How to uninstall VAIO Care from your computer

This web page is about VAIO Care for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by Sony Corporation. Check out here where you can read more on Sony Corporation. More details about VAIO Care can be seen at . The application is usually installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care directory (same installation drive as Windows). The entire uninstall command line for VAIO Care is MsiExec.exe /X{934ACD4F-3E96-4B2A-96A8-158A5E057288}. The program's main executable file is titled VAIOCare.exe and its approximative size is 873.52 KB (894488 bytes).

The executable files below are part of VAIO Care. They take an average of 17.54 MB (18388760 bytes) on disk.

  • BatteryModule.exe (368.52 KB)
  • ChangeConfigSetting.exe (24.52 KB)
  • ConnectionPro.exe (12.59 KB)
  • DeployCRMflag.exe (19.09 KB)
  • FDR.exe (25.59 KB)
  • InstallCertFile.exe (13.59 KB)
  • listener.exe (61.00 KB)
  • SelfHealUpdate.exe (1.40 MB)
  • Solution.Updater.exe (43.02 KB)
  • SpeakerVolumeDetection.exe (11.02 KB)
  • UpdateTrayIcon.exe (9.50 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (873.52 KB)
  • VaioCareUpdate.exe (721.52 KB)
  • VAIOShell.exe (3.25 MB)
  • VCAdmin.exe (30.02 KB)
  • VCAgent.exe (35.02 KB)
  • VCDLauncherProxy.exe (14.52 KB)
  • VCPerfService.exe (259.93 KB)
  • VCService.exe (58.52 KB)
  • VCSystemTray.exe (776.52 KB)
  • ZipHelper.exe (13.19 KB)
  • esrv.exe (411.41 KB)
  • esrv_svc.exe (368.91 KB)
  • iolorgdf32.exe (17.68 KB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (14.00 KB)
  • ioloTools.exe (5.28 MB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (20.68 KB)
  • StxCon.exe (3.50 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Care. You can find below info on other application versions of VAIO Care: to view all...
VAIO Care has the habit of leaving behind some leftovers.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall VAIO Care:
  • C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\UserName Corporation\VAIO Care

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\en\VCAgent.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\en\VCSystemTray.resources.dll
  • C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\VCAgent.exe
  • C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\VCService.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the keys below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Products\F4DCA43969E3A2B4698A51A8E5502788
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\UserName Corporation\VAIO Care

Open regedit.exe in order to remove the following values:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\VAIOShell.exe
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{1BE26DDD-B9B9-464D-9EDA-7415E53F2B58}\1.1\0\win32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{1BE26DDD-B9B9-464D-9EDA-7415E53F2B58}\1.1\HELPDIR\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care\

A way to delete VAIO Care from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is a program released by Sony Corporation. Frequently, computer users decide to remove it. Sometimes this is hard because doing this manually takes some know-how related to Windows internal functioning. The best QUICK procedure to remove VAIO Care is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on 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 the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your Windows system.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with the program's design and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful Windows optimizer.

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

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VAIO Care or simply activate the Search field and type in "VAIO Care". The VAIO Care program will be found automatically. When you click VAIO Care in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other people have about VAIO Care, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VAIO Care:

  • The web site of the application is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{934ACD4F-3E96-4B2A-96A8-158A5E057288}
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will come up. accept the removal by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VAIO Care.
Uninstall VAIO Care

8. After removing VAIO Care, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Care that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VAIO Care with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
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This page is not a recommendation to uninstall VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VAIO Care supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 01:37:22.387