Application VAIO Hardware Diagnostics

A guide to uninstall VAIO Hardware Diagnostics from your system

VAIO Hardware Diagnostics is a computer program. This page is comprised of details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is developed by Sony Corporation. More info about Sony Corporation can be found here. The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files (x86)\Sony\VAIO Recovery\plugins directory (same installation drive as Windows). The application's main executable file has a size of 121.38 KB (124288 bytes) on disk and is called oscdimg.exe.

The executables below are part of VAIO Hardware Diagnostics. They occupy about 559.02 KB (572440 bytes) on disk.

  • oscdimg.exe (121.38 KB)
  • vhd.exe (412.36 KB)
  • bootDllModule.exe (25.29 KB)

The current page applies to VAIO Hardware Diagnostics version 3.9.1 alone. Click on the links below for other VAIO Hardware Diagnostics versions:

A way to uninstall VAIO Hardware Diagnostics from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Hardware Diagnostics is a program by Sony Corporation. Some people want to erase this application. This is efortful because doing this by hand takes some experience related to removing Windows programs manually. One of the best QUICK manner to erase VAIO Hardware Diagnostics 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 PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is an efficient uninstaller and general tool to optimize your computer.


2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take some time to admire the program's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications installed on the computer will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VAIO Hardware Diagnostics or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Hardware Diagnostics". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Hardware Diagnostics program will be found automatically. After you click VAIO Hardware Diagnostics in the list , some data regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the lower left corner). The star rating explains the opinion other users have regarding VAIO Hardware Diagnostics, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VAIO Hardware Diagnostics.
Uninstall VAIO Hardware Diagnostics

8. After removing VAIO Hardware Diagnostics, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Hardware Diagnostics which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Hardware Diagnostics with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • 10.0
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • Windows 8.1 (6.3)
  • Windows 8 (6.2)
  • Windows XP (5.1)
Software Application


The text above is not a piece of advice to uninstall VAIO Hardware Diagnostics by Sony Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that VAIO Hardware Diagnostics by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VAIO Hardware Diagnostics in case you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-18 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-18 20:43:20.317