How to uninstall VAIO Gate from your system

This web page is about VAIO Gate for Windows. Here you can find details on how to uninstall it from your PC. The Windows release was created by Sony Corporation. More information on Sony Corporation can be found here. VAIO Gate is commonly installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate directory, depending on the user's decision. VAIO Gate's full uninstall command line is C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{A7C30414-2382-4086-B0D6-01A88ABA21C3}\setup.exe. The program's main executable file has a size of 1.75 MB (1833872 bytes) on disk and is called VAIO Gate.exe.

VAIO Gate contains of the executables below. They take 2.13 MB (2233632 bytes) on disk.

  • ExecutionProxy.exe (390.39 KB)
  • VAIO Gate.exe (1.75 MB)

This data is about VAIO Gate version alone. You can find below info on other application versions of VAIO Gate: to view all...
After the uninstall process, the application leaves leftovers on the PC. Some of these are listed below.

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

The files below are left behind on your disk by VAIO Gate's application uninstaller when you removed it:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\AES.txt
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIO Gate.chm
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIO Gate.exe.mui
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Gate\DE-DE\VAIOGateDesktopShellExt.dll.mui

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6C81587C-EF5E-4787-87D7-6C753429D04D}
  • HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{A7C30414-2382-4086-B0D6-01A88ABA21C3}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO Gate

Additional values that are not removed:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{AA9A9F3B-B0C6-4F8E-9A70-8239CA47F1D7}\InprocServer32\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{236B1A62-A5BC-4761-A494-269B562878E9}\1.0\0\win64\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{236B1A62-A5BC-4761-A494-269B562878E9}\1.0\HELPDIR\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\TypeLib\{6C81587C-EF5E-4787-87D7-6C753429D04D}\1.0\0\win32\

A way to remove VAIO Gate with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Gate is an application released by Sony Corporation. Sometimes, computer users choose to remove it. This can be efortful because doing this by hand takes some experience related to PCs. One of the best QUICK action to remove VAIO Gate is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Here is how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO already installed on your system, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around utility to maximize the performance of your PC.


  • navigate to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD NOW button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to admire the program's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good package of tools.

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

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the applications existing on your PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate 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 automatically. Notice that after you click VAIO Gate in the list of applications, some information regarding the application is shown to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other users have regarding VAIO Gate, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you are about to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will show up. accept the removal by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VAIO Gate.
Uninstall VAIO Gate

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

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

Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation 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. This page simply contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Gate 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' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-23 00:33:38.930