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Should I remove VAIO Movie Story Template Data?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
3% remove it97% keep it
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How common is it?
Global Rank #1,933
United States Rank #3,105
Reach 0.3425%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.70 days
345.21 days >
Average installed length: 181.38 days


VersionDistribution 7.02% 9.18% 2.03% 0.25% 17.20% 6.90% 5.57% 19.92% 8.10% 0.61% 8.70% 1.93% 5.98% 2.21% 2.52% 1.88%

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VAIO Movie Story Template Data

What is VAIO Movie Story Template Data?

VAIO Movie Story is an application which allows to easily create a high-quality movie with a theme and soundtrack, based on imported video and pictures. VAIO Movie Story is an editing application for creating photo slideshows, home movies, and video projects. VAIO Movie Story has a wide array of templates to choose from. Some of the categories include weddings, birthdays, sports, and travel. There are six templates to choose from under each category.

About  (from Sony)

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 turning video memories into movie excitement. Operation is fun...  Read more


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 69 files and is usually about 400.39 MB (419,842,240 bytes).

This program is pre-installed on the PC

Pre-installed software such as this is usually included by default on the manufacturer's PC. Many OEM (original equipment manufacture) software that is included with a new PC is useful and in many cases required for the PC to function properly as in the case of various software drivers. However, some pre-installed software is optional and can be safely removed.
Some users and experts alike have reported that this program is considered bloatware or bundleware. Such software is optional and can be safely removed if you do not utilize the features of the progam.
Sony has been criticized for loading its VAIO laptops with bloatware, or ineffective and unrequested software that supposedly allows the user to immediately use the laptop for multimedia purposes. Sony also offers a Fresh start option in some countries which allows a new computer to be shipped only with a basic Windows operating system and very little trial software pre-installed.
  • It is usually licensed for use only on the Sony PC on which it was pre-installed.
  • It sometimes difficult for users to remove via the 'Uninstall a Program' feature in Windows.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.vaio-link.com
Installation folder: C:\ProgramData\Sony Corporation\VAIO Movie Story\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{6FA8BA2C-052B-4072-B8E2-2302C268BE9E}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 400.39 MB
Language: English

Program filesFiles installed by VAIO Movie Story Template Data

Program executable:vmstory.exe
Path:C:\Program Files\sony\vaio movie story\vmstory.exe
Additional files:
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J01.dll - VAIO Movie Story (DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J01)
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J02.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J02
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J03
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J04
  • DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J05.dll - DefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J05
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A01.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A01
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A03
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A04
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A06.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A06
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B01.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B01
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B02.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B02
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B03
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B04
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B06.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B06
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C01.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C01
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C03
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C04
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C06.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C06
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D01.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D01
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D03
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D04
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D05.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D05
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E01.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E01
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E02.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E02
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E04.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E04
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E05.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E05
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E06.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E06
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F02.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F02
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F03.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F03
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F05.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMask_F05
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMaskVMS.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMaskVMS
  • DefSdkVideoTransitionMaskVMS2.dll - DefSdkVideoTransitionMaskVMS2
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J01.dll - OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J01
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J02.dll - OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J02
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J03.dll - OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J03
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J04.dll - OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J04
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J05.dll - OldDefSdkVideoTransition3DMask_J05
  • sonymvd2.dll - Sony Software Codec DLL
  • TLibU.dll - TLib
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A01.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A03.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A04.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_A06.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B01.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B02.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B03.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B04.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_B06.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C01.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C03.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C04.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_C06.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D01.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D03.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D04.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_D05.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E01.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E02.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E04.dll
  • OldDefSdkVideoTransitionMask_E05.dll

How do I remove VAIO Movie Story Template Data?

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

Uninstall it 3%
Keep it 97%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 77.20%
Windows Vista 14.87%
Windows 10 7.77%
Windows XP 0.16%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 67.92%
Windows Vista Home Premiu... 13.05%
Windows 10 Home 5.86%
Windows 7 Professional 4.16%
Windows 7 Home Basic 2.86%
Windows 7 Ultimate 2.48%

Distribution by countryGeography

28.50% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 28.50%
  United Kingdom 9.92%
  Germany 8.44%
  Italy 5.57%
  France 4.32%
  Canada 4.12%
  Japan 2.73%
  Spain 2.65%
  Netherlands 2.53%
  India 2.31%
  Iran 2.28%
  Belgium 1.84%
  Brazil 1.83%
  Mexico 1.43%

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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