VAIO Update 5 VAIO Update 5

How to uninstall VAIO Update 5 from your computer

This page contains complete information on how to uninstall VAIO Update 5 for Windows. It is produced by Sony Corporation. You can find out more on Sony Corporation or check for application updates here. Usually the VAIO Update 5 program is to be found in the C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Update 5 folder, depending on the user's option during install. C:\Program Files (x86)\InstallShield Installation Information\{5BEE8F1F-BD32-4553-8107-500439E43BD7}\setup.exe is the full command line if you want to remove VAIO Update 5. VAIOUpdt.exe is the VAIO Update 5's main executable file and it takes close to 1.89 MB (1986928 bytes) on disk.

VAIO Update 5 is composed of the following executables which occupy 3.49 MB (3659856 bytes) on disk:

  • ShellExeProxy.exe (458.36 KB)
  • VAIOUpdt.exe (1.89 MB)
  • VUAgent.exe (1.15 MB)

The information on this page is only about version of VAIO Update 5. Click on the links below for other VAIO Update 5 versions: to view all...

A way to erase VAIO Update 5 from your computer using Advanced Uninstaller PRO

VAIO Update 5 is an application offered by Sony Corporation. Frequently, people want to remove it. Sometimes this is easier said than done because removing this manually requires some advanced knowledge regarding Windows program uninstallation. The best SIMPLE way to remove VAIO Update 5 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 efficient uninstaller and all around tool to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. Take some time to admire the program's design and number of features available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a powerful system utility.

3. Press the General Tools category
Go to General Tools

4. Press the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. A list of the programs existing on your PC will be shown to you

6. Scroll the list of programs until you find VAIO Update 5 or simply activate the Search field and type in "VAIO Update 5". If it exists on your system the VAIO Update 5 application will be found very quickly. When you click VAIO Update 5 in the list of apps, the following data about the program is shown to you:

  • Safety rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other users have about VAIO Update 5, from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Reviews by other users - Press the Read reviews button.
  • Details about the program you are about to remove, by pressing the Properties button.
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation window will come up. accept the uninstall by pressing the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall VAIO Update 5.
Uninstall VAIO Update 5

8. After uninstalling VAIO Update 5, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will offer to run a cleanup. Press Next to start the cleanup. All the items that belong VAIO Update 5 which have been left behind will be detected and you will be able to delete them. By uninstalling VAIO Update 5 with Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you are assured that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your system.

Your Windows PC will remain clean, speedy and ready to serve you properly.


Geographical user distribution

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


This page is not a piece of advice to uninstall VAIO Update 5 by Sony Corporation from your PC, we are not saying that VAIO Update 5 by Sony Corporation is not a good application for your computer. This page only contains detailed instructions on how to uninstall VAIO Update 5 supposing you want to. Here you can find registry and disk entries that other software left behind and Advanced Uninstaller PRO discovered and classified as "leftovers" on other users' computers.

2016-06-26 / Written by Daniel Statescu for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

follow @DanielStatescu
Last update on: 2016-06-26 16:19:44.007