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Should I remove VAIO My Memory Center?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #11,726
United States Rank #6,046
Reach 0.0324%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 14.73 days
434.63 days >
Average installed length: 228.36 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
2.00.1029 23.13%
1.00.0229 76.87%

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VAIO My Memory Center

What is VAIO My Memory Center?

An automated online data transfer and backup service designed to securely protect your data.

About  (from Sony)

My Memory Centerâ„¢ provides the security of knowing your data is securely backed up.
- Transfer data securely to a password-protected online account.
- Automatically backup data whenever your computer is idle.
- Access your data 24/7 from any computer.
The My Memory Centerâ„¢ service is not available in al...  Read more

Overview

VAIO My Memory Center is a program developed by Sony. It is bundled and preinstalled with various Sony computers. The most used version is 1.00.0229, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. Upon installation and setup, it defines an auto-start registry entry which makes this program run on each Windows boot for all user logins. The main program executable is VAIO MyMemCenter.exe. The setup package is about 664 KB (679,936 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows Vista (SP2) as well as Windows 7 (SP1). While about 85% of users of VAIO My Memory Center come from the United States, it is also popular in Canada and Iran.

VAIO My Memory Center is pre-installed on the PC

Such software is installed by the manufacture when delivering the PC to the end user. Some pre-installed programs are considered bloatware as they are simply limited function trials, while others are required for proper PC operation.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.com/pcsupport
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO My Memory Center
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\10\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{E
Estimated size: 664 KB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO My Memory Center

Program executable:VAIO MyMemCenter.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO My Memory Center\VAIO MyMemCenter.exe
MD5:07b5ab2f18902ce328e38a8101cbd3f7
  • VAIO MyMemCenter.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Startup File (All Users Run)
  • VAIO MyMemCenter.exe is loaded in the all users (HKLM) registry as a startup file name 'VAIOMyMemCenter' which loads as "C:\Program Files\sony\vaio my memory center\vaio mymemcenter.exe" 1.

How do I remove VAIO My Memory Center?

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

PC BRAND OF CHOICE
100%
Sony
 
OS VERSIONS
Win Vista (SP2) 77%
Win 7 1%
 
HOW IT STARTS
Automatically starts? Yes
(Found in the run registry)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 86.59%
Windows 7 11.87%
Windows 8 1.54%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 81.06%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.83%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.19%
Windows Vista Business 3.74%
Windows Vista Ultimate 1.54%
Windows 7 Professional 0.88%

Distribution by countryGeography

84.73% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 84.73%
  Canada 4.62%
  Iran 3.22%
  India 0.70%
  Germany 0.70%
  United Kingdom 0.56%
  Brazil 0.42%
  Mexico 0.42%
  PR 0.42%
  Netherlands 0.42%
  Argentina 0.28%
  United Arab Emirates 0.28%
  LY 0.14%
  BO 0.14%

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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