VAIO Update VAIO Update

How to uninstall VAIO Update from your system

VAIO Update is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It is produced by Sony Corporation. More information on Sony Corporation can be seen here. Usually the VAIO Update application is found in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update directory, depending on the user's option during setup. You can uninstall VAIO Update by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{9FF95DA2-7DA1-4228-93B7-DED7EC02B6B2}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might receive a notification for admin rights. VAIOUpdt.exe is the programs's main file and it takes around 1.14 MB (1196080 bytes) on disk.

VAIO Update installs the following the executables on your PC, occupying about 5.76 MB (6037280 bytes) on disk.

  • InternetWrapper.exe (63.05 KB)
  • ShellExeProxy.exe (36.55 KB)
  • VAIOUpdt.exe (1.14 MB)
  • VUAgent.exe (1.57 MB)
  • VUDesktopToast.exe (248.05 KB)
  • VUSR.exe (2.71 MB) to view all...

This info is about VAIO Update version only. Click on the links below for other VAIO Update versions: to view all...
When you're planning to uninstall VAIO Update you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders left behind when you uninstall VAIO Update:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update

The files below were left behind on your disk by VAIO Update when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update\VAIOUpdt.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update\VUAgentPS.dll

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following registry values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{4C1F3D46-DE51-45F3-AEE2-1510527B23E7}\1.0\0\win64\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{4C1F3D46-DE51-45F3-AEE2-1510527B23E7}\1.0\HELPDIR\

How to remove VAIO Update from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Update is a program offered by Sony Corporation. Some users want to uninstall it. Sometimes this is difficult because deleting this by hand requires some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK manner to uninstall VAIO Update is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general tool to optimize your system.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of utilities.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on the computer will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VAIO Update or simply click the Search feature and type in "VAIO Update". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Update program will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select VAIO Update in the list , the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding VAIO Update, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. accept the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall VAIO Update.
Uninstall VAIO Update

8. After uninstalling VAIO Update, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Update which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Update using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows computer will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows (6.4)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall VAIO Update by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that VAIO Update by Sony Corporation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VAIO Update supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-18 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:40:47.467