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Should I remove VAIO FW screensaver?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
18% remove it82% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #25,575
Reach 0.0067%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 1.97 days
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Average installed length: 30.52 days


VersionDistribution 100.00%

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VAIO FW screensaver

What is VAIO FW screensaver?

This is the screensaver that is included with the software and driver for the VAIO FW Series of monitors.


VAIO FW screensaver is a program developed by Sony. The main program executable is FW_screensaver.exe. The setup package is about 62.24 MB (65,267,673 bytes) when donwloaded. In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 10. While about 17% of users of VAIO FW screensaver come from Germany, it is also popular in United Kingdom and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vaio-link.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\vaio fw screensavers
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\VAIO FW screensavers\FW_screensaver.exe -prepareUninstall
Estimated size: 62.24 MB

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO FW screensaver

Program executable:FW_screensaver.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\vaio fw screensavers\FW_screensaver.exe

How do I remove VAIO FW screensaver?

You can uninstall VAIO FW screensaver 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 FW screensaver, 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 FW screensaver.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win 7 6%
Uninstall it 18%
Keep it 82%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 89.39%
Windows 10 10.61%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 80.77%
Windows 10 Home 6.92%
Windows 7 Professional 6.92%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.31%
Windows 8 Pro 1.54%
Windows 8.1 Pro 0.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

17.27% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 17.27%
  United Kingdom 15.83%
  France 11.51%
  United States 11.51%
  Netherlands 7.19%
  Austria 5.76%
  Greece 5.04%
  Sweden 5.04%
  Belgium 3.60%
  Hungary 3.60%
  Italy 2.88%
  Switzerland 1.44%
  Spain 1.44%
  BA 0.72%

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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