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4% remove it96% keep it
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VersionDistribution 32.73% 29.09% 9.09% 29.09%

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VAIO Information FLOW


VAIO Information FLOW 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 vaioif.exe. The setup package generally installs about 25 files and is usually about 34.27 MB (35,938,047 bytes). Relative to the overall usage of users who have this installed on their PCs, most are running Windows Vista (SP2) and Windows XP. While about 21% of users of VAIO Information FLOW come from United Kingdom, it is also popular in France and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Information FLOW
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{2
Estimated size: 34.27 MB
Language: French (France)

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Information FLOW

Program executable:vaioif.exe
Name:VAIO Information FLOW
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\vaio information flow\vaioif.exe
Additional files:
  • SonyCDDetectSS.dll - SonyCDDetectSS Module
  • SonyCDWriterSS.dll - SonyCDWriterSS Module
  • VAIOIFSetting.exe - VAIO Information FLOW (VAIOIFSetting)
  • VAIOIFSetting_deu.dll
  • VAIOIFSetting_fra.dll - VAIOIFSetting_gbr.dll
  • VAIOIFSetting_gbr.dll
  • VAIOIFSetting_ita.dll
  • VzImport.exe - VzImport
  • Wakeup.exe
  • Frn.dll - Sony Corporation Frn (Frn DLL)
  • Frnu.dll
  • PrimoWriterSS.dll - PrimoWriterSS Module
  • SaCdaPlay.dll - VAIO Entertainment (Play CDDA)
  • SaDsPlay.dll - DirectShow Audio Player
  • SaId3parser.dll - SaId3parser
  • SaWma.dll - WMA File Class
  • VzCs.dll - VzCs Manager
  • VzMp4Parser.dll - MP4 File Parser
  • VolumeCtrl.dll - LifeFLOW
  • PRIMOSDK.DLL (by VERITAS Software) - Prassi PrimoSDK (Primo Software Development Kit)

How do I remove VAIO Information FLOW?

Quickly and completely remove VAIO Information FLOW from your computer by downloading "Should I Remove It?", its 100% FREE and installs in seconds (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall VAIO Information FLOW 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 VAIO Information FLOW, 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 VAIO Information FLOW.

Win Vista (SP2) 49%
Win Vista 5%
Uninstall it 4%
Keep it 96%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 54.55%
Windows XP 36.36%
Windows 7 9.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 45.28%
Microsoft Windows XP 35.85%
Windows Vista Business 9.43%
Windows 7 Ultimate 5.66%
Windows 7 Home Premium 3.77%

Distribution by countryGeography

21.05% of installs come from United Kingdom
Which countries install it?
  United Kingdom 21.05%
  France 19.30%
  Germany 17.54%
  Italy 10.53%
  United States 8.77%
  Spain 5.26%
  Portugal 3.51%
  Netherlands 3.51%
  Ireland 3.51%
  Sweden 1.75%
  Austria 1.75%
  Czech Republic 1.75%
  Poland 1.75%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Sony 98.18%
Hewlett-Packard 1.82%
Common models
Sony VGN-N21Z_W 10.00%
Sony VGN-AR31E 6.00%
Sony VGN-FE48M 6.00%
Sony VGN-AR21S 6.00%
Sony VGN-FE41M 6.00%
Sony VGN-FE31M 4.00%

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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