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A guide to uninstall VAIO Startup Assistant from your PC

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall VAIO Startup Assistant for Windows. It was coded for Windows by Sony. Go over here where you can get more info on Sony. More details about VAIO Startup Assistant can be seen at . The program is usually located in the C:\Program Files\Sony\First Experience folder (same installation drive as Windows). RunDll32 is the full command line if you want to remove VAIO Startup Assistant. VAIO Startup Assistant's primary file takes about 1.15 MB (1209648 bytes) and is named VAIOWelcome.exe.

VAIO Startup Assistant contains of the executables below. They take 2.39 MB (2501312 bytes) on disk.

  • CleanUp.exe (21.30 KB)
  • VAIOWelcome.exe (1.15 MB)
  • WelcomeLauncher.exe (20.00 KB)
  • CleanUp.exe (17.30 KB)
  • VAIOWelcome.exe (1.15 MB)
  • WelcomeLauncher.exe (16.00 KB)
  • MSOLauncher.exe (9.50 KB) to view all...

The current page applies to VAIO Startup Assistant version 3.00.0731 only. For other VAIO Startup Assistant versions please click below: to view all...

A way to remove VAIO Startup Assistant from your computer with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Startup Assistant is a program marketed by Sony. Frequently, users decide to remove this program. Sometimes this can be hard because removing this manually requires some skill related to removing Windows programs manually. The best QUICK manner to remove VAIO Startup Assistant 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 Windows PC, install it. This is a good step because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very potent uninstaller and general utility to optimize your Windows computer.


  • go to Download Link
  • download the setup by clicking on the green DOWNLOAD button
  • install Advanced Uninstaller PRO
2. Run Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's design and wealth of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good program.

3. Press the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs tool
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the programs existing on your computer will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find VAIO Startup Assistant or simply click the Search field and type in "VAIO Startup Assistant". If it is installed on your PC the VAIO Startup Assistant program will be found automatically. Notice that when you click VAIO Startup Assistant in the list of programs, the following information about the program is made available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This explains the opinion other users have about VAIO Startup Assistant, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information about the application you are about to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For example you can see that for VAIO Startup Assistant:

  • The publisher is:
  • The uninstall string is: RunDll32
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking Uninstall. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall VAIO Startup Assistant.
Uninstall VAIO Startup Assistant

8. After removing VAIO Startup Assistant, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Press Next to perform the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Startup Assistant which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VAIO Startup Assistant with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your computer.

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

Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
  • Windows 7 (6.1)
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The text above is not a recommendation to remove VAIO Startup Assistant by Sony from your PC, we are not saying that VAIO Startup Assistant by Sony is not a good application for your computer. This text only contains detailed info on how to remove VAIO Startup Assistant in case you want to. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-26 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-26 18:05:41.027