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What percent of users and experts removed it?
21% remove it79% keep it
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VersionDistribution 48.94% 51.06%

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VAIO Guide


VAIO Guide is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named VGuide.exe. The setup package is about 10.29 MB (10,788,157 bytes) when donwloaded. Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows 7 (SP1) and Windows Vista (SP2). While about 39% of users of VAIO Guide come from Germany, it is also popular in France and Spain.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Guide
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{326DC400-1FC4-4D7D-946D-06D1EAB93200}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0010 -removeonly
Estimated size: 10.29 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Guide

Program executable:VGuide.exe
Name:Guida VAIO
Path:C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Guide\VGuide.exe
  • VGuide.exe - VAIO Einführung

How do I remove VAIO Guide?

You can uninstall VAIO 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 VAIO 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 VAIO Guide.

Win 7 (SP1) 47%
Win 10 2%
Uninstall it 21%
Keep it 79%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 51.06%
Windows Vista 46.81%
Windows 10 2.13%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 36.36%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 25.00%
Windows Vista Business 11.36%
Windows 7 Professional 9.09%
Windows 7 Ultimate 9.09%
Windows Vista Ultimate 6.82%

Distribution by countryGeography

38.64% of installs come from Germany
Which countries install it?
  Germany 38.64%
  France 13.64%
  Spain 13.64%
  Italy 11.36%
  United States 9.09%
  Austria 4.55%
  MA 2.27%
  Switzerland 2.27%
  Netherlands 2.27%
  United Kingdom 2.27%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 91.30%
Samsung 2.17%
Hewlett-Packard 2.17%
Dell 2.17%
ASUS 2.17%
Common models
Sony VGN-SR21M_S 9.30%
Sony VGN-Z11WN_B 6.98%
Sony VGC-LV1S 6.98%
Sony VGN-AW11M_H 6.98%
Sony VGN-AW11Z_B 4.65%
Sony VGN-FW11M 4.65%

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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