82,399,351 programs installed

Should I remove NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
Overall Sentiment
What do people think about it?
(click star to rate)
How common is it?
Global Rank #14,889
United States Rank #15,887
Reach 0.0216%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 80.76 days
744.25 days >
Average installed length: 391.05 days


1.0.00 100.00%

Typically installed together

Other programs by Sony

NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide

What is NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide?

NWZ-E470 E570 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.


A scheduled task is added to Windows Task Scheduler in order to launch the program at various scheduled times (the schedule varies depending on the version). The main program executable is WALKMANGuide.exe. The software installer includes 7 files and is usually about 5.67 MB (5,947,213 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\WALKMAN Guide\NWZ-E470
Uninstaller: MsiExec.exe /X{F3448416-D3D7-4DBA-B982-4AEB064D9473}
(The Windows Installer is used for the installation, maintenance, and removal.)
Estimated size: 5.67 MB

Program filesFiles installed by NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide

Program executable:WALKMANGuide.exe
Name:WALKMAN Guide
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\WALKMAN Guide\NWZ-E470\WALKMANGuide.exe
Additional files:
  • WALKMANGuide.exe - WALKMAN Guide
  • setup.exe - NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide
  • SetupLauncher.exe - Software setup
  • MediaGo_WM.exe (by Sony Network Entertainment International) - Sony Network Entertainment International LLC Installer (Installer)
  • CreateMinidumpx86.exe (by Sony Network Entertainment International) - Sony Network Entertainment International LLC Error Reporting Client (Error Reporting Minidump file creator)
  • ErrorReportClient.exe

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task
  • WALKMANGuide.exe is scheduled as a task with the class '{D61807F3-A95B-4920-8769-B4C51859CDD6}' (runs on registration).

How do I remove NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide?

Quickly and completely remove NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall NWZ-E470 E570 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: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide, 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 NWZ-E470 E570 WALKMAN Guide.

Win 7 (SP1) 68%
Win 7 0%
Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 69.97%
Windows 8 15.18%
Windows Vista 8.25%
Windows XP 6.60%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 50.17%
Windows 7 Professional 12.96%
Microsoft Windows XP 6.64%
Windows 8.1 6.64%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 6.31%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.65%

Distribution by countryGeography

33.04% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 33.04%
  Germany 18.71%
  United Kingdom 10.23%
  Canada 8.48%
  France 5.85%
  Italy 3.80%
  Austria 2.05%
  Sweden 1.75%
  Brazil 1.46%
  Spain 1.46%
  Australia 1.17%
  Belgium 0.88%
  Finland 0.88%
  Ireland 0.88%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 27.27%
Acer 21.39%
Dell 16.58%
ASUS 8.56%
Samsung 5.88%
Toshiba 4.81%
Medion 4.28%
Lenovo 2.67%
American Megatrends 2.14%
Intel 1.07%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.23%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.23%
Dell Vostro 230 2.42%
HP G62 Notebook PC 2.42%
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 2.42%

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


user comment
No one has commented yet. Help others learn more about this software, share your comments.