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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 #19,879
United States Rank #25,445
Reach 0.0111%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 429.63 days
1140.71 days >
Average installed length: 599.36 days


11.3 1.38%
11.0 9.17%
11 88.53%
1.0 0.92%


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 10. While about 27% of users of Fritz11 come from the United States, it is also popular in Germany and United Kingdom.

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
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?

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/7/8/10: 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/7/8/10: 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) 55%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 57.34%
Windows 10 24.77%
Windows XP 10.09%
Windows Vista 7.80%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 28.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 14.68%
Windows 7 Professional 10.09%
Microsoft Windows XP 10.09%
Windows 8.1 6.88%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 5.96%

Distribution by countryGeography

26.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 26.58%
  Germany 20.68%
  United Kingdom 7.17%
  Netherlands 6.75%
  Italy 5.06%
  France 4.22%
  Spain 2.53%
  Hungary 2.11%
  Belgium 1.69%
  Austria 1.69%
  Croatia 1.69%
  Slovenia 1.27%
  Brazil 1.27%
  RS 1.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 23.48%
Acer 21.74%
Dell 14.78%
ASUS 8.70%
Medion 6.96%
Lenovo 4.35%
Intel 3.48%
American Megatrends 3.48%
Samsung 2.61%
Toshiba 2.61%
Common models
ASUS All Series 7.08%
HP ENVY 17 Notebook PC 3.54%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.65%
BIOSTAR Group G31-M7 1.77%
Dell Inspiron 5558 1.77%
Hewlett-Packard h8-1520ed 1.77%

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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