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What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #20,191
United States Rank #20,974
Reach 0.0108%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 91.71 days
500.95 days >
Average installed length: 263.21 days

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Setting Utility Series

What is Setting Utility Series?

This utility applies some default settings to various VAIO applications. These drivers/utilities come already preinstalled on your VAIO computer. If you are still using the originally preinstalled Operating System, you can reinstall any of these drivers/utilities by using the Vaio Recovery Center program on your VAIO computer. These drivers/utilities are not updated versions. If you are looking for updated drivers/utilities, please visit the "Updates" section of this website or use the VAIO Update program if your computer has this functionality.


The primary executable is named VCCPointingDevice.exe. The setup package generally installs about 29 files and is usually about 2.44 MB (2,557,203 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.sony.co.uk
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\Setting Utility Series
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\engine\6\INTEL3~1\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{59452470-A902-
Estimated size: 2.44 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by Setting Utility Series

Program executable:VCCPointingDevice.exe
Name:Setting Utility Series
Path:C:\Program Files\SONY\Setting Utility Series\VCCPointingDevice.exe
Additional files:
  • KBDBacklightChecker.dll - Setting Utility Series
  • SBMsg.exe
  • SBRes.dll
  • SUSRes.dll
  • VCCAutoDimmer.exe
  • VCCAVDock.exe
  • VCCBootSequence.exe
  • VCCCheker.dll
  • VCCDocumentZoom.exe
  • VCCDVDButton.exe
  • VCCExternalOutput.exe
  • VCCKBDBacklight.exe
  • VCCMegaBass.exe
  • VCCMonitorOff.exe
  • VCCPerformance.exe
  • VCCPointingDevice.exe
  • VCCPrinter.exe
  • VCCResolution.exe
  • VCCSpecialButton.exe
  • VCCTouchPanel.exe
  • Frn.dll - Sony Corporation Frn (Frn DLL)
  • SNSAPIs.dll - Sony Notebook Setup (Sony Notebook Setup API Library)
  • InstantRes.dll - InstantOn.exe (InstantOn)

How do I remove Setting Utility Series?

You can uninstall Setting Utility Series 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 Setting Utility Series, 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 Setting Utility Series.

Win XP 81%
Win 10 0%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows XP 86.79%
Windows 7 12.26%
Windows Vista 0.47%
Windows 10 0.47%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Microsoft Windows XP 86.89%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.88%
Windows 7 Professional 2.91%
Windows 7 Enterprise 0.49%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.49%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.37% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 38.37%
  United Kingdom 9.39%
  France 7.35%
  Germany 6.12%
  Italy 5.31%
  Canada 2.86%
  Spain 2.86%
  Japan 2.45%
  Netherlands 2.45%
  Brazil 2.04%
  Taiwan 2.04%
  Austria 1.63%
  Iran 1.22%
  Portugal 1.22%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 98.63%
Dell 1.37%
Common models
Sony VPCW11S1E 3.03%
Sony VGN-N130G 2.27%
Sony VGN-N11S_W 2.27%
Sony VGN-FS485B 2.27%
Sony VGN-FS315H 2.27%
Sony VGN-A397XP 1.52%

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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