A way to uninstall VAIO Care from your PC

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove VAIO Care for Windows. The Windows version was developed by Sony Corporation. Go over here where you can find out more on Sony Corporation. VAIO Care is typically set up in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care folder, regulated by the user's decision. VAIO Care's complete uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{A2DAB821-75CD-4052-815B-02E1443C11D5}. The application's main executable file is called VAIOCare.exe and it has a size of 873.52 KB (894488 bytes).

VAIO Care installs the following the executables on your PC, taking about 18.01 MB (18885088 bytes) on disk.

  • BatteryModule.exe (368.52 KB)
  • ChangeConfigSetting.exe (24.52 KB)
  • ConnectionPro.exe (12.59 KB)
  • CreateShortCuts.exe (113.09 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)
  • VCDesktopToast.exe (371.61 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 a few links to other VAIO Care versions: to view all...
Some files, folders and registry entries will not be removed when you are trying to remove VAIO Care from your computer.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall VAIO Care from your computer:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall VAIO Care:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery\256.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery\CheckMediaRequirement.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery\CheckRecoveryPartition.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery\CRM\atl100.dll

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be removed; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\c:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care Recovery\
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\01BEACDCE5402A0FF97E5E1B042C7304\12746FB70E4BCBC4D8B49E6E8A955012
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\022D90C90C506DEDD8865D904A263CD7\12746FB70E4BCBC4D8B49E6E8A955012
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\UserData\S-1-5-18\Components\08CD968887A0C2658A23A4E4C62257E9\12746FB70E4BCBC4D8B49E6E8A955012

A way to uninstall VAIO Care from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is a program released by Sony Corporation. Frequently, people decide to remove this application. This can be easier said than done because performing this manually requires some experience related to removing Windows applications by hand. The best SIMPLE manner to remove VAIO Care is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to take care of your Windows computer.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good PC management program.

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 programs installed on the computer will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find VAIO Care or simply activate the Search field and type in "VAIO Care". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Care application will be found automatically. When you select VAIO Care in the list , some information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about VAIO Care, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will show up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. 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. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Care which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no registry items, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove VAIO Care 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.

2016-06-21 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-21 15:19:39.880