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Should I remove VAIO Content Folder Setting?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
19% remove it81% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #6,618
United States Rank #4,974
Reach 0.0667%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 7.31 days
215.52 days >
Average installed length: 113.24 days


VersionDistribution 14.76% 0.15% 15.83% 19.86% 14.69% 7.69% 15.07% 11.95%

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VAIO Content Folder Setting


VAIO Content Folder Setting is a software program developed by Sony. It is typically pre-installed with most new Sony computers. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named VAIO Content Folder Setting.exe. The setup package generally installs about 35 files and is usually about 7.58 MB (7,943,309 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows 7 (SP1). While about 62% of users of VAIO Content Folder Setting come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Canada.

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Content Folder Setting
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{23825B69-36DF-4DAD-9CFD-118D11D80F16}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 7.58 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Content Folder Setting

Program executable:VAIO Content Folder Setting.exe
Name:VAIO Content Folder Setting
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Content Folder Setting\VAIO Content Folder Setting.exe
Additional files:
  • NASManager.dll - VAIO Content Folder Setting
  • VAIO Content Folder Setting.exe
  • VCFSLib.dll
  • folderdll.dll
  • panel.dll
  • Interop.SonyVzFw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SonyVzFw'.

How do I remove VAIO Content Folder Setting?

You can uninstall VAIO Content Folder Setting 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 VAIO Content Folder Setting, 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 VAIO Content Folder Setting.

Win Vista (SP2) 70%
Win XP 1%
Uninstall it 19%
Keep it 81%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 82.93%
Windows 7 14.34%
Windows 10 2.12%
Windows XP 0.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 73.94%
Windows 7 Home Premium 9.51%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.33%
Windows Vista Business 3.71%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.86%
Windows Vista Home Basic 1.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

62.08% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 62.08%
  United Kingdom 5.27%
  Canada 4.01%
  Germany 3.95%
  Japan 2.69%
  Mexico 2.06%
  Italy 1.72%
  France 1.66%
  Iran 1.55%
  Spain 1.20%
  Belgium 1.03%
  India 0.97%
  Netherlands 0.97%
  Brazil 0.86%

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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