Application VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant

A guide to uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant from your system

This web page contains complete information on how to remove VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant for Windows. The Windows release was developed by Sony Corporation. Check out here where you can read more on Sony Corporation. VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience directory, however this location can differ a lot depending on the user's choice when installing the application. You can uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line RunDll32. Note that you might receive a notification for admin rights. VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant's main file takes about 21.30 KB (21808 bytes) and its name is OOBEAppLauncher.exe.

VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant contains of the executables below. They take 1.13 MB (1185840 bytes) on disk.

  • OEMFirstRun.exe (369.80 KB)
  • OOBEAppLauncher.exe (21.30 KB)
  • OOBEFcdRegistration.exe (268.30 KB)
  • OOBESendInfo.exe (72.30 KB)
  • SymSilentOEM.exe (421.86 KB)
  • XCopyDir.exe (4.50 KB) to view all...

This web page is about VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant version 2.00.1110 alone. You can find here a few links to other VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant releases: to view all...
If you are manually uninstalling VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant we advise you to check if the following data is left behind on your PC.

Directories that were left behind:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience

The files below are left behind on your disk by VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant when you uninstall it:
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\chrome.wmv
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\kidzui.wmv
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\KidZui_Privacy_Policy.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\KidZui_Terms_of_Service.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\MyResource.en-CA.resources
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\MyResource.en-US.resources
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OEMFirstRun.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBEAppLauncher.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBEFcdRegistration.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBEFcdRegistration.XmlSerializers.dll
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBEReminder.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBESendInfo.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\OOBESendInfo.xml
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora.wmv
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\1490.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\1990.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\990.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bg_body.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bg_sonora.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bg_table.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bg_top_interna.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bg_top_pg.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\bt_fechar.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\btn_assineja.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\btn_cliqueaqui.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\ico_check.png
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\ico_li.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\ico_nocheck.png
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\img_logos.jpg
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\logo_divisor.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\logo_sonora.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\logo_terra.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\sonora_clube.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\sonora_clube_pc.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\img\sonora_plus.gif
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\index.html
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\js\functions.js
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sonora_offline\styles\main.css
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\Sony_UserNametile.bmp
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sym_eula.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sym_eula_EN.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sym_eula_ES.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sym_eula_FR.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\sym_eula_PT.rtf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\SymSilentOEM.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\tasks.bat
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\VAIO_Rewards_final.pdf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\vaiologo.png
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\XCopyDir.exe
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\zipca_EN_offline.pdf
  • C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience\zipca_FR_offline.pdf

Registry that is not uninstalled:
  • HKEY_CURRENT_UserName\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\{1B500D37-E7CF-480B-8054-8A563594EC4E}
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Sony Corporation\VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant

A way to uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant from your PC using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant is an application offered by the software company Sony Corporation. Frequently, computer users want to uninstall this application. This is easier said than done because performing this by hand takes some experience regarding PCs. One of the best SIMPLE procedure to uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant is to use Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take the following steps on how to do this:

1. If you don't have Advanced Uninstaller PRO on your PC, add it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and all around tool to take care of your system.


2. Start 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 good Windows tool.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Click on the Uninstall Programs button
Go to Uninstall Programs

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

6. Navigate the list of applications until you find VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant". If it exists on your system the VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant app will be found automatically. Notice that when you select VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant in the list of programs, the following information regarding the application is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the lower left corner). This explains the opinion other people have regarding VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other people - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by clicking on the Properties button.
7. Click the Uninstall button. A window asking you to confirm will appear. Confirm the removal by pressing Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then remove VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant.
Uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant

8. After removing VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant which have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By removing VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry items, files or directories are left behind on your PC.

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


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a recommendation to uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant by Sony Corporation from your computer, nor are we saying that VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant by Sony Corporation is not a good application. This page simply contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VAIO OOBE and Startup Assistant supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

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

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 20:46:54.360