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A guide to uninstall PlayMemories Home from your PC

PlayMemories Home is a Windows application. Read more about how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Sony Corporation. Check out here for more info on Sony Corporation. The program is usually placed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\PlayMemories Home folder (same installation drive as Windows). The full command line for removing PlayMemories Home is MsiExec.exe /X{8EB84CEC-6819-4E51-9E32-C756835637B0}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for administrator rights. PMBBrowser.exe is the programs's main file and it takes approximately 13.05 MB (13687392 bytes) on disk.

The following executable files are incorporated in PlayMemories Home. They occupy 55.55 MB (58248216 bytes) on disk.

  • AnimationHtmlMaker.exe (1.08 MB)
  • BG360Converter.exe (1.78 MB)
  • BG360Viewer.exe (1.61 MB)
  • dfs.exe (145.59 KB)
  • PMB3DPlayer.exe (623.09 KB)
  • PMBAnnounce.exe (654.09 KB)
  • PMBAVCHDPlayer.exe (1.01 MB)
  • PMBAVCHDUDF.exe (227.09 KB)
  • PMBBDAVAuthor.exe (1.82 MB)
  • PMBBDSelector.exe (393.59 KB)
  • PMBBrowser.exe (13.05 MB)
  • PMBContentAnalyzer.exe (1.30 MB)
  • PMBDeviceInfoProvider.exe (463.09 KB)
  • PMBDownloader.exe (362.09 KB)
  • PMBDVDAuthor.exe (2.10 MB)
  • PMBEnvironmentCheckTool.exe (434.09 KB)
  • PMBFileConfig.exe (729.59 KB)
  • PMBGPSMatch.exe (2.21 MB)
  • PMBGPSSupportTool.exe (693.09 KB)
  • PMBHDAuthor.exe (3.74 MB)
  • PMBInit.exe (250.59 KB)
  • PMBMapView.exe (2.39 MB)
  • PMBMapViewVideoPlayer.exe (1.20 MB)
  • PMBMediaExporter.exe (1.63 MB)
  • PMBMPEG2Conversion.exe (1.43 MB)
  • PMBMPThumb.exe (111.59 KB)
  • PMBMtpDeviceSwitch.exe (404.59 KB)
  • PMBSettingsTool.exe (4.22 MB)
  • PMBSlideshow.exe (1.40 MB)
  • PMBVideoCombining.exe (1.93 MB)
  • PMBVideoTrimming.exe (2.17 MB)
  • PMBVolumeWatcher.exe (707.59 KB)
  • PMBWMVConversion.exe (1.96 MB)
  • PnPXProc.exe (85.59 KB)
  • PMBMusicTransfer.exe (511.55 KB)
  • PMBTapeCamAccessor.exe (51.09 KB)
  • PMBTapeImporter.exe (655.09 KB)
  • SPUMPThumb.exe (187.09 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to PlayMemories Home version only. You can find here a few links to other PlayMemories Home releases: to view all...
If planning to uninstall PlayMemories Home you should check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall PlayMemories Home from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\PlayMemories Home

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files\Content.IE5\N1JLDWBO\PlayMemories_Home_h_w_64_64[1].png

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{8EB84CEC-6819-4E51-9E32-C756835637B0}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Sony\PlayMemories Home\PMBAnnounce.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Sony\PlayMemories Home\PMBBrowser.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Sony\PlayMemories Home\PMBSettingsTool.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\mvdfile\DefaultIcon\

A way to delete PlayMemories Home from your computer with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

PlayMemories Home is an application by the software company Sony Corporation. Frequently, users choose to remove it. This can be easier said than done because deleting this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding PCs. The best QUICK action to remove PlayMemories Home is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

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


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows tool.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on your computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find PlayMemories Home or simply activate the Search field and type in "PlayMemories Home". The PlayMemories Home program will be found automatically. Notice that after you click PlayMemories Home in the list of applications, some data regarding the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have regarding PlayMemories Home, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically uninstall PlayMemories Home.
Uninstall PlayMemories Home

8. After removing PlayMemories Home, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of PlayMemories Home that have been left behind will be found and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling PlayMemories Home using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove PlayMemories Home by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that PlayMemories Home by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove PlayMemories Home in case 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.

2016-06-24 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-24 04:48:52.720