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Should I remove VAIO Touch Search?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
22% remove it78% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
What do people think about it?
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How common is it?
Global Rank #9,182
United States Rank #9,148
Reach 0.0479%
Installation trends (last 30 days)
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 12.00 days
353.90 days >
Average installed length: 185.95 days


VersionDistribution 99.55% 0.45%

Typically installed together

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VAIO Touch Search


VAIO Touch Search is a program developed by Sony. The most used version is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The main program executable is Search.Listener.exe. The software installer includes 17 files and is usually about 2.62 MB (2,747,073 bytes). A majority of the PCs this is running on, most OS versions are Windows 8. While about 39% of users of VAIO Touch Search come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Search\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F792DDDD-71C8-419E-AE05-46B0CDB1BEC8}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 2.62 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Touch Search

Program executable:Search.Listener.exe
Name:VAIO Touch Search
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\Search\Search.Listener.exe
Additional files:
  • Search.Provider.Favorites.dll - Search.Provider.Favorites
  • Search.Provider.History.dll - Search.Provider.History
  • Search.Provider.Files.dll - Search.Provider.Files
  • Search.Configuration.dll - Search.Configuration
  • Search.Input.dll - Search.InputProvider
  • Search.Provider.Apps.dll - Search.Provider.Apps
  • Search.Controller.dll - Search.Controller
  • Search.Listener.exe - VAIO Touch Search
  • Sony.VAIO.VAIOImprovementWrapper.CSharp.dll - VAIO Improvement (Sony.VAIO.VAIOImprovementWrapper.CSharp)
  • Search.Provider.dll - Search.Provider
  • Search.Settings.dll - Search.Settings
  • Search.Toolkit.dll - Search.Toolkit
  • Search.Runner.dll - Search.Runner
  • Search.UI.dll - Search.UI
  • Search.dll - Search

How do I remove VAIO Touch Search?

Quickly and completely remove VAIO Touch Search 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 Touch Search 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 Touch Search, 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 Touch Search.

Uninstall it 22%
Keep it 78%

Distribution by countryGeography

39.42% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 39.42%
  United Kingdom 5.45%
  Germany 4.56%
  Canada 4.06%
  Italy 3.30%
  France 2.92%
  Australia 2.79%
  Brazil 2.41%
  Mexico 1.90%
  Taiwan 1.77%
  Austria 1.77%
  Saudi Arabia 1.52%
  India 1.39%
  United Arab Emirates 1.39%

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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