A guide to uninstall VAIO Care from your system

You can find on this page detailed information on how to remove VAIO Care for Windows. It is made by Sony Corporation. Check out here for more info on Sony Corporation. VAIO Care is commonly set up in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care directory, subject to the user's choice. MsiExec.exe /X{EC635BC0-0D7C-4CA2-9B87-2A330C298CB2} is the full command line if you want to uninstall VAIO Care. The program's main executable file occupies 874.62 KB (895608 bytes) on disk and is labeled VAIOCare.exe.

VAIO Care is comprised of the following executables which take 16.26 MB (17046488 bytes) on disk:

  • ChangeConfigSetting.exe (21.12 KB)
  • ClearRegistry.exe (12.41 KB)
  • FDR.exe (25.19 KB)
  • listener.exe (61.00 KB)
  • SelfHealUpdate.exe (1.40 MB)
  • UpdateTrayIcon.exe (9.50 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (874.62 KB)
  • VaioCareUpdate.exe (723.12 KB)
  • VAIOShell.exe (528.12 KB)
  • VCAdmin.exe (25.12 KB)
  • VCAgent.exe (23.12 KB)
  • VCCreatRecoveryMedia.exe (350.62 KB)
  • VCDLauncherProxy.exe (15.62 KB)
  • VCPerfService.exe (153.00 KB)
  • VCREAD.exe (123.62 KB)
  • VCService.exe (56.62 KB)
  • VCSystemTray.exe (746.62 KB)
  • VCWebServer.exe (29.62 KB)
  • ZipHelper.exe (13.19 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (123.00 KB)
  • DatabaseSetup.exe (45.12 KB)
  • UninstallerApp.exe (65.50 KB)
  • AUDaemon.exe (417.55 KB)
  • bspatch.exe (188.00 KB)
  • HouseCallCLI.exe (958.05 KB)
  • patch64.exe (583.26 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 current page applies to VAIO Care version alone. You can find below info on other versions of VAIO Care: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are usually left behind when you remove VAIO Care.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care
  • C:\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\VAIO Care

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall VAIO Care:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\256.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\analyzer.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\Assets\256.ico
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\Assets\app_icon.ico

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following data will not be cleaned; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{EC635BC0-0D7C-4CA2-9B87-2A330C298CB2}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Care

Additional registry values that you should remove:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\VAIOShell.exe.ApplicationCompany
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\MuiCache\C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\VAIOShell.exe.FriendlyAppName
  • 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\

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

VAIO Care is a program marketed by the software company Sony Corporation. Sometimes, people want to uninstall this application. This can be hard because uninstalling this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. One of the best EASY procedure to uninstall 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 system, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and all around utility to optimize your Windows computer.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and wealth of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate VAIO Care or simply click the Search field and type in "VAIO Care". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Care app will be found very quickly. Notice that after you select VAIO Care in the list of apps, the following data about the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about VAIO Care, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the app you wish to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VAIO Care.
Uninstall VAIO Care

8. After removing VAIO Care, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to proceed with 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 removing VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your computer, we are not saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your PC. 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 Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-19 00:58:58.923