How to uninstall WinDVD for VAIO from your PC

This web page contains complete information on how to remove WinDVD for VAIO for Windows. It was developed for Windows by InterVideo Inc.. Open here for more information on InterVideo Inc.. Detailed information about WinDVD for VAIO can be seen at . WinDVD for VAIO is frequently set up in the C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8 directory, however this location can vary a lot depending on the user's option while installing the program. C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{20471B27-D702-4FE8-8DEC-0702CC8C0A85}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x040c is the full command line if you want to uninstall WinDVD for VAIO. The program's main executable file is called WinDVD.exe and its approximative size is 1.95 MB (2049296 bytes).

WinDVD for VAIO is comprised of the following executables which occupy 4.15 MB (4352544 bytes) on disk:

  • WinDVD.exe (1.95 MB)
  • WinDVDFs.exe (2.20 MB)

This web page is about WinDVD for VAIO version 8.08.384 alone. You can find below info on other releases of WinDVD for VAIO: to view all...
Many files, folders and registry entries can not be deleted when you are trying to remove WinDVD for VAIO from your computer.

You should delete the folders below after you uninstall WinDVD for VAIO:
  • C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8

Check for and remove the following files from your disk when you uninstall WinDVD for VAIO:
  • C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8\ADOperator.dll
  • C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8\
  • C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8\AppAIO.dll
  • C:\Program Files\InterVideo\DVD8\AppIHT.dll

Generally the following registry data will not be cleaned:
  • HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Uninstall\InstallShield_{20471B27-D702-4FE8-8DEC-0702CC8C0A85}

Registry values that are not removed from your PC:
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\DVD\shell\play\command\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ivi.WinDVD8MediaFile\DefaultIcon\
  • HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\ivi.WinDVD8MediaFile\shell\open\command\

A way to delete WinDVD for VAIO from your PC with the help of Advanced Uninstaller PRO

WinDVD for VAIO is an application marketed by InterVideo Inc.. Frequently, computer users choose to remove this application. This can be difficult because removing this by hand takes some skill related to Windows internal functioning. The best SIMPLE solution to remove WinDVD for VAIO 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 already installed on your Windows PC, add it. This is good because Advanced Uninstaller PRO is the best uninstaller and general utility to maximize the performance of your Windows system.


2. Start Advanced Uninstaller PRO. It's recommended to take your time to get familiar with Advanced Uninstaller PRO's interface and number of tools available. Advanced Uninstaller PRO is a very useful Windows optimizer.

3. Click on the General Tools button
Go to General Tools

4. Activate the Uninstall Programs feature
Go to Uninstall Programs

5. All the applications existing on the PC will be made available to you

6. Navigate the list of applications until you locate WinDVD for VAIO or simply activate the Search feature and type in "WinDVD for VAIO". If it exists on your system the WinDVD for VAIO program will be found very quickly. Notice that when you click WinDVD for VAIO in the list of apps, some information regarding the application is available to you:

  • Star rating (in the left lower corner). This tells you the opinion other people have regarding WinDVD for VAIO, ranging from "Highly recommended" to "Very dangerous".
  • Opinions by other people - Click on the Read reviews button.
  • Technical information regarding the program you wish to remove, by clicking on the Properties button.
For instance you can see that for WinDVD for VAIO:

  • The software company is:
  • The uninstall string is: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{20471B27-D702-4FE8-8DEC-0702CC8C0A85}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x040c
7. Press the Uninstall button. A confirmation page will appear. Confirm the uninstall by clicking the Uninstall button. Advanced Uninstaller PRO will then uninstall WinDVD for VAIO.
Uninstall WinDVD for VAIO

8. After removing WinDVD for VAIO, Advanced Uninstaller PRO will ask you to run a cleanup. Click Next to proceed with the cleanup. All the items of WinDVD for VAIO that have been left behind will be detected and you will be asked if you want to delete them. By uninstalling WinDVD for VAIO using Advanced Uninstaller PRO, you can be sure that no Windows registry entries, files or folders are left behind on your disk.

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


Geographical user distribution

  • Windows Vista (6.0)
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The text above is not a recommendation to uninstall WinDVD for VAIO by InterVideo Inc. from your PC, we are not saying that WinDVD for VAIO by InterVideo Inc. is not a good software application. This text simply contains detailed info on how to uninstall WinDVD for VAIO supposing you decide this is what you want to do. The information above contains registry and disk entries that Advanced Uninstaller PRO stumbled upon and classified as "leftovers" on other users' PCs.

2016-07-09 / Written by Andreea Kartman for Advanced Uninstaller PRO

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Last update on: 2016-07-09 12:17:25.427