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What percent of users and experts removed it?
4% remove it96% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,914
United States Rank #29,312
Reach 0.0066%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 475.76 days
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Average installed length: 694.54 days


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What is Fritz10?

Fritz 10 is a chess playing PC software with an integrated chess instruction, and online chess play interface.


Fritz10 is a program developed by ChessBase GmbH. 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 15 files and is usually about 37.46 MB (39,282,239 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 32% of users of Fritz10 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and Belgium.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.ChessBase.com
Installation folder: C:\Programas\ChessBase\ChessProgram10
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\FICHEI~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Programas\InstallShield Installation Information\{32178
Estimated size: 37.46 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Fritz10

  • Chess32.dll - ChessBase GmbH Chess Engine Protocol (Chess Engine Protocol for ChessBase and Fritz)
  • Fritz Chess Benchmark.exe - Fritz Chess Benchmark
  • SViewNet.dll - SView Library (SView)
  • ChessProgram10.exe
  • ChessResNet.dll
  • FrameResNet.dll
  • IUPgrade.exe - IUpgrade
  • TBAccessNet.dll
  • Device32.dll
  • ode.dll
  • Textures2Net.dll
  • ChessProgramX.exe
  • IUPgrade2.exe
  • Setup.exe
  • Trailer.exe (by Macromedia) - Flash 5.0 (Flash Player 5.0 r30)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

2 Scheduled Tasks
  • Trailer.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{066AA33E-8466-41E0-A02F-AA123CD39D56}' (runs on registration).
  • ChessProgram10.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{CB9908B1-EEB2-4B90-AFA9-2D4DA9460AC2}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove Fritz10?

Quickly and completely remove Fritz10 from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Fritz10 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 Fritz10, 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 Fritz10.

Win 7 (SP1) 55%
Win 7 1%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.25%
Windows 10 22.66%
Windows XP 13.28%
Windows Vista 7.03%
Windows Server 2003 0.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 34.65%
Windows 7 Professional 14.96%
Microsoft Windows XP 14.17%
Windows 10 Home 7.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 6.30%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.30%

Distribution by countryGeography

31.97% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 31.97%
  Germany 21.77%
  Belgium 4.76%
  United Kingdom 4.76%
  Netherlands 4.08%
  DK 2.72%
  France 2.72%
  Italy 2.72%
  Canada 2.04%
  Czech Republic 2.04%
  Norway 2.04%
  Sweden 2.04%
  Austria 1.36%
  Spain 1.36%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.69%
Medion 18.52%
Acer 18.52%
Dell 14.81%
American Megatrends 4.94%
Samsung 3.70%
ASUS 2.47%
Intel 2.47%
Sahara 2.47%
Sony 2.47%
Alienware 2.47%
Common models
Dell Inspiron 7720 1.94%
Hewlett-Packard 220-1080q... 1.94%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 1.94%
HP Pavilion 17 Notebook P... 1.94%
MEDION H81H3-EM2 1.94%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 1.94%

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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