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How to uninstall VAIO Control Center from your computer

This page is about VAIO Control Center for Windows. Below you can find details on how to remove it from your computer. It was developed for Windows by Sony Corporation. More data about Sony Corporation can be found here. VAIO Control Center is typically set up in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Control Center folder, however this location may vary a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. 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\{72042FA6-5609-489F-A8EA-3C2DD650F667}\setup.exe. Note that you might be prompted for admin rights. VAIO Control Center.exe is the VAIO Control Center's main executable file and it takes about 1.75 MB (1832640 bytes) on disk.

VAIO Control Center is comprised of the following executables which occupy 1.75 MB (1832640 bytes) on disk:

  • VAIO Control Center.exe (1.75 MB)

The current page applies to VAIO Control Center version only. For other VAIO Control Center versions please click below: to view all...
Some files and registry entries are frequently left behind when you uninstall VAIO Control Center.

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

Files remaining:
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\User Pinned\TaskBar\VAIO Control Center.lnk
  • C:\Users\UserName\AppData\Roaming\UserName Corporation\VAIO Control Center\CurrentSettingProfileData.xml

Registry that is not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DeviceDisplayObject\HardwareId\ComputerMetadata#{d1d8463f-ec95-5497-a449-29d27eb5d8b6}\Shell\VAIO Control Center
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{72042FA6-5609-489F-A8EA-3C2DD650F667}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\UserName Corporation\VAIO Control Center

A way to uninstall VAIO Control Center from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Control Center is a program marketed by Sony Corporation. Frequently, people want to remove this program. This can be troublesome because removing this by hand takes some experience regarding Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE way to remove VAIO Control Center 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 on your PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and general utility to clean your PC.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to admire Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

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 the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VAIO Control Center or simply click the Search field and type in "VAIO Control Center". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Control Center app will be found automatically. When you click VAIO Control Center in the list of apps, the following information about the application is made available to you:

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

8. After removing VAIO Control Center, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Control Center that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Control Center using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

Your Windows system 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)
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This page is not a recommendation to remove 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 for your computer. This page only contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Control Center supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-19 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 22:14:44.163