 is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


  • visit 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 your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system utility.

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

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

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate Steinberg Cubase 8 or simply activate the Search field and type in "Steinberg Cubase 8". If it is installed on your PC the Steinberg Cubase 8 program will be found automatically. When you select Steinberg Cubase 8 in the list of apps, some information about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have about Steinberg Cubase 8, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Steinberg Cubase 8:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8.
Uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8

8. After uninstalling Steinberg Cubase 8, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong Steinberg Cubase 8 that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing Steinberg Cubase 8 using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


The text above 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 PC. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-21 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 22:59:02.787