VAIO Update VAIO Update

A way to uninstall VAIO Update from your PC

VAIO Update is a computer program. This page holds details on how to uninstall it from your PC. It is made by Sony Corporation. Open here for more information on Sony Corporation. VAIO Update is frequently installed in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update 5 directory, regulated by the user's option. You can uninstall VAIO Update by clicking on the Start menu of Windows and pasting the command line C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{5BEE8F1F-BD32-4553-8107-500439E43BD7}\setup.exe. Keep in mind that you might be prompted for administrator rights. The program's main executable file is called VAIOUpdt.exe and occupies 2.08 MB (2185616 bytes).

The executable files below are installed together with VAIO Update. They occupy about 3.78 MB (3965072 bytes) on disk.

  • ShellExeProxy.exe (458.36 KB)
  • VAIOUpdt.exe (2.08 MB)
  • VUAgent.exe (1.25 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Update. You can find below info on other versions of VAIO Update: to view all...

A way to erase VAIO Update from your PC with Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Update is an application marketed by Sony Corporation. Frequently, users decide to uninstall this application. Sometimes this is difficult because performing this by hand takes some advanced knowledge regarding removing Windows programs manually. One of the best SIMPLE approach to uninstall VAIO Update 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 PC, install it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is one of the best uninstaller and all around utility to clean your PC.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take your time to get familiar with the program's interface and number of functions available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very good Windows optimizer.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

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

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

6. Scroll the list of applications until you find VAIO Update or simply activate the Search feature and type in "VAIO Update". The VAIO Update application will be found very quickly. Notice that when you select VAIO Update in the list of programs, some data regarding the program is made available to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have regarding VAIO Update, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details regarding the app you want to uninstall, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation dialog will come up. Confirm the removal by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will automatically remove VAIO Update.
Uninstall VAIO Update

8. After uninstalling VAIO Update, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run an additional cleanup. Click Next to go ahead with the cleanup. All the items of VAIO Update that have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By removing VAIO Update with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows 7 (6.1)
  • 10.0
Software Application


The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall VAIO Update by Sony Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that VAIO Update by Sony Corporation is not a good software application. This page only contains detailed info on how to uninstall VAIO Update 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.

2016-06-20 / Written by Dan Armano for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-06-20 05:51:17.663