A way to uninstall VAIO Gate from your computer

You can find below details on how to remove VAIO Gate for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Sony Corporation. Check out here where you can read more on Sony Corporation. The program is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate folder (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for VAIO Gate is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}\setup.exe. VAIO Gate.exe is the VAIO Gate's main executable file and it takes about 953.66 KB (976552 bytes) on disk.

VAIO Gate installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 953.66 KB (976552 bytes) on disk.

  • VAIO Gate.exe (953.66 KB)

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Gate. Click on the links below for other VAIO Gate versions: to view all...
If planning to uninstall VAIO Gate you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall VAIO Gate from your PC:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate

The files below were left behind on your disk by VAIO Gate when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIO Gate.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIOGateDesktopShellExt.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIOGateShellExt.dll.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\EN-US\VAIO Gate.exe.mui

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate

Open regedit.exe to delete the registry values below from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}\DisplayIcon
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}\InstallLocation
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}\LogFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{14AC95A2-7675-4988-A5BD-3F5B943AED08}\ModifyPath

How to uninstall VAIO Gate from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Gate is a program marketed by Sony Corporation. Some users try to erase it. Sometimes this can be hard because performing this by hand takes some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. One of the best EASY solution to erase VAIO Gate is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate VAIO Gate or simply click the Search feature and type in "VAIO Gate". The VAIO Gate app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select VAIO Gate in the list , the following information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding VAIO Gate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the application you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall VAIO Gate.
Uninstall VAIO Gate

8. After removing VAIO Gate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Gate which have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VAIO Gate with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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This page is not a piece of advice to remove VAIO Gate by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that VAIO Gate by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Gate in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-19 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 06:27:42.223