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Should I remove NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide?

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VersionDistribution 100.00%

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What is NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide?

NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide is an interactive user guide designed to help users discover the functionality of the Walkman product. This is an option component and typically installed with the included driver software and can be uninstalled if no longer used.


The primary executable is named WALKMANGuide.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 4.93 MB (5,167,908 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\WALKMAN Guide\NWZ-A840
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{A7C7EF78-3D6D-420F-99D5-1ECD98ECC76F}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 4.93 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide

Program executable:WALKMANGuide.exe
Name:WALKMAN Guide
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\WALKMAN Guide\NWZ-A840\WALKMANGuide.exe
Additional files:
  • WALKMANGuide.exe - WALKMAN Guide
  • setup.exe - NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide
  • ContentTransferSetup.exe - Content Transfer (Content Transfer Installer)
  • SetupLauncher.exe - SetupLauncher
  • lame.exe
  • lame_enc.dll
  • setup_xrecode2_1.0.0.172_full.exe - xrecode II (xrecode II Setup)

How do I remove NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide?

You can uninstall NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide 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 NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide, 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 NWZ-A840 WALKMAN Guide.

Win 7 (SP1) 64%
Win 7 2%
Uninstall it 10%
Keep it 90%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 65.45%
Windows Vista 14.55%
Windows 10 10.91%
Windows XP 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 42.59%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 14.81%
Windows 7 Professional 12.96%
Windows 7 Ultimate 11.11%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.41%
Windows 8.1 3.70%

Distribution by countryGeography

29.31% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 29.31%
  United Kingdom 25.86%
  France 8.62%
  United States 8.62%
  Switzerland 3.45%
  Italy 3.45%
  Sweden 3.45%
  Austria 1.72%
  Australia 1.72%
  Belgium 1.72%
  Ireland 1.72%
  India 1.72%
  Japan 1.72%
  Norway 1.72%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 20.93%
Dell 13.95%
Acer 13.95%
Sony 11.63%
ASUS 9.30%
Medion 9.30%
Samsung 4.65%
Intel 2.33%
American Megatrends 2.33%
Common models
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 4.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7502 4.17%
MEDIONPC MS-7046 2.08%
Medion P8614 2.08%
MEDION P7612 2.08%
HP-Pavilion WE174AA-ABU s... 2.08%

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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