Steinberg Cubase 8 Steinberg Cubase 8

A way to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 from your PC

This page is about Steinberg Cubase 8 for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. You can read 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. Steinberg Cubase 8 is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8 directory, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's option when installing the program. The full command line for uninstalling Steinberg Cubase 8 is MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might get a notification for administrator rights. Steinberg Cubase 8's primary file takes about 54.64 MB (57296632 bytes) and is called Cubase8.exe.

Steinberg Cubase 8 contains of the executables below. They occupy 59.56 MB (62452472 bytes) on disk.

  • Cubase8.exe (54.64 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 8.0.40 alone. You can find below info on other versions of Steinberg Cubase 8: to view all...
Several files, folders and registry data will be left behind when you want to remove Steinberg Cubase 8 from your computer.

Folders that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\IDM\DwnlData\UserName\Steinberg_Cubase_Elements_v9.5_3593
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steinberg Cubase 6 64bit
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Steinberg Cubase 8 32bit

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\Groove_Agent_SE.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Groove_Agent_SE_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Groove_Agent_SE_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Groove_Agent_SE_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Groove_Agent_SE_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Groove_Agent_SE_jp.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\HALion_Sonic_SE_jp.pdf
  • 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\Operation_Manual_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Operation_Manual_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Operation_Manual_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Operation_Manual_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Operation_Manual_jp.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_de.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_es.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_fr.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_it.pdf
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Steinberg\Cubase 8\Documentation\Plug-in_Reference_jp.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\Documentation\VST_Connect_SE_Manual.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

Frequently the following registry keys will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 6 64bit
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase 8
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH\Steinberg Cubase LE AI Elements 9.5
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\18EB608CED10AFE433CA4336B5E3BAA4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}

Use regedit.exe to remove the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\18EB608CED10AFE433CA4336B5E3BAA4\ProductName

A way to uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8 from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Steinberg Cubase 8 is an application marketed by the software company Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH. Frequently, users choose to erase this program. Sometimes this can be efortful because uninstalling this by hand takes some experience related to Windows internal functioning. One of the best SIMPLE approach to erase Steinberg Cubase 8 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 Windows system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around tool to optimize your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful PC management program.

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

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

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find Steinberg Cubase 8 or simply activate the Search feature and type in "Steinberg Cubase 8". If it is installed on your PC the Steinberg Cubase 8 app will be found automatically. Notice that when you click Steinberg Cubase 8 in the list of applications, the following data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding Steinberg Cubase 8, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for Steinberg Cubase 8:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /I{C85D0214-A7A4-4DC8-40AB-C99266DE8523}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove Steinberg Cubase 8.
Uninstall Steinberg Cubase 8

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

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove Steinberg Cubase 8 by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH from your computer, we are not saying that Steinberg Cubase 8 by Steinberg Media Technologies GmbH is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove Steinberg Cubase 8 supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-08-06 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-08-06 11:33:52.967