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Should I remove NFC Connection Utility?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
10% remove it90% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #7,247
United States Rank #7,721
Reach 0.0583%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 15.55 days
458.70 days >
Average installed length: 241.01 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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NFC Connection Utility


NFC Connection Utility is a software program developed by Sony. During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The setup package generally installs about 4 files and is usually about 4.38 MB (4,596,026 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of those who have this installed, most are running it on Windows 10. While about 41% of users of NFC Connection Utility come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\NFC Connection Utility\
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F3FC1B12-45AA-4ACE-AD9F-DFD87BE9457E}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.38 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by NFC Connection Utility

  • CameraConnection.exe - NFC Connection Utility (NFC Connection Utility(Camera Connection))
  • FileMonitor.dll - NFC Connection Utility(File Monitor)
  • NFCConnectionUtility.exe
  • ShowDesktop.exe - NFC Connection Utility (Show Desktop)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • NFCConnectionUtility.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named NFC Logon Start.

How do I remove NFC Connection Utility?

You can uninstall NFC Connection Utility 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/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NFC Connection Utility, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: 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 NFC Connection Utility.

Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Distribution by countryGeography

40.76% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 40.76%
  Italy 5.20%
  Germany 4.60%
  United Kingdom 4.53%
  Canada 3.64%
  France 3.12%
  Mexico 2.52%
  Brazil 2.45%
  India 2.15%
  Australia 1.93%
  Spain 1.71%
  Netherlands 1.71%
  Belgium 1.48%
  Austria 1.34%

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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