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Sony Certificate PCH

What is Sony Certificate PCH?

Installed with the PC, the Sony Certificate PCH application will validate the software installations to verify it was legitimately installed.

Overview

Sony Certificate PCH is a software program developed by Sony. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows XP and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 80% of users of Sony Certificate PCH come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Iran.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{D0448678-1203-

How do I remove Sony Certificate PCH?

Quickly and completely remove Sony Certificate PCH from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall Sony Certificate PCH 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 Sony Certificate PCH, 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 Sony Certificate PCH.

OS VERSIONS
Win XP 81%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 8%
Keep it 92%
 
GLOBAL RANK
#20,165

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 87.50%
Windows 7 9.72%
Windows Vista 2.78%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 88.57%
Windows 7 Home Premium 4.29%
Windows 7 Professional 4.29%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 2.86%

Distribution by countryGeography

80.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 80.37%
  Canada 6.54%
  Iran 2.80%
  Mexico 2.80%
  AL 0.93%
  China 0.93%
  Spain 0.93%
  United Kingdom 0.93%
  India 0.93%
  Netherlands 0.93%
  Saudi Arabia 0.93%
  Turkey 0.93%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 50.00%
American Megatrends 17.74%
Intel 14.52%
ASUS 9.68%
Hewlett-Packard 4.84%
Dell 3.23%
Common models
Sony VGC-RB34G 3.08%
Sony VGC-RB30 1.54%
Sony VGC-RA840G 1.54%
Sony VGC-RA820G(UC) 1.54%
Sony PCV-V200G 1.54%
Sony PCV-RZ54G(UC) 1.54%

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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