A guide to uninstall VAIO Care from your computer

VAIO Care is a software application. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Sony Corporation. More info about Sony Corporation can be seen here. Click on to get more details about VAIO Care on Sony Corporation's website. Usually the VAIO Care program is placed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care directory, depending on the user's option during install. VAIO Care's full uninstall command line is MsiExec.exe /X{CFF42E71-C014-4196-940C-EAA5812FD84A}. VAIO Care's primary file takes around 3.41 MB (3572152 bytes) and is named VAIOShell.exe.

VAIO Care is comprised of the following executables which occupy 13.98 MB (14661232 bytes) on disk:

  • ClearRegistry.exe (12.66 KB)
  • FDR.exe (25.13 KB)
  • iolorgdf32.exe (11.00 KB)
  • ioloTools.exe (4.90 MB)
  • listener.exe (80.66 KB)
  • UpdateTrayIcon.exe (9.50 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (870.93 KB)
  • VAIOShell.exe (3.41 MB)
  • VCAdmin.exe (21.93 KB)
  • VCAgent.exe (20.43 KB)
  • VCCreatRecoveryMedia.exe (297.43 KB)
  • VCPerfService.exe (254.66 KB)
  • VCREAD.exe (118.43 KB)
  • VCService.exe (51.93 KB)
  • VCSystemTray.exe (730.93 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (121.38 KB)
  • DatabaseSetup.exe (35.93 KB)
  • UninstallerApp.exe (65.50 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (128.89 KB)
  • StxCon.exe (2.76 MB)
  • iolorgdf64.exe (14.00 KB) to view all...

This web page is about VAIO Care version only. For other VAIO Care versions please click below: to view all...

How to uninstall VAIO Care with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is an application by Sony Corporation. Some people decide to erase this program. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this by hand requires some experience regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE practice to erase VAIO Care is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here are some detailed instructions about how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your Windows system, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general tool to take care of your Windows PC.


  • visit Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of programs until you locate VAIO Care or simply click the Search feature and type in "VAIO Care". The VAIO Care app will be found automatically. Notice that after you select VAIO Care in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other people have about VAIO Care, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the application you wish to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for VAIO Care:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: MsiExec.exe /X{CFF42E71-C014-4196-940C-EAA5812FD84A}
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VAIO Care.
Uninstall VAIO Care

8. After uninstalling VAIO Care, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Care that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or directories are left behind on your system.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to remove VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that VAIO Care by Sony Corporation is not a good application. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Care supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-02 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-02 08:41:12.940