A way to uninstall VAIO Gate from your computer

This web page contains detailed information on how to remove VAIO Gate for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Sony Corporation. Open here where you can find out more on Sony Corporation. VAIO Gate is typically installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate folder, regulated by the user's option. VAIO Gate's complete uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A7C30414-2382-4086-B0D6-01A88ABA21C3}\setup.exe. The application's main executable file is titled VAIO Gate.exe and occupies 2.25 MB (2357408 bytes).

The executable files below are part of VAIO Gate. They occupy an average of 2.63 MB (2758976 bytes) on disk.

  • ExecutionProxy.exe (392.16 KB)
  • VAIO Gate.exe (2.25 MB)

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Following the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Part_A few of these are listed below.

Folders found on disk after you uninstall VAIO Gate from your computer:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate

Check for and delete the following files from your disk when you uninstall VAIO Gate:
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\Application\index.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\etag_mapping.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\LanguageRegion.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\RSS\default.png
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\RSS\RecentMessages.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\Setting.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\tracking_schedule.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\TrackingCOMData.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\VAIO Gate.xml
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\VAIOGateInternalTA.txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\VAIOGateIntervalN.txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\VAIOGateIntervalT.txt
  • C:\Users\%user%\AppData\Roaming\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate\WelcomeState.txt

You will find in the Windows Registry that the following keys will not be uninstalled; remove them one by one using regedit.exe:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\VAIO GATE.EXE4E7B30B20023F8A0
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\DirectInput\VAIO GATE.EXE4F425C290023E888
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9733F5EA18B8E754E890E7169D14FA4A

Use regedit.exe to delete the following additional registry values from the Windows Registry:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Installer\Products\9733F5EA18B8E754E890E7169D14FA4A\ProductName

How to erase VAIO Gate from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Gate is an application offered by the software company Sony Corporation. Some computer users want to erase this program. Sometimes this is hard because removing this by hand takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. The best SIMPLE practice to erase VAIO Gate 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 system, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful uninstaller and general utility to optimize your computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the program by pressing the DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful system utility.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the PC will appear

6. Scroll the list of applications until you locate VAIO Gate or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Gate". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Gate application will be found very quickly. After you click VAIO Gate in the list of applications, the following information about the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). The star rating tells you the opinion other users have about VAIO Gate, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the program you want to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the uninstall by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will uninstall VAIO Gate.
Uninstall VAIO Gate

8. After uninstalling VAIO Gate, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Gate that have been left behind will be found and you will be able to delete them. By removing VAIO Gate with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows system will remain clean, speedy and able to take on new tasks.

Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
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The text above is not a piece of advice to remove VAIO Gate by Sony Corporation from your PC, nor are we saying that VAIO Gate by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to remove VAIO Gate supposing you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that our application Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-06-20 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 17:14:51.487