Sony Picture Utility Sony Picture Utility

How to uninstall Sony Picture Utility from your system

Sony Picture Utility is a software application. This page contains details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Sony Corporation. Further information on Sony Corporation can be found here. The program is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\Sony Picture Utility directory (same installation drive as Windows). You can remove Sony Picture Utility by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D5068583-D569-468B-9755-5FBF5848F46F}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 uninstall -removeonly. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. The program's main executable file is named SPUHDD1AppLauncher.exe and its approximative size is 327.50 KB (335360 bytes).

The executable files below are installed along with Sony Picture Utility. They take about 41.62 MB (43640384 bytes) on disk.

  • SPUMPThumb.exe (180.00 KB)
  • SPUTapeCamAccessor.exe (44.00 KB)
  • SPUTapeExporter.exe (456.00 KB)
  • SPUTapeImporter.exe (716.00 KB)
  • SPUAnnounce.exe (336.00 KB)
  • SPUBrowser.exe (6.96 MB)
  • SPUContentAnalyzer.exe (1.55 MB)
  • SPUDCFImporter.exe (1.12 MB)
  • SPUDiscMaker.exe (1.33 MB)
  • SPUeDeco.exe (2.18 MB)
  • SPUImporterLauncher.exe (363.00 KB)
  • SPUInit.exe (127.00 KB)
  • SPULocaleSetting.exe (204.28 KB)
  • SPUMapView.exe (1.26 MB)
  • SPUMapviewMoviePlayer.exe (955.50 KB)
  • SPUMovieTracer.exe (412.00 KB)
  • SPUMPThumb.exe (121.00 KB)
  • SPUPMBLauncher.exe (396.50 KB)
  • SPUServiceUploader.exe (189.50 KB)
  • SPUSlideshow.exe (1.12 MB)
  • SPUSubsetDownloader.exe (232.00 KB)
  • SPUVolumeWatcher.exe (325.28 KB)
  • SPUWMVConversion.exe (1.01 MB)
  • SPUContentPreview.exe (480.00 KB)
  • SPUAVCHDAuthor.exe (3.30 MB)
  • SPUAVCHDPlayer.exe (750.50 KB)
  • SPUAVCHDUDF.exe (225.00 KB)
  • SPUDiscImporter.exe (2.09 MB)
  • SPUDiscImporterLauncher.exe (295.00 KB)
  • SPUDiscWritingServer.exe (3.09 MB)
  • SPUDVDAuthor.exe (1.79 MB)
  • SPUHDD1AppLauncher.exe (327.50 KB)
  • SPUHDD1OneTouch.exe (1.24 MB)
  • SPUHDD1Utility.exe (2.28 MB)
  • SPUMPEG2Conversion.exe (392.00 KB)
  • SPUMPThumb.exe (121.00 KB)
  • SPUVideoDiscCopier.exe (2.03 MB)
  • SPUVideoTrimming.exe (1.81 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of Sony Picture Utility. Click on the links below for other Sony Picture Utility versions: to view all...
Sony Picture Utility has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\Sony Picture Utility

The files below remain on your disk by Sony Picture Utility's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\Sony Picture Utility\clusterdb.sd3
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\Sony Picture Utility\facedb.sd3

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Sony Corporation\Sony Picture Utility
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{D5068583-D569-468B-9755-5FBF5848F46F}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sonic\AuthorScript\Sony Picture Utility DiscWritingServer
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\Sony Picture Utility

How to remove Sony Picture Utility from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

Sony Picture Utility is an application released by Sony Corporation. Frequently, computer users try to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is difficult because uninstalling this by hand requires some skill related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best QUICK action to uninstall Sony Picture Utility 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 Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by pressing the DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

5. All the applications existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find Sony Picture Utility or simply click the Search feature and type in "Sony Picture Utility". If it exists on your system the Sony Picture Utility application will be found automatically. Notice that when you select Sony Picture Utility in the list of applications, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about Sony Picture Utility, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove Sony Picture Utility.
Uninstall Sony Picture Utility

8. After removing Sony Picture Utility, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of Sony Picture Utility which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling Sony Picture Utility with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove Sony Picture Utility by Sony Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that Sony Picture Utility by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your PC. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove Sony Picture Utility supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-23 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-22 21:18:09.990