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Should I remove VAIO Media Registration Tool?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
23% remove it77% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #10,894
United States Rank #7,377
Reach 0.0318%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 13.26 days
391.23 days >
Average installed length: 205.56 days


6.0.10 81.31%
6.0.00 18.69%

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VAIO Media Registration Tool 6.0

What is VAIO Media Registration Tool?  (from Sony)

Used for egistering VAIO media client to the VAIO Media Server. VAIO Media only allows registered computers on the network to gain access to the content of VAIO Media Server. There are two types of registration - manual and automatic.


VAIO Media Registration Tool 6.0 is a software program developed by Sony. The most common release is 6.0.10, with over 98% of all installations currently using this version. The primary executable is named vmpclient.exe. The setup package generally installs about 8 files and is usually about 2.09 MB (2,189,446 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 69% of users of VAIO Media Registration Tool come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Japan.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vaio-link.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Media Registration Tool
Uninstaller: RunDll32 C:\Program Files1\COMMON~1\INSTAL~1\PROFES~1\RunTime\11\50\Intel32\Ctor.dll,LaunchSetup "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{A
Estimated size: 2.09 MB
Language: Italian

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Media Registration Tool 6.0

Program executable:vmpclient.exe
VAIO Media Registration Tool
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\vaio media registration tool\vmpclient.exe
Additional files:
  • UPnPCtrl.dll - Sony UPnPCtrl Library
  • VmpSecC.dll - VmpSecC
  • VmpClientRes.dll - VmpClient (VAIO Media Client registry tool)
  • VmpClientResUi1.dll

How do I remove VAIO Media Registration Tool?

You can uninstall VAIO Media Registration Tool 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 Media Registration Tool 6.0, 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 Media Registration Tool.

Win Vista (SP2) 69%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 23%
Keep it 77%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows Vista 84.44%
Windows 7 12.86%
Windows 10 2.22%
Windows XP 0.48%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 71.64%
Windows Vista Business 8.85%
Windows 7 Home Premium 6.39%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.92%
Windows Vista Ultimate 2.30%
Windows 7 Professional 1.97%

Distribution by countryGeography

68.92% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 68.92%
  United Kingdom 4.42%
  Japan 2.44%
  Canada 2.33%
  Germany 2.33%
  Italy 2.10%
  Mexico 2.10%
  Spain 1.51%
  Netherlands 1.16%
  Iran 0.93%
  Austria 0.58%
  Belgium 0.58%
  Brazil 0.58%
  Indonesia 0.58%

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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