A way to uninstall VAIO Care from your system

This page contains detailed information on how to uninstall VAIO Care for Windows. It was developed for Windows by Sony Corporation. Further information on Sony Corporation can be seen here. You can see more info on VAIO Care at . The application is frequently placed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care folder. Take into account that this path can differ depending on the user's choice. C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{36C5BBF0-E5BF-4DE1-B684-7E90B0C93FB5}\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to uninstall VAIO Care. VAIO Care's primary file takes about 876.86 KB (897904 bytes) and is named VAIOCare.exe.

VAIO Care contains of the executables below. They occupy 8.10 MB (8496400 bytes) on disk.

  • FDR.exe (23.36 KB)
  • listener.exe (74.00 KB)
  • oscdimg.exe (128.89 KB)
  • VAIOCare.exe (876.86 KB)
  • VAIOCareMain.exe (2.46 MB)
  • VaioCareUpdate.exe (160.86 KB)
  • VCPerfService.exe (246.50 KB)
  • VCSpt.exe (53.86 KB)
  • VCsystray.exe (1.10 MB)
  • AuslogicExeCOMServer.exe (29.86 KB)
  • rdboot32.exe (39.50 KB)
  • rdboot64.exe (46.50 KB)
  • RegAsm.exe (52.00 KB)
  • RunAuslogics.exe (32.36 KB)
  • keyboard.exe (36.00 KB)
  • KeyboardChecker.exe (15.50 KB)
  • MouseChecker.exe (10.00 KB)
  • StxCon.exe (2.76 MB) to view all...

The current page applies to VAIO Care version alone. Click on the links below for other VAIO Care versions: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling VAIO Care we recommend you to verify if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories found on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care

Usually, the following files remain on disk:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\_FS_SWRINFO\
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\_FS_SWRINFO\
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\DiagPackage.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Care\EnableRDVDL.txt

Supplementary registry values that are not cleaned:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Installer\Products\B266F0D0AEBE570418E94797A84DC2ED\SourceList\LastUsedSource
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\SampleCollector\CategoryMessageFile
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\System\CurrentControlSet\Services\EventLog\Application\SampleCollector\EventMessageFile

How to delete VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Care is an application offered by Sony Corporation. Some computer users try to erase this application. Sometimes this is hard because uninstalling this manually takes some knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY procedure to erase 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very efficient uninstaller and general utility to optimize your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's design and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good system optimizer.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on the PC will appear

6. Navigate the list of programs until you locate VAIO Care or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Care". The VAIO Care program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select VAIO Care in the list , some data about the application is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating 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 program you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VAIO Care:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{36C5BBF0-E5BF-4DE1-B684-7E90B0C93FB5}\setup.exe
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will come up. accept the uninstall 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 an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Care which have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Care using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
Software Application


This page is not a piece of advice to remove VAIO Care by Sony Corporation from your PC, we are not 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 want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 02:07:49.157