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Should I remove VAIO Movie Story?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
12% remove it88% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #4,723
United States Rank #4,891
Reach 0.1105%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 18.34 days
540.93 days >
Average installed length: 284.22 days


VersionDistribution 25.49% 28.76% 6.06% 0.92% 8.22% 9.46% 0.28% 6.71% 7.90% 6.20%

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VAIO Movie Story

What is VAIO Movie Story?  (from Sony)

Vacation trips. Wedding ceremonies. School sports events. Memorable videos are keepsakes to treasure and share. Isn't it a waste to keep these images stored away — because you think video editing is too difficult? No more. VAIO Movie Story brings you brilliant new software for easy movie creation, so you can enjoy turn...  Read more


VAIO Movie Story 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 vmstory.exe. The setup package generally installs about 24 files and is usually about 57.15 MB (59,927,487 bytes). 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 43% of users of VAIO Movie Story come from the United States, it is also popular in United Kingdom and Germany.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: esupport.sony.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Sony\VAIO Movie Story
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{B25563A0-41F4-4A81-A6C1-6DBC0911B1F3}\setup.exe -runfromtemp -l0x0009 -removeonly
Estimated size: 57.15 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Movie Story

Program executable:vmstory.exe
Name:VAIO Movie Story
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\vaio movie story\vmstory.exe
Additional files:
  • DataSource.dll - VAIO Movie Story (DataSource Dynamic Link Library)
  • DefSdkAudioEffectVolume.dll - Effect Volume
  • DefSdkVideoEffectMZR.dll - MZR Effect
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionCrossFade.dll - Transition CrossFade
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionText.dll - Transition Text
  • EngineFacade.dll - EngineFacade Dynamic Link Library
  • EngineFacadeIF.dll - Engine Facade Interface
  • FileSelect.dll - Engine Facade Music Select
  • MusicDataAccess.dll - Engine Facade Music Access
  • MusicDataAccessIF.dll
  • MusicDataSource.dll - Engine Facade Music Data Source
  • VMStoryLaunch.exe
  • PreviewControls.dll - PreviewControls
  • PbServiceCore.dll - PbServiceCore
  • sonymvd2.dll - Sony Software Codec DLL
  • PbControls.dll - PbControls
  • PbResource.dll - PbResource
  • PbAreas.dll - PbAreas
  • PbCore.dll - PbCore
  • TLibU.dll - TLib
  • DefSdkVideoEffectSepiaMono.dll
  • libmmd.dll (by Intel) - Intel(r) C Compiler, Intel(r) C++ Compiler, Intel(r) Fortran Compiler (Math Library for Intel(r) Compilers (thread-safe))
  • libguide40.dll (by Intel) - Intel(R) OMP Runtime Library

How do I remove VAIO Movie Story?

You can uninstall VAIO Movie Story 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 Movie Story, 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 Movie Story.

Win 7 (SP1) 44%
Win XP 0%
Uninstall it 12%
Keep it 88%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 47.82%
Windows Vista 46.81%
Windows 10 5.27%
Windows XP 0.09%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 41.40%
Windows 7 Home Premium 39.44%
Windows 7 Ultimate 4.15%
Windows 7 Professional 3.36%
Windows 10 Home 3.17%
Windows Vista Business 1.91%

Distribution by countryGeography

42.64% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 42.64%
  United Kingdom 9.36%
  Germany 6.28%
  Italy 4.24%
  Canada 4.16%
  France 3.43%
  Japan 2.70%
  Spain 2.23%
  Mexico 2.16%
  Netherlands 2.00%
  Brazil 1.66%
  Iran 1.62%
  Belgium 1.35%
  Greece 1.08%

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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