A way to uninstall VAIO Care from your system

This page is about VAIO Care for Windows. Here you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It is made by Sony Corporation. Open here for more details on Sony Corporation. Usually the VAIO Care application is found in the C:\Program Files\UserName\VAIO Care folder, depending on the user's option during setup. The full command line for uninstalling VAIO Care is MsiExec.exe /X{404D6E7E-948E-4D2E-9540-59550AB59D4F}. Keep in mind that if you will type this command in Start / Run Note you might be prompted for admin rights. VAIO Care's primary file takes about 907.55 KB (929336 bytes) and is called VAIOCare.exe.

The following executable files are contained in VAIO Care. They take 17.85 MB (18719800 bytes) on disk.

  • BatteryModule.exe (371.05 KB)
  • ChangeConfigSetting.exe (27.88 KB)
  • ConnectionPro.exe (12.59 KB)
  • CreateShortCuts.exe (123.05 KB)
  • DeployCRMflag.exe (19.05 KB)
  • FDR.exe (25.59 KB)
  • Solution.Updater.exe (45.58 KB)
  • SpeakerVolumeDetection.exe (13.05 KB)
  • UpdateTrayIcon.exe (9.50 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (907.55 KB)
  • VaioCareUpdate.exe (723.55 KB)
  • VAIOShell.exe (3.26 MB)
  • VCAdmin.exe (32.58 KB)
  • VCAgent.exe (38.08 KB)
  • VCDesktopToast.exe (372.05 KB)
  • VCDLauncherProxy.exe (16.55 KB)
  • VCService.exe (75.05 KB)
  • VCSystemTray.exe (782.08 KB)
  • ZipHelper.exe (14.05 KB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (25.67 KB)
  • ioloTools.exe (7.52 MB)
  • StxCon.exe (3.50 MB) to view all...

This page is about VAIO Care version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of VAIO Care: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are typically left behind when you uninstall VAIO Care.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care

Generally, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Local\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care\FirstFlag.txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\IObit\IObit Uninstaller\Log\VAIO Care.history
  • C:\Windows\Installer\{404D6E7E-948E-4D2E-9540-59550AB59D4F}\ARPPRODUCTICON.exe

Use regedit.exe to manually remove from the Windows Registry the data below:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E7E6D404E849E2D459049555A05BD9F4
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{404D6E7E-948E-4D2E-9540-59550AB59D4F}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony\VAIO Care
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Wow6432Node\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care Solution Center Update

Open regedit.exe in order to delete the following values:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\E7E6D404E849E2D459049555A05BD9F4\ProductName
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Installer\Folders\C:\WINDOWS\Installer\{404D6E7E-948E-4D2E-9540-59550AB59D4F}\

How to uninstall VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is a program released by the software company Sony Corporation. Sometimes, users choose to remove this application. Sometimes this is easier said than done because doing this manually takes some know-how related to Windows program uninstallation. One of the best EASY 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 on your Windows system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to clean your Windows computer.


  • go 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 design and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful program.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications installed on your PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate VAIO Care or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Care". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Care application will be found automatically. Notice that when you click VAIO Care in the list of apps, the following information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding VAIO Care, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will show up. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall VAIO Care.
Uninstall VAIO Care

8. After uninstalling VAIO Care, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Care that have been left behind will be found 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 Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your computer.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able 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 PC, nor are we saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed instructions on how to remove VAIO Care in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-09 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-09 15:35:55.563