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How to uninstall VAIO Control Center from your system

VAIO Control Center is a Windows program. Read more about how to remove it from your PC. It is written by Sony Corporation. You can read more on Sony Corporation or check for application updates here. VAIO Control Center is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center directory, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the program. You can remove VAIO Control Center by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{8E797841-A110-41FD-B17A-3ABC0641187A}\setup.exe. Note that you might get a notification for admin rights. VAIO Control Center's primary file takes about 1.76 MB (1848248 bytes) and is called VAIO Control Center.exe.

VAIO Control Center is comprised of the following executables which take 7.12 MB (7467768 bytes) on disk:

  • Activation.exe (22.19 KB)
  • SBMsg.exe (386.63 KB)
  • SUSLaunchStartDes.exe (103.13 KB)
  • SUSSoundProxy.exe (41.13 KB)
  • VAIO Control Center.exe (1.76 MB)
  • VAIOBNSetting.exe (146.63 KB)
  • VESGfxMgr.exe (54.43 KB)
  • VESMgr.exe (65.13 KB)
  • VESMgrSub.exe (179.13 KB)
  • VESNvApiProxy.exe (121.63 KB)
  • VESShellExeProxy.exe (2.06 MB)
  • WBCBatteryCare.exe (2.21 MB) to view all...

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Control Center. You can find below info on other releases of VAIO Control Center: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are regularly left behind when you remove VAIO Control Center.

Directories left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center
  • C:\Users\Mostafa Fahmy\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Control Center

Generally, the following files are left on disk:
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\Activation.exe
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\AppMonitorSetting.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\AutoDimmerSetting.dll
  • C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center\BCFSetting.dll

Many times the following registry data will not be removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{0C81D8E0-CAD7-47D3-AB6C-37765348E2AA}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{201E22B5-0E67-4FD3-942C-377952EDE7C2}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{2B39BA04-4033-474A-B8EF-8E15EDE85530}
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{358992B8-BA2D-42E6-95D4-FFA2F1E3A092}

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{049A70D9-212C-4DE5-9317-7C3BBFF92372}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{07AFF2FA-39A2-4009-B05B-F889D120A3BF}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0C6EAC14-C92D-4B05-B527-5426F96E441B}\LocalServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{0C8BC06A-89E5-48ED-AD13-ED7D5E8616A6}\InprocServer32\

How to erase VAIO Control Center from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Control Center is an application marketed by Sony Corporation. Frequently, people want to remove this program. Sometimes this can be easier said than done because deleting this manually requires some advanced knowledge related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best EASY way to remove VAIO Control Center 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 a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by clicking on the DOWNLOAD button
  • set up Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful package of tools.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the computer will be shown to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VAIO Control Center or simply click the Search feature and type in "VAIO Control Center". If it exists on your system the VAIO Control Center application will be found very quickly. When you click VAIO Control Center in the list of applications, some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding VAIO Control Center, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the application you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VAIO Control Center.
Uninstall VAIO Control Center

8. After uninstalling VAIO Control Center, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Control Center which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VAIO Control Center using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry items, files or folders are left behind on your PC.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to run without errors or problems.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall VAIO Control Center by Sony Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that VAIO Control Center by Sony Corporation is not a good application. This text simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VAIO Control Center in case you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-23 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 13:33:55.890