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What percent of users and experts removed it?
8% remove it92% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #19,320
United States Rank #24,690
Reach 0.0133%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 429.63 days
1140.71 days >
Average installed length: 599.36 days


11.0 8.60%
11 90.32%
1.0 1.08%


What is Fritz11?

Fritz11 is a chess playing PC software with an integrated chess instruction, and online chess play interface.


Fritz11 is a program developed by ChessBase GmbH. The most used version is 11, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The software installer includes 12 files and is usually about 80.54 MB (84,457,283 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 24% of users of Fritz11 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Netherlands.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ChessBase.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\ChessBase\ChessProgram11
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{1
Warning, the uninstaller has been known to not fully remove the program.
Estimated size: 80.54 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Fritz11

  • Chess32.dll - ChessBase GmbH Chess Engine Protocol (Chess Engine Protocol for ChessBase and Fritz)
  • ChessResNet.dll - ChessRes Dynamic Link Library
  • FrameResNet.dll - FrameRes Dynamic Link Library
  • Fritz Chess Benchmark.exe - Fritz Chess Benchmark
  • ChessProgram11.exe - ChessProgram UI (ChessProgram Generation 11)
  • SViewNet.dll - SView Library (SView)
  • TBAccessNet.dll - TableBase DLL (Tablebase DLL)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • ChessProgram11.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D5F36A14-6C9C-4453-9238-D87A436AE2D4}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Fritz11?

Quickly and completely remove Fritz11 from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Fritz11 from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Fritz11, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Fritz11.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista 1%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 60.75%
Windows 8 19.35%
Windows XP 11.29%
Windows Vista 8.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 31.18%
Windows 7 Ultimate 15.05%
Microsoft Windows XP 11.29%
Windows 7 Professional 10.22%
Windows 8.1 8.06%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.99%

Distribution by countryGeography

23.74% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 23.74%
  Germany 21.72%
  Netherlands 8.08%
  United Kingdom 7.58%
  France 4.55%
  Italy 3.54%
  Spain 3.03%
  Hungary 2.53%
  Belgium 2.02%
  Croatia 2.02%
  Brazil 1.52%
  RS 1.52%
  Israel 1.52%
  Canada 1.52%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Acer 23.00%
Hewlett-Packard 20.00%
Dell 15.00%
ASUS 8.00%
Medion 8.00%
American Megatrends 5.00%
Intel 4.00%
Toshiba 4.00%
Lenovo 3.00%
Samsung 2.00%
Alienware 1.00%
Common models
ASUS All Series 5.61%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.80%
BIOSTAR Group G31-M7 1.87%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1520ed 1.87%
MEDION WAM2030 1.87%
Micro-Star MS-7529 1.87%

About (from ChessBase GmbH)

If there is one place to play online chess, this is it! On Playchess.
Publisher URL: www.chessbase.com


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