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Should I remove Battery Care Function?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
27% remove it73% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #35,435
United States Rank #29,092
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VersionDistribution 2.00% 68.00% 30.00%

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Battery Care Function

What is Battery Care Function?  (from Sony)

Battery degradation can be slowed by limiting battery charge up to 80% of capacity. This function extends the battery life approximately 1.5 times* longer. Battery life will be about 20% shorter than a fully charged battery. However, this mode slows battery degradation and is effective if you usually use the computer w...  Read more


Battery Care Function is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named BatteryCare.exe. The setup package generally installs about 7 files and is usually about 9.05 MB (9,484,476 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 48% of users of Battery Care Function come from the United States, it is also popular in Iran and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony-asia.com/productcontent/364394/productcategory/it-computer-accessories
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Battery Care Function
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{3
Estimated size: 9.05 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Battery Care Function

Program executable:BatteryCare.exe
Name:Battery Care Function
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\Battery Care Function\BatteryCare.exe
Additional files:
  • BatteryCare.dll - Battery Care Function
  • BatteryCare.exe
  • VES Battery Care.dll - VAIO Event Service (BCF Module)
  • MFC71.dll (by Microsoft) - Microsoft® Visual Studio .NET (MFCDLL Shared Library - Retail Version)
  • MFC71u.dll (by Microsoft)
  • Msvcp71.dll - Microsoft® C++ Runtime Library
  • Msvcr71.dll - Microsoft® C Runtime Library

How do I remove Battery Care Function?

Quickly and completely remove Battery Care Function from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Battery Care Function from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program Battery Care Function, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove Battery Care Function.

Win Vista (SP2) 58%
Win 8 2%
Uninstall it 27%
Keep it 73%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 68.00%
Windows 7 30.00%
Windows 8 2.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 36.00%
Windows Vista Business 28.00%
Windows 7 Professional 12.00%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.00%
Windows 7 Home Premium 8.00%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.00%

Distribution by countryGeography

48.44% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 48.44%
  Iran 6.25%
  Germany 6.25%
  Taiwan 3.13%
  France 3.13%
  Mexico 3.13%
  United Kingdom 3.13%
  Vietnam 1.56%
  South Africa 1.56%
  Thailand 1.56%
  Switzerland 1.56%
  Australia 1.56%
  Russia 1.56%
  Austria 1.56%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 98.00%
ASUS 2.00%
Common models
Sony VGN-CR120E 17.02%
Sony VGN-SZ650N 4.26%
Sony VGN-CR123E 4.26%
Sony VGN-CR131E 4.26%
Sony VGN-CR125E 2.13%
Sony VPCSB18GG 2.13%

About Sony

Sony is a leading manufacturer of electronics products for the consumer markets and is the electronics business unit and the parent company of the Sony Group.
Publisher URL: www.sony.com


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