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A way to uninstall VAIO Control Center from your computer

VAIO Control Center is a computer program. This page holds details on how to remove it from your computer. The Windows release was created by Sony Corporation. Further information on Sony Corporation can be found here. VAIO Control Center is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Control Center folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. VAIO Control Center's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{72042FA6-5609-489F-A8EA-3C2DD650F667}\setup.exe. The application's main executable file is named VAIO Control Center.exe and occupies 3.81 MB (3991400 bytes).

The following executables are installed along with VAIO Control Center. They take about 3.81 MB (3991400 bytes) on disk.

  • VAIO Control Center.exe (3.81 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Control Center. You can find below a few links to other VAIO Control Center versions: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you remove VAIO Control Center.

Folders left behind when you uninstall VAIO Control Center:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center

The files below are left behind on your disk when you remove VAIO Control Center:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\CommonSetting.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\DE-DE\VAIO Control Center.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\EN-US\VAIO Control Center.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\ES-ES\VAIO Control Center.exe.mui

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DeviceDisplayObject\HardwareId\ComputerMetadata#{d1d8463f-ec95-5497-a449-29d27eb5d8b6}\Shell\VAIO Control Center
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{78FD0120-D39C-45D8-A9BE-2B802B3C23E5}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{72042FA6-5609-489F-A8EA-3C2DD650F667}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Control Center

Additional registry values that you should delete:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{26A52D99-3357-477F-9CF9-5085B1B4C7F7}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{95200B73-6BC6-4FA3-A9CE-402DC1D4520E}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{9753C912-AB34-4C5E-B110-DE41EBEFFDE0}\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{9753C912-AB34-4C5E-B110-DE41EBEFFDE0}\Shell\Open\Command\

How to delete VAIO Control Center with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Control Center is an application released by the software company Sony Corporation. Some people want to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is troublesome because removing this by hand requires some experience related to PCs. One of the best QUICK manner to uninstall VAIO Control Center is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

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


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VAIO Control Center or simply click the Search field and type in "VAIO Control Center". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Control Center program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click VAIO Control Center in the list of apps, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding VAIO Control Center, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you wish to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall VAIO Control Center.
Uninstall VAIO Control Center

8. After uninstalling VAIO Control Center, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Control Center which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Control Center with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VAIO Control Center by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that VAIO Control Center by Sony Corporation is not a good software application. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VAIO Control Center supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 00:00:47.967